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Uganda
RegionSub-Saharan Africa
Income CategoryLow income
Population41,487,965
GNI per Capita (USD)660
City CoveredKampala
Doing Business 2017 Rank*** Doing Business 2018 Rank*** Change in Rank***
115122-7
Doing Business 2017 DTF**Doing Business 2018 DTF**
Change in DTF**
(% points)
56.5256.94 0.42

Doing Business Ranking Overview

Rankings***
Topics
DB 2018 Rank*** DB 2018 DTF ** DB 2017 DTF** Change in DTF (% points)
Overall 122 56.94 56.52 0.42
Starting a Business 165 72.25 71.30 0.95
Dealing with Construction Permits 148 58.37 57.11 1.26
Getting Electricity 173 34.11 32.28 1.83
Registering Property 124 54.99 55.81 -0.82
Getting Credit 55 65.00 65.00 0
Protecting Minority Investors 108 50.00 50.00 0
Paying Taxes 84 73.10 73.10 0
Trading Across Borders 127 62.08 60.62 1.46
Enforcing Contracts 64 60.60 60.60 0
Resolving Insolvency 113 38.94 39.40 -0.46
*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)