Federated States of Micronesia: Indices

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.

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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