Enterprise Surveys [ESY]

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  • [A] Annual
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  • [IC.FRM.FCHAR.CAR1] Age of the establishment (years)
  • [IC.FRM.EMP.GROW.PEFT2] Annual employment growth (%)
  • [IC.FRM.BRIB.GRAFT2] Bribery depth (% of public transactions where a gift or informal payment was requested)
  • [IC.FRM.BRIB.GRAFT3] Bribery incidence (percent of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request)
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T3] Capacity utilization (%)
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR1] Days to clear direct exports through customs
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR2] Days to clear imports from customs
  • [IC.FRM.REG.BUS3] Days to obtain a construction-related permit
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN1] Days to obtain an electrical connection (upon application)
  • [IC.FRM.REG.BUS1] Days to obtain an import license
  • [IC.FRM.REG.BUS2] Days to obtain an operating license
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN10_C] If a generator is used, average proportion of electricity from a generator (%)
  • [IC.FRM.CRM.CRIME2_C] If the establishment pays for security, average security costs (% of annual sales)
  • [IC.FRM.CRM.CRIME3_C] If there were losses, average losses due to theft and vandalism (% of annual sales)
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN3_C] If there were outages, average duration of a typical electrical outage (hours)
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN4_C] If there were outages, average losses due to electrical outages (% of annual sales)
  • [IC.FRM.REG.REG2_C] If there were visits, average number of visits or required meetings with tax officials
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN2] Number of electrical outages in a typical month
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN6] Number of water insufficiencies in a typical month
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK14] Number of workers
  • [IC.FRM.INFOR.INFOR5] Number of years firm operated without formal registration
  • [IC.FRM.FIAS.PEFT4] Percent of firms buying fixed assets
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST1] Percent of firms choosing access to finance as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST2] Percent of firms choosing access to land as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST3] Percent of firms choosing business licensing and permits as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST4] Percent of firms choosing corruption as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST5] Percent of firms choosing courts as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST6] Percent of firms choosing crime, theft and disorder as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST7] Percent of firms choosing customs and trade regulations as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST8] Percent of firms choosing electricity as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST9] Percent of firms choosing inadequately educated workforce as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST10] Percent of firms choosing labor regulations as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST11] Percent of firms choosing political instability as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST12] Percent of firms choosing practices of the informal sector as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST13] Percent of firms choosing tax administration as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST14] Percent of firms choosing tax rates as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.OBS.OBST15] Percent of firms choosing transportation as their biggest obstacle
  • [IC.FRM.INFOR.INFOR1] Percent of firms competing against unregistered or informal firms
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR1] Percent of firms expected to give gifts in meetings with tax officials
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR8] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to get a construction permit
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR7] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to get a water connection
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR6] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to get an electrical connection
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR9] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to get an import license
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR10] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to get an operating license
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR4] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to public officials "to get things done"
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR2] Percent of firms expected to give gifts to secure government contract
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN16] Percent of firms experiencing electrical outages
  • [IC.FRM.CRM.CRIME10] Percent of firms experiencing losses due to theft and vandalism
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN17] Percent of firms experiencing water insufficiencies
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR16] Percent of firms exporting directly (at least 10% of sales)
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR17] Percent of firms exporting directly or indirectly (at least 10% of sales)
  • [IC.FRM.INFOR.INFOR4] Percent of firms formally registered when they started operations in the country
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T5] Percent of firms having their own Web site
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN16] Percent of firms identifying access to finance as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK10] Percent of firms identifying an inadequately educated workforce as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.REG.BUS5] Percent of firms identifying business licensing and permits as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR11] Percent of firms identifying corruption as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.CRM.CRIME8] Percent of firms identifying crime, theft and disorder as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR9] Percent of firms identifying customs and trade regulations as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN12] Percent of firms identifying electricity as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK9] Percent of firms identifying labor regulations as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.INFOR.INFOR2] Percent of firms identifying practices of competitors in the informal sector as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.REG.REG5] Percent of firms identifying tax administration as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.REG.REG4] Percent of firms identifying tax rates as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CRIME9] Percent of firms identifying the courts system as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN11] Percent of firms identifying transportation as a major constraint
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN20] Percent of firms not needing a loan
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK1] Percent of firms offering formal training
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN9] Percent of firms owning or sharing a generator
  • [IC.FRM.CRM.CRIME1] Percent of firms paying for security
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T7] Percent of firms that introduced a new product/service
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T9] Percent of firms that introduced a process innovation
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T10] Percent of firms that spend on R&D
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN12] Percent of firms using banks to finance investments
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN13] Percent of firms using banks to finance working capital
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T6] Percent of firms using e-mail to interact with clients/suppliers
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR11] Percent of firms using material inputs and/or supplies of foreign origin
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN22] Percent of firms using supplier/customer credit to finance working capital
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T4] Percent of firms using technology licensed from foreign companies
  • [IC.FRM.REG.REG6] Percent of firms visited or required to meet with tax officials
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T8] Percent of firms whose new product/service is also new to the main market
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN21] Percent of firms whose recent loan application was rejected
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN14] Percent of firms with a bank loan/line of credit
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN15] Percent of firms with a checking or savings account
  • [IC.FRM.GEN.GEND4] Percent of firms with a female top manager
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T2] Percent of firms with an annual financial statement reviewed by external auditors
  • [IC.FRM.INNOV.T1] Percent of firms with an internationally-recognized quality certification
  • [IC.FRM.FCHAR.CAR7] Percent of firms with at least 10% of foreign ownership
  • [IC.FRM.FCHAR.CAR8] Percent of firms with at least 10% of government/state ownership
  • [IC.FRM.GEN.GEND1] Percent of firms with female participation in ownership
  • [IC.FRM.FCHAR.LFORM3] Percent of firms with legal status of Sole Proprietorship
  • [IC.FRM.GEN.GEND6] Percent of firms with majority female ownership
  • [IC.FRM.CRM.CRIME5] Products shipped to supply domestic markets that were lost due to theft (% of product value)
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN2] Proportion of investment financed by banks (%)
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN1] Proportion of investment financed internally (%)
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN11] Proportion of loans requiring collateral (%)
  • [IC.FRM.GEN.GEND3] Proportion of permanent full-time non-production workers that are female (%)
  • [IC.FRM.GEN.GEND5] Proportion of permanent full-time production workers that are female (%)
  • [IC.FRM.GEN.GEND2] Proportion of permanent full-time workers that are female (%)
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK18] Proportion of permanent workers (out of all workers)
  • [IC.FRM.FCHAR.CAR2] Proportion of private domestic ownership in a firm (%)
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK15] Proportion of production workers (out of all permanent workers)
  • [IC.FRM.INFRA.IN14] Proportion of products lost to breakage or spoilage during shipping to domestic markets (%)
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK19] Proportion of skilled workers (out of all production workers) (%)
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK17] Proportion of temporary workers (out of all workers)
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR8] Proportion of total inputs that are of foreign origin (%)
  • [IC.FRM.TRD.TR5] Proportion of total sales that are exported directly (%)
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK2] Proportion of workers offered formal training (%)
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN7] Proportion of working capital financed by banks (%)
  • [IC.FRM.PROD.GROW.PEFT3] Real annual labor productivity growth (%)
  • [IC.FRM.SLS.GROW.PEFT1] Real annual sales growth (%)
  • [IC.FRM.REG.REG1] Senior management time spent dealing with the requirements of government regulation (%)
  • [IC.FRM.FIN.FIN10] Value of collateral needed for a loan (% of the loan amount)
  • [IC.FRM.CORR.CORR3] Value of gift expected to secure a government contract (% of contract value)
  • [IC.FRM.WRKF.WK8] Years of the top manager's experience working in the firm's sector
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  • [AFG] Afghanistan
  • [ALB] Albania
  • [AGO] Angola
  • [ATG] Antigua and Barbuda
  • [ARG] Argentina
  • [ARM] Armenia
  • [AZE] Azerbaijan
  • [BHS] Bahamas, The
  • [BGD] Bangladesh
  • [BRB] Barbados
  • [BLR] Belarus
  • [BEL] Belgium
  • [BLZ] Belize
  • [BEN] Benin
  • [BTN] Bhutan
  • [BOL] Bolivia
  • [BIH] Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • [BWA] Botswana
  • [BRA] Brazil
  • [BGR] Bulgaria
  • [BFA] Burkina Faso
  • [BDI] Burundi
  • [CPV] Cabo Verde
  • [KHM] Cambodia
  • [CMR] Cameroon
  • [CAF] Central African Republic
  • [TCD] Chad
  • [CHL] Chile
  • [CHN] China
  • [COL] Colombia
  • [COD] Congo, Dem. Rep.
  • [COG] Congo, Rep.
  • [CRI] Costa Rica
  • [CIV] Cote d'Ivoire
  • [HRV] Croatia
  • [CYP] Cyprus
  • [CZE] Czech Republic
  • [DJI] Djibouti
  • [DMA] Dominica
  • [DOM] Dominican Republic
  • [ECU] Ecuador
  • [EGY] Egypt, Arab Rep.
  • [SLV] El Salvador
  • [ERI] Eritrea
  • [EST] Estonia
  • [SWZ] Eswatini
  • [ETH] Ethiopia
  • [FJI] Fiji
  • [GAB] Gabon
  • [GMB] Gambia, The
  • [GEO] Georgia
  • [GHA] Ghana
  • [GRC] Greece
  • [GRD] Grenada
  • [GTM] Guatemala
  • [GIN] Guinea
  • [GNB] Guinea-Bissau
  • [GUY] Guyana
  • [HND] Honduras
  • [HUN] Hungary
  • [IND] India
  • [IDN] Indonesia
  • [IRQ] Iraq
  • [ISR] Israel
  • [ITA] Italy
  • [JAM] Jamaica
  • [JOR] Jordan
  • [KAZ] Kazakhstan
  • [KEN] Kenya
  • [XKX] Kosovo
  • [KGZ] Kyrgyz Republic
  • [LAO] Lao PDR
  • [LVA] Latvia
  • [LBN] Lebanon
  • [LSO] Lesotho
  • [LBR] Liberia
  • [LTU] Lithuania
  • [LUX] Luxembourg
  • [MDG] Madagascar
  • [MWI] Malawi
  • [MYS] Malaysia
  • [MLI] Mali
  • [MLT] Malta
  • [MRT] Mauritania
  • [MUS] Mauritius
  • [MEX] Mexico
  • [FSM] Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
  • [MDA] Moldova
  • [MNG] Mongolia
  • [MNE] Montenegro
  • [MAR] Morocco
  • [MOZ] Mozambique
  • [MMR] Myanmar
  • [NAM] Namibia
  • [NPL] Nepal
  • [NIC] Nicaragua
  • [NER] Niger
  • [NGA] Nigeria
  • [MKD] North Macedonia
  • [PAK] Pakistan
  • [PAN] Panama
  • [PNG] Papua New Guinea
  • [PRY] Paraguay
  • [PER] Peru
  • [PHL] Philippines
  • [POL] Poland
  • [PRT] Portugal
  • [ROU] Romania
  • [RUS] Russian Federation
  • [RWA] Rwanda
  • [WSM] Samoa
  • [SEN] Senegal
  • [SRB] Serbia
  • [SLE] Sierra Leone
  • [SVK] Slovak Republic
  • [SVN] Slovenia
  • [SLB] Solomon Islands
  • [ZAF] South Africa
  • [SSD] South Sudan
  • [LKA] Sri Lanka
  • [KNA] St. Kitts and Nevis
  • [LCA] St. Lucia
  • [VCT] St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • [SDN] Sudan
  • [SUR] Suriname
  • [SWE] Sweden
  • [TJK] Tajikistan
  • [TZA] Tanzania
  • [THA] Thailand
  • [TLS] Timor-Leste
  • [TGO] Togo
  • [TON] Tonga
  • [TTO] Trinidad and Tobago
  • [TUN] Tunisia
  • [TUR] Turkey
  • [UGA] Uganda
  • [UKR] Ukraine
  • [URY] Uruguay
  • [UZB] Uzbekistan
  • [VUT] Vanuatu
  • [VEN] Venezuela, RB
  • [VNM] Vietnam
  • [PSE] West Bank and Gaza
  • [YEM] Yemen, Rep.
  • [ZMB] Zambia
  • [ZWE] Zimbabwe
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