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Sierra Leone'
RegionSub-Saharan Africa
Income CategoryLow income
Population6,453,184
GNI per Capita630
City CoveredFreetown
Doing Business 2016 Rank* Doing Business 2017 Rank Change in Rank
145148-3
Doing Business 2016 DTF**
(% points)
Doing Business 2017 DTF**
(% points)
Change in DTF**
(% points)
50.1450.230.089999
Rankings***
Topics
DB 2016 Rank DB 2017 Rank Change in Rank
Starting a Business 99 87 12
Dealing with Construction Permits 134 132 2
Getting Electricity 176 176 0
Registering Property 163 163 0
Getting Credit 152 157 -5
Protecting Minority Investors 85 87 -2
Paying Taxes 84 87 -3
Trading Across Borders 169 169 0
Enforcing Contracts 99 100 -1
Resolving Insolvency 149 148 1
*Last years rankings are adjusted. They are based on 10 topics and reflect data corrections.
**The distance to frontier score shows how far on average an economy is at a point in time from the best performance achieved by any economy on each Doing Business indicator since 2005 or the third year in which data for the indicator were collected. The measure is normalized to range between 0 and 100, with 100 representing the frontier.
***Ranking is World Ranking (189 countries)