Ease of Doing Business Indian States Rankings 2018

Ease of Doing Business Indian States Rankings 2018

The Ease of Doing Business Indian States Rankings 2018 was jointly prepared by the World Bank and Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP). The ranking serve as a check-list of sorts for evaluating states on a 340-point Business Reform Action Plan between July, 2016 and July, 2018.

The ranking is based on 372 action points or reforms undertaken to ease regulation and systems in construction permit, labour regulation, environmental registration, access to information, land availability, and single window system.

The Ease of Doing Business Indian States Rankings 2018:

Rank State Score
1. Andhra Pradesh 98.42
2. Telangana 98.33
3. Haryana 98.07
4. Jharkhand 97.99
5. Gujarat 97.96
6. Chhattisgarh 97.36
7. Madhya Pradesh 97.31
8. Karnataka 96.40
9. Rajasthan 95.68

Important facts on the Ease of Doing Business Indian States Rankings 2018:

  1. Six states viz. West Bengal, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and Tamil Nadu scored between 90 to 95 per cent were placed in Achievers category.
  2. Three states viz. Himachal Pradesh, Assam and Bihar scored between 80 to 90 per cent were placed in Fast Movers category.
  3. Other states and union territories which scored below 80 per cent were placed in Aspirers category.
  4. For second year in a row, Andhra Pradesh outperformed 28 other states and 7 union territories (UTs) to be the best in India to do business.
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