Bahamas: Indices

DHL Global Connectedness Index Score

Score based on a nation's integration into the world economy. (Higher score corresponds to more globally integrated)

DHL (2013)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

Ease of Doing Business Rank

The Ease of Doing Business Rankings measures the vibrancy of a country’s business environment based on business regulations in place.

Doing Business (2015)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

Ease of Paying Taxes Rank

The Ease of Paying Taxes Survey ranks countries based on their total tax rate as well as measuring the administrative burden of paying taxes.

PwC (2015)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

Freedom of the Press

The Freedom of the Press Survey assesses the degree of print, broadcast, and internet freedom of every country in the world.

Freedom House (2015)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

Index of Economic Freedom

The Index of Economic Freedom determines whether individuals in a country are free to work, produce, consume, and invest without being constrained by the state. Scale ranks countries on a basis of 1-100, with 100 representing the greatest amount of economic autonomy from government intervention.

Heritage Foundation (2015)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

International Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

The Logistics Performance Index (LPI) evaluates the capacity of a country to efficiently move goods and connect manufacturers and consumers with international markets.

World Bank (2014)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

Inward FDI Potential Index

The Inward FDI Potential Index evaluates the attractiveness of countries to foreign investors.

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 2006 (2006)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

KOF Index of Globalization

The KOF Index of Globalization measures the economic, social, and political dimensions of globalization in each country.

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (2016)

Note: Each year’s index score is based on data from the previous year.

Additional rankings and indices are available in the Rankings section of the globalEDGE Resource Directory.

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