Sub-Saharan Africa excluding South Africa - Closing a business, time (years)

Closing a business, time (years) in Sub-Saharan Africa excluding South Africa was reported at 3.395 years in 2012, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.

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Time is recorded in calendar years. Information is collected on the sequence of procedures and on whether any procedures can be carried out simultaneously. Potential delay tactics by the parties, such as the filing of dilatory appeals or requests for extension, are taken into consideration. For more information, visit

Sub-Saharan Africa excluding South Africa | Development