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Afghanistan AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data was reported at 1.000 NA in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 1.000 NA for Dec 2016. Afghanistan’s AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data is updated yearly, averaging 1.000 NA from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1.000 NA in 2017 and a record low of 1.000 NA in 2017. Afghanistan’s AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Disclosure index measures the extent to which investors are protected through disclosure of ownership and financial information. The index ranges from 0 to 10, with higher values indicating more disclosure.; ; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; Unweighted average; Data are presented for the survey year instead of publication year.

Last

1.000

2017
Previous

1.000

2016
Min

1.000

2017
Max

1.000

2017
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.000

2017

1.000

2016

1.000

2017

1.000

2017

NA

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

Series Details
Series ID

264360902

Name

Afghanistan AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

1.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

1.000

Max
2017

1.000

Min
2017

1.000

Previous observation
2016

1.000

Last observation
2017

1.000

Number of Observations

13

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Afghanistan AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection

2008 - 2014 | Yearly | Day | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection data was reported at 111.300 Day in Dec 2014. This records an increase from the previous number of 45.800 Day for Dec 2008. Afghanistan’s AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection data is updated yearly, averaging 78.550 Day from Dec 2008 to 2014, with 2 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 111.300 Day in 2014 and a record low of 45.800 Day in 2008. Afghanistan’s AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Delay in obtaining an electrical connection is the average wait, in days, experienced to obtain an electrical connection from the day an establishment applies for it to the day it receives the service.; ; World Bank, Enterprise Surveys (http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/).; Unweighted average;

Last

111.300

2014
Previous

45.800

2008
Min

45.800

2008
Max

111.300

2014
Unit

Day

Frequency

yearly

Range

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

111.300

2014

45.800

2008

45.800

2008

111.300

2014

Day

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection

Series Details
Series ID

296802502

Name

Afghanistan AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Day

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2008

Last Date

2014

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

78.550

Variance

2,145.125

Standard deviation

46.315

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.590

Median

78.550

Max
2014

111.300

Min
2008

45.800

Previous observation
2008

45.800

Last observation
2014

111.300

Number of Observations

2

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Afghanistan AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High

2013 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High data was reported at 0.000 NA in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 0.000 NA for Dec 2016. Afghanistan’s AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High data is updated yearly, averaging 0.000 NA from Dec 2013 to 2017, with 5 observations. Afghanistan’s AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Depth of credit information index measures rules affecting the scope, accessibility, and quality of credit information available through public or private credit registries. The index ranges from 0 to 8, with higher values indicating the availability of more credit information, from either a public registry or a private bureau, to facilitate lending decisions.; ; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; Unweighted average; Data are presented for the survey year instead of publication year. Data before 2013 are not comparable with data from 2013 onward due to methodological changes.

Last

0.000

2017
Previous

0.000

2016
Min

0.000

-
Max

0.000

-
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2013 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.000

2017

0.000

2016

0.000

-

0.000

-

NA

yearly

2013 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High

Series Details
Series ID

264426202

Name

Afghanistan AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2013

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

0.000

Max
2018

0.000

Min
2018

0.000

Previous observation
2016

0.000

Last observation
2017

0.000

Number of Observations

5

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Afghanistan AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier

2015 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data was reported at 36.190 NA in Dec 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 37.990 NA for Dec 2016. Afghanistan’s AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data is updated yearly, averaging 37.990 NA from Dec 2015 to 2017, with 3 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 38.310 NA in 2015 and a record low of 36.190 NA in 2017. Afghanistan’s AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Distance to frontier score illustrates the distance of an economy to the 'frontier,' which represents the best performance observed on each Doing Business topic across all economies and years included since 2005. An economy's distance to frontier is indicated on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 represents the lowest performance and 100 the frontier. For example, a score of 75 in 2012 means an economy was 25 percentage points away from the frontier constructed from the best performances across all economies and across time. A score of 80 in 2013 would indicate the economy is improving.; ; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; Unweighted average; Data are presented for the survey year instead of publication year. Data before 2013 are not comparable with data from 2013 onward due to methodological changes.

Last

36.190

2017
Previous

37.990

2016
Min

36.190

2017
Max

38.310

2015
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2015 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

36.190

2017

37.990

2016

36.190

2017

38.310

2015

NA

yearly

2015 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier

Series Details
Series ID

359203467

Name

Afghanistan AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2015

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

37.497

Variance

1.306

Standard deviation

1.143

Skewness

-1.581

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.030

Median

37.990

Max
2015

38.310

Min
2017

36.190

Previous observation
2016

37.990

Last observation
2017

36.190

Number of Observations

3

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Afghanistan AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations

2017 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations data was reported at 183.000 NA in Dec 2017. Afghanistan’s AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations data is updated yearly, averaging 183.000 NA from Dec 2017 to 2017, with 1 observations. Afghanistan’s AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank.WDI: Business Environment. Ease of doing business ranks economies from 1 to 190, with first place being the best. A high ranking (a low numerical rank) means that the regulatory environment is conducive to business operation. The index averages the country's percentile rankings on 10 topics covered in the World Bank's Doing Business. The ranking on each topic is the simple average of the percentile rankings on its component indicators.; ; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; ; Data are presented for the survey year instead of publication year. Data before 2013 are not comparable with data from 2013 onward due to methodological changes.

Last

183.000

2017
Previous

0.000

-
Min

0.000

-
Max

0.000

-
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2017 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

183.000

2017

0.000

-

0.000

-

0.000

-

NA

yearly

2017 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations

Series Details
Series ID

264380902

Name

Afghanistan AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2017

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

183.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

183.000

Max
2018

0.000

Min
2018

0.000

Previous observation
2018

0.000

Last observation
2017

183.000

Number of Observations

1

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Afghanistan AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms

2008 - 2014 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms data was reported at 34.000 % in Dec 2014. This records an increase from the previous number of 28.800 % for Dec 2008. Afghanistan’s AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms data is updated yearly, averaging 31.400 % from Dec 2008 to 2014, with 2 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 34.000 % in 2014 and a record low of 28.800 % in 2008. Afghanistan’s AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank.WDI: Business Environment. Firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials is the percentage of firms that answered positively to the question 'was a gift or informal payment expected or requested during a meeting with tax officials?'; ; World Bank, Enterprise Surveys (http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/).; Unweighted average;

Last

34.000

2014
Previous

28.800

2008
Min

28.800

2008
Max

34.000

2014
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

34.000

2014

28.800

2008

28.800

2008

34.000

2014

%

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms

Series Details
Series ID

296879102

Name

Afghanistan AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2008

Last Date

2014

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

31.400

Variance

13.520

Standard deviation

3.677

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.117

Median

31.400

Max
2014

34.000

Min
2008

28.800

Previous observation
2008

28.800

Last observation
2014

34.000

Number of Observations

2

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Afghanistan AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms

2008 - 2014 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms data was reported at 70.400 % in Dec 2014. This records a decrease from the previous number of 74.000 % for Dec 2008. Afghanistan’s AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms data is updated yearly, averaging 72.200 % from Dec 2008 to 2014, with 2 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 74.000 % in 2008 and a record low of 70.400 % in 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Percent of firms experiencing electrical outages during the previous fiscal year.; ; World Bank, Enterprise Surveys (http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/).; Unweighted average;

Last

70.400

2014
Previous

74.000

2008
Min

70.400

2014
Max

74.000

2008
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

70.400

2014

74.000

2008

70.400

2014

74.000

2008

%

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms

Series Details
Series ID

398039387

Name

Afghanistan AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2008

Last Date

2014

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

72.200

Variance

6.480

Standard deviation

2.546

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.035

Median

72.200

Max
2008

74.000

Min
2014

70.400

Previous observation
2008

74.000

Last observation
2014

70.400

Number of Observations

2

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Afghanistan AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 0.000 % in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 0.000 % for Dec 2016. Afghanistan’s AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 0.000 % from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 observations. Afghanistan’s AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Labor tax and contributions is the amount of taxes and mandatory contributions on labor paid by the business.; ; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; Unweighted average; Data are presented for the survey year instead of publication year.

Last

0.000

2017
Previous

0.000

2016
Min

0.000

-
Max

0.000

-
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.000

2017

0.000

2016

0.000

-

0.000

-

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits

Series Details
Series ID

296891302

Name

Afghanistan AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

0.000

Max
2018

0.000

Min
2018

0.000

Previous observation
2016

0.000

Last observation
2017

0.000

Number of Observations

13

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Afghanistan AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 71.400 % in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 47.900 % for Dec 2016. Afghanistan’s AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 35.800 % from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 71.400 % in 2017 and a record low of 35.600 % in 2013. Afghanistan’s AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Other taxes payable by businesses include the amounts paid for property taxes, turnover taxes, and other small taxes such as municipal fees and vehicle and fuel taxes.; ; World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/).; Unweighted average; Data are presented for the survey year instead of publication year.

Last

71.400

2017
Previous

47.900

2016
Min

35.600

2013
Max

71.400

2017
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

71.400

2017

47.900

2016

35.600

2013

71.400

2017

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits

Series Details
Series ID

296912902

Name

Afghanistan AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

39.500

Variance

103.002

Standard deviation

10.149

Skewness

3.063

Kurtosis

9.621

Coefficient variation

0.257

Median

35.800

Max
2017

71.400

Min
2013

35.600

Previous observation
2016

47.900

Last observation
2017

71.400

Number of Observations

13

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Afghanistan AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month

2008 - 2014 | Yearly | Unit | World Bank

Afghanistan’s AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month data was reported at 11.500 Unit in Dec 2014. This records a decrease from the previous number of 15.000 Unit for Dec 2008. Afghanistan’s AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month data is updated yearly, averaging 13.250 Unit from Dec 2008 to 2014, with 2 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 15.000 Unit in 2008 and a record low of 11.500 Unit in 2014. Afghanistan’s AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Afghanistan – Table AF.World Bank: Business Environment. Power outages are the average number of power outages that establishments experience in a typical month.; ; World Bank, Enterprise Surveys (http://www.enterprisesurveys.org/).; Unweighted average;

Last

11.500

2014
Previous

15.000

2008
Min

11.500

2014
Max

15.000

2008
Unit

Unit

Frequency

yearly

Range

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

11.500

2014

15.000

2008

11.500

2014

15.000

2008

Unit

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Afghanistan AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month

Series Details
Series ID

296814802

Name

Afghanistan AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month

Country

Afghanistan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

Unit

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2008

Last Date

2014

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

13.250

Variance

6.125

Standard deviation

2.475

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.187

Median

13.250

Max
2008

15.000

Min
2014

11.500

Previous observation
2008

15.000

Last observation
2014

11.500

Number of Observations

2

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AF: Business Extent of Disclosure Index
AF: Delay in Obtaining An Electrical Connection
AF: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High
AF: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier
AF: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations
AF: Firms Expected to Give Gifts in Meetings with Tax Officials: % of Firms
AF: Firms Experiencing Electrical Outages: % of Firms
AF: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits
AF: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits
AF: Power Outages in Firms in A Typical Month
AF: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits
AF: Strength of Legal Rights Index: 0=Weak To 12=Strong
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