Access to finance is a major concern in many developing countries. This topic includes several indicators assessing credit sources, loan requirements, and access to financial services. The indicators on this page measure the availability of financing in 144 countries. The results are based on surveys of more than 161,000 firms. A database query tool helps you gauge the availability of credit across various firm subgroups. You can also generate graphs to compare countries.
To see the details for a specific economy, click on the links below. Click on column headers to sort data.