Jamaica - Start up procedures to register a business

Start-up procedures to register a business (number)

The value for Start-up procedures to register a business (number) in Jamaica was 6.00 as of 2012. As the graph below shows, over the past 9 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7.00 in 2004 and a minimum value of 6.00 in 2005.

Definition: Start-up procedures are those required to start a business, including interactions to obtain necessary permits and licenses and to complete all inscriptions, verifications, and notifications to start operations. Data are for businesses with specific characteristics of ownership, size, and type of production.

Source: World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).

See also:

Year Value
2003 7.00
2004 7.00
2005 6.00
2006 6.00
2007 6.00
2008 6.00
2009 6.00
2010 6.00
2011 6.00
2012 6.00


Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Business environment