Australia Business Environment

Australia AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

2005 - 2019 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data was reported at 8.000 NA in Dec 2019. This stayed constant from the previous number of 8.000 NA for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data is updated yearly, averaging 8.000 NA from Dec 2005 to 2019, with 15 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 8.000 NA in 2019 and a record low of 8.000 NA in 2019. Australia’s AU: 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 Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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2005 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High

2013 - 2019 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High data was reported at 8.000 NA in Dec 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 7.000 NA for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High data is updated yearly, averaging 7.000 NA from Dec 2013 to 2019, with 7 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 8.000 NA in 2019 and a record low of 7.000 NA in 2018. Australia’s AU: 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 Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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7.000

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2013 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier

2015 - 2019 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data was reported at 81.215 NA in Dec 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 80.706 NA for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data is updated yearly, averaging 80.706 NA from Dec 2015 to 2019, with 5 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 81.215 NA in 2019 and a record low of 80.224 NA in 2016. Australia’s AU: 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 Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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81.215

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80.706

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2015 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations

2019 - 2019 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations data was reported at 14.000 NA in Dec 2019. Australia’s AU: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations data is updated yearly, averaging 14.000 NA from Dec 2019 to 2019, with 1 observations. Australia’s AU: 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 Australia – Table AU.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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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0.000

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2019 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits

2005 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 21.000 % in Dec 2019. This records a decrease from the previous number of 21.100 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 21.100 % from Dec 2005 to 2019, with 15 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 23.700 % in 2006 and a record low of 20.400 % in 2012. Australia’s AU: 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 Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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21.100

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2005 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits

2005 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 0.300 % in Dec 2019. This stayed constant from the previous number of 0.300 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 0.700 % from Dec 2005 to 2019, with 15 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 2.100 % in 2005 and a record low of 0.300 % in 2019. Australia’s AU: 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 Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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0.300

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0.300

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2005 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits

2005 - 2019 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 26.100 % in Dec 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of 26.000 % for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 26.100 % from Dec 2005 to 2019, with 15 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 27.400 % in 2008 and a record low of 25.900 % in 2009. Australia’s AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Business Environment. Profit tax is the amount of taxes on profits 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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26.000

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2005 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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Australia AU: Strength of Legal Rights Index: 0=Weak To 12=Strong

2013 - 2019 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Strength of Legal Rights Index: 0=Weak To 12=Strong data was reported at 11.000 NA in Dec 2019. This stayed constant from the previous number of 11.000 NA for Dec 2018. Australia’s AU: Strength of Legal Rights Index: 0=Weak To 12=Strong data is updated yearly, averaging 11.000 NA from Dec 2013 to 2019, with 7 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 11.000 NA in 2019 and a record low of 11.000 NA in 2019. Australia’s AU: Strength of Legal Rights Index: 0=Weak To 12=Strong data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Australia – Table AU.World Bank.WDI: Business Environment. Strength of legal rights index measures the degree to which collateral and bankruptcy laws protect the rights of borrowers and lenders and thus facilitate lending. The index ranges from 0 to 12, with higher scores indicating that these laws are better designed to expand access to credit.; ; 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.

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Updated on 28 Oct 2019
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11.000

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2013 - 2019

Updated on 28 Oct 2019

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AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index
AU: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High
AU: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier
AU: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations
AU: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits
AU: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits
AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits
AU: Strength of Legal Rights Index: 0=Weak To 12=Strong
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