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Jordan
RegionMiddle East & North Africa
Income CategoryLower middle income
Population9,455,802
GNI per Capita (USD)3,920
City CoveredAmman
Doing Business 2017 Rank*** Doing Business 2018 Rank*** Change in Rank***
11810315
Doing Business 2017 DTF**Doing Business 2018 DTF**
Change in DTF**
(% points)
58.2060.582.38

Doing Business Ranking Overview

Rankings***
Topics
DB 2018 Rank*** DB 2018 DTF ** DB 2017 DTF** Change in DTF (% points)
Overall 103 60.58 58.20 2.38
Starting a Business 105 84.40 84.84 -0.44
Dealing with Construction Permits 110 65.74 68.26 -2.52
Getting Electricity 40 83.33 83.52 -0.19
Registering Property 72 66.40 66.41 -0.01
Getting Credit 159 25.00 0.00 25
Protecting Minority Investors 146 40.00 40.00 0
Paying Taxes 97 70.75 70.28 0.47
Trading Across Borders 53 85.93 85.93 0
Enforcing Contracts 118 53.71 52.42 1.29
Resolving Insolvency 146 30.53 30.38 0.15
*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 (190 countries)