World Bank Country Profile


T
URKEY: 2006

Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Upper Middle Income 

Ease of doing business 93

GNI per capita (US$) 3,750

Population (m) 70.7


Starting a business

 

Procedures (number)

8

Times (days)

9

Cost (% of income per capita)

7.7

Minimum capital (% of income per capita)

20.9

Ease of starting a business (rank)

46

 

 

Dealing with Licenses

 

Procedures (number)

32

Times (days)

232

Cost (%of income per capita)

368.7

Ease of dealing with licenses (rank)

137

 

 

Hiring and firing workers

 

Difficulty of hiring index (0-100)

44

Rigidity of house index (0-100)

80

Difficulty of firing index (0-100)

40

Rigidity of employment index (0-100)

55

Hiring cost (% of salary)

22

Firing cost (weeks of salary)

112

Ease of hiring and firing (rank)

141

 

 

Registering Property

 

Procedures (number)

8

Time (days)

9

Cost (% of property value)

3.2

Ease of registering property (rank)

49

Getting Credit

 

Strength of legal rights index (0-10)

1

Depth of credit information index (0-6)

5

Public registry coverage (% of adults)

4.9

Private bureau coverage (% of adults)

27.6

Ease of getting credit (rank)

103

 

 

Protecting Investors

 

Extent of disclosure index (0-10)

8

Extent of director liability index (0-10)

3

Ease of shareholder suits index (0-10)

4

Strength of investor protection index (0-10)                

5.0

Ease of protecting investors (rank)

75

 

 

Paying Taxes

 

Payments (number)

18

Time (hours per year)

254

Total Tax payable (% of gross profit)

51.1

Ease of paying taxes (rank)

66

 

 

Trading across borders

 

Documents for export (number)

9

Signatures for export (number)

10

Time for export (days)

20

Documents for import (number)

13

Signatures for import (number)

20

Time for import (days)

25

Ease of trading across borders (rank)

95

 

 

Enforcing contracts

 

Procedures (number)

22

Times (days)

330

Cost (%of debt)

12.5

Ease of enforcing contracts (rank)

37

 

 

Closing a business

 

Times (years)

6

Cost (% of estate)

7

Recovery rate (cents on the dollar)

7.2

Ease of closing a business (rank)

125

 

 


Source: www.worldbank.org