Lowest Access To Private Credit Bureau Coverage By Country
In Lesotho, Nepal, and Sudan, less than 2% of all adults have private credit bureau coverage.
Countries Where Private Credit Bureau Coverage Is Virtually Universal
In many of the world's leading developed economies, virtually all adults have their credit data on file by private credit bureaus.
Countries With The Fewest Prohibitively Expensive Tariffs
None of the top 17 countries listed have tariff lines exceeding the "international peak" rate of 15%.
Largest Increases In Export To Import Ratios Since The Year 2000 By Country
A number of petroleum-rich economies have more than doubled their export-to-import ratios since the year 2000.
Worst Declines In Export To Import Ratios Since The Year 2000 By Country
Gibraltar, Honduras, and South Korea have seen large slides in their trade advantages in the new millennium.
Countries Where The Highest Shares Of Profits Go Into Labor Taxes And Contributions
French firms pay more than half of their total profits towards labor and labor taxes, more than those of any other nation.
Countries Where The Lowest Shares Of Profits Go Into Labor Taxes And Contributions
Less than 1% of profits earned by Burmese and Cambodian businesses go into labor taxes and contributions.
Rescheduling Of Principal On National Debts In Recent Years
Several nations have had millions of dollars of the principal on their respective loans rescheduled in the last several years.
Top Raisin Producing Countries
Turkey and the United States are by far the world's two largest raisin producing nations.
Cheapest Countries To Start A Business Relative To Per Capita GNI
Throughout much of the European Union, registration costs to start a business equate to less than one-third of 1% of per capita GNI.
Countries Requiring The Fewest Procedures To Register Property
The property registration process is minimal in many nations of the European Union and those on the Arabian Peninsula.
Countries With The Most Economic Freedom
As per the 2016 Index Of Economic Freedom, Hong Kong, Singapore, and New Zealand have the highest levels of economic freedom for their people and...
Top Commercial Service Exporting Countries
The United States rendered services valued at $690 Billion to foreign markets in 2015, doubling the second place United Kingdom.
Countries Who Import the Most Food Relative to Merchandise Imports
Developing economies with smaller total import volume, and island nations with a lack of arable land, tend to import larger relative amounts of...
Non-Arabic Countries Where Fuel Exports Comprise Large Shares Of Total Merchandise Exports
The majority of merchandise export revenues in Venezuela, Norway, and Russia are sourced from fuels.
Countries Where Fuel Imports Comprise Large Shares Of Total Imports
Fuels make up more than one-fourth of all imports in Belarus, India, Greece, and Zimbabwe.
Leading Countries Growing Dates (Fresh Date Palm Fruits)
Led by Egypt, Middle Eastern, West Asian, and North African countries grow the most fresh fruits of the date palm tree.
Global Leaders In Merchandise Imports
The United States, China, and Germany each import more than US $1 Trillion in merchandise imports each year.
Countries Registering The Fewest New Businesses Per Capita
Large informal sectors and a lack of entrepreneurial opportunities drive low rates of new business registrations in many countries.