Jamaica - Time required to start a business
Time required to start a business (days)
Time required to start a business (days) in Jamaica was 7.00 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 8 years was 31.00 in 2004, while its lowest value was 7.00 in 2011.
Definition: Time required to start a business is the number of calendar days needed to complete the procedures to legally operate a business. If a procedure can be speeded up at additional cost, the fastest procedure, independent of cost, is chosen.
Source: World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).
Sub-Topic: Business environment