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Senegal
RegionSub-Saharan Africa
Income CategoryLow income
Population15,411,614
GNI per Capita (USD)950
City CoveredDakar
Doing Business 2017 Rank*** Doing Business 2018 Rank*** Change in Rank***
1471407
Doing Business 2017 DTF**Doing Business 2018 DTF**
Change in DTF**
(% points)
49.3153.063.75

Doing Business Ranking Overview

Rankings***
Topics
DB 2018 Rank*** DB 2018 DTF ** DB 2017 DTF** Change in DTF (% points)
Overall 140 53.06 49.31 3.75
Starting a Business 63 89.70 86.07 3.63
Dealing with Construction Permits 145 59.11 58.81 0.3
Getting Electricity 118 60.76 44.51 16.25
Registering Property 121 55.41 49.60 5.81
Getting Credit 142 30.00 30.00 0
Protecting Minority Investors 138 41.67 41.67 0
Paying Taxes 178 40.79 37.79 3
Trading Across Borders 135 60.85 60.85 0
Enforcing Contracts 142 48.15 43.10 5.05
Resolving Insolvency 91 44.12 40.74 3.38
*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)