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Australia AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data was reported at 8.000 NA in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 8.000 NA for Dec 2016. Australia’s AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index data is updated yearly, averaging 8.000 NA from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 8.000 NA in 2017 and a record low of 8.000 NA in 2017. 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: 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

8.000

2017
Previous

8.000

2016
Min

8.000

2017
Max

8.000

2017
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

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

8.000

2017

8.000

2016

8.000

2017

8.000

2017

NA

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Australia AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

Series Details
Series ID

264361602

Name

Australia AU: Business Extent of Disclosure Index

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

8.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

8.000

Max
2017

8.000

Min
2017

8.000

Previous observation
2016

8.000

Last observation
2017

8.000

Number of Observations

13

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

2013 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Depth of Credit Information Index: 0=Low To 8=High data was reported at 7.000 NA in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 7.000 NA for Dec 2016. 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 2017, with 5 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 7.000 NA in 2017 and a record low of 7.000 NA in 2017. 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: 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

7.000

2017
Previous

7.000

2016
Min

7.000

2017
Max

7.000

2017
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2013 - 2017

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

7.000

2017

7.000

2016

7.000

2017

7.000

2017

NA

yearly

2013 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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

Series Details
Series ID

264426902

Name

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

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2013

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

7.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

7.000

Max
2017

7.000

Min
2017

7.000

Previous observation
2016

7.000

Last observation
2017

7.000

Number of Observations

5

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

2015 - 2017 | Yearly | NA | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data was reported at 80.140 NA in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 80.140 NA for Dec 2016. Australia’s AU: Distance to Frontier Score: 0=Lowest Performance To 100=Frontier data is updated yearly, averaging 80.140 NA from Dec 2015 to 2017, with 3 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 80.300 NA in 2015 and a record low of 80.140 NA in 2017. 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.

Last

80.140

2017
Previous

80.140

2016
Min

80.140

2017
Max

80.300

2015
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2015 - 2017

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

80.140

2017

80.140

2016

80.140

2017

80.300

2015

NA

yearly

2015 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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

Series Details
Series ID

359203557

Name

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

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2015

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

80.193

Variance

0.009

Standard deviation

0.092

Skewness

1.732

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.001

Median

80.140

Max
2015

80.300

Min
2017

80.140

Previous observation
2016

80.140

Last observation
2017

80.140

Number of Observations

3

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

2017 - 2017 | 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 2017. Australia’s AU: Ease of Doing Business Index: 1=Most Business-friendly Regulations data is updated yearly, averaging 14.000 NA from Dec 2017 to 2017, 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: 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

14.000

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

14.000

2017

0.000

-

0.000

-

0.000

-

NA

yearly

2017 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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

Series Details
Series ID

264381602

Name

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

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2017

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

14.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

14.000

Max
2019

0.000

Min
2019

0.000

Previous observation
2019

0.000

Last observation
2017

14.000

Number of Observations

1

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

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 21.100 % in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 21.100 % for Dec 2016. Australia’s AU: Labour Tax and Contributions: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 21.100 % from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 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: 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

21.100

2017
Previous

21.100

2016
Min

20.400

2012
Max

23.700

2006
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

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

21.100

2017

21.100

2016

20.400

2012

23.700

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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

Series Details
Series ID

296892102

Name

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

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

21.415

Variance

1.208

Standard deviation

1.099

Skewness

1.613

Kurtosis

1.460

Coefficient variation

0.051

Median

21.100

Max
2006

23.700

Min
2012

20.400

Previous observation
2016

21.100

Last observation
2017

21.100

Number of Observations

13

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

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 0.400 % in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 0.400 % for Dec 2016. Australia’s AU: Other Taxes Payable by Businesses: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 0.700 % from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 2.100 % in 2005 and a record low of 0.400 % in 2017. 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: 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

0.400

2017
Previous

0.400

2016
Min

0.400

2017
Max

2.100

2005
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

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

0.400

2017

0.400

2016

0.400

2017

2.100

2005

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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

Series Details
Series ID

296913702

Name

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

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.777

Variance

0.279

Standard deviation

0.528

Skewness

1.897

Kurtosis

2.986

Coefficient variation

0.679

Median

0.700

Max
2005

2.100

Min
2017

0.400

Previous observation
2016

0.400

Last observation
2017

0.400

Number of Observations

13

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Australia AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits

2005 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Australia’s AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits data was reported at 26.000 % in Dec 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 26.000 % for Dec 2016. Australia’s AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits data is updated yearly, averaging 26.100 % from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 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: 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.

Last

26.000

2017
Previous

26.000

2016
Min

25.900

2009
Max

27.400

2008
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

2005 - 2017

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

26.000

2017

26.000

2016

25.900

2009

27.400

2008

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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Australia AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits

Series Details
Series ID

296935502

Name

Australia AU: Profit Tax: % of Commercial Profits

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2005

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

26.300

Variance

0.238

Standard deviation

0.488

Skewness

1.625

Kurtosis

1.438

Coefficient variation

0.019

Median

26.100

Max
2008

27.400

Min
2009

25.900

Previous observation
2016

26.000

Last observation
2017

26.000

Number of Observations

13

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

2013 - 2017 | 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 2017. This stayed constant from the previous number of 11.000 NA for Dec 2016. 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 2017, with 5 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 11.000 NA in 2017 and a record low of 11.000 NA in 2017. 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: 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.

Last

11.000

2017
Previous

11.000

2016
Min

11.000

2017
Max

11.000

2017
Unit

NA

Frequency

yearly

Range

2013 - 2017

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

11.000

2017

11.000

2016

11.000

2017

11.000

2017

NA

yearly

2013 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

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

Series Details
Series ID

264745302

Name

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

Country

Australia

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

NA

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

2013

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

11.000

Variance

0.000

Standard deviation

0.000

Skewness

0.000

Kurtosis

0.000

Coefficient variation

0.000

Median

11.000

Max
2017

11.000

Min
2017

11.000

Previous observation
2016

11.000

Last observation
2017

11.000

Number of Observations

5

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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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