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Syria
RegionMiddle East & North Africa
Income CategoryLower middle income
Population18,430,453
GNI per Capita (USD)1,037
City CoveredDamascus
Doing Business 2017 Rank*** Doing Business 2018 Rank*** Change in Rank***
173174-1
Doing Business 2017 DTF**Doing Business 2018 DTF**
Change in DTF**
(% points)
41.47 41.55 0.08

Doing Business Ranking Overview

Rankings***
Topics
DB 2018 Rank*** DB 2018 DTF ** DB 2017 DTF** Change in DTF (% points)
Overall 174 41.55 41.47 0.08
Starting a Business 133 80.43 78.93 1.5
Dealing with Construction Permits 186 0.00 0.00 0
Getting Electricity 153 51.99 51.79 0.2
Registering Property 155 46.88 46.88 0
Getting Credit 173 15.00 15.00 0
Protecting Minority Investors 89 53.33 53.33 0
Paying Taxes 81 73.97 73.97 0
Trading Across Borders 176 29.83 29.83 0
Enforcing Contracts 161 42.58 42.58 0
Resolving Insolvency 163 21.44 21.44 0
*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)