Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Suriname 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Greenland 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Turks and Caicos Islands 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1
Bahamas, The 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3
Singapore 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8
Brunei Darussalam 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9
Papua New Guinea 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2
Faroe Islands 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
Solomon Islands 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7
Norway 3.1 2.8 2.9 2.8 2.9
Egypt, Arab Rep. 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.3
Oman 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.8
United Arab Emirates 4.7 4.8 4.8 6.2 6.6
Qatar 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7
Belize 6.4 6.5 6.5 6.6 6.5
Finland 7.3 7.1 7.2 7.2 7.3
Lao PDR 7.4 7.6 7.6 7.7 7.8
Canada 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.4 7.4
Hong Kong SAR, China 7.6 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7
Bermuda 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.0
Kuwait 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.1 8.3
Sweden 8.0 7.9 7.9 7.8 7.7
Central African Republic 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.3 8.3
Northern Mariana Islands 8.7 8.7 6.5 6.5 6.5
Seychelles 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.7
Guyana 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.8 8.7
Libya 8.9 8.9 8.8 8.8 8.8
Palau 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.9
Aruba 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.1
Cayman Islands 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3
Congo, Dem. Rep. 11.4 11.3 11.3 11.3 11.3
French Polynesia 11.7 11.7 11.7 11.7 11.7
Equatorial Guinea 11.9 11.9 11.9 11.9 11.9
Jordan 11.9 12.0 12.1 12.1 12.1
Bahrain 12.7 12.7 12.7 14.1 13.0
New Caledonia 12.9 13.0 13.1 13.3 13.4
Russian Federation 13.2 13.3 13.3 13.2 13.3
Vanuatu 13.7 13.8 14.1 14.2 14.4
Bhutan 14.3 14.4 14.4 14.4 13.3
Japan 14.8 14.7 14.6 14.5 14.4
Trinidad and Tobago 14.8 13.8 12.9 13.1 13.1
Cyprus 15.5 15.4 15.6 15.6 15.3
Myanmar 16.1 16.1 16.1 16.2 16.5
Algeria 16.6 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.8
San Marino 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.7
Peru 17.3 17.4 17.7 17.8 18.1
Cabo Verde 17.4 17.9 17.9 17.6 17.6
Samoa 18.0 18.0 18.0 18.0 17.0
Iceland 18.9 18.9 18.9 18.8 18.8
Cameroon 19.4 19.4 19.4 19.4 19.4
American Samoa 20.0 20.0 23.5 24.0 24.0
Gabon 20.0 20.0 20.0 20.0 20.0
Antigua and Barbuda 20.5 20.5 20.5 20.5 20.5
Chile 20.5 20.5 20.5 20.3 20.3
Iraq 20.8 19.8 20.3 20.0 19.0
Korea, Rep. 20.8 20.6 20.4 20.3 20.5
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep. 21.2 21.2 21.2 21.2 21.2
Malaysia 21.5 21.5 21.4 21.4 21.4
Dominica 22.7 22.7 22.7 25.3 28.0
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 22.9 22.9 22.9 20.0 20.0
Timor-Leste 23.0 23.1 22.9 22.7 22.7
Vietnam 23.6 24.1 24.7 25.8 28.2
Estonia 23.7 24.1 24.6 23.6 23.3
Indonesia 23.7 24.0 24.2 25.3 26.0
Benin 24.0 25.6 27.0 27.6 28.3
Fiji 24.1 24.1 23.5 23.4 23.4
Venezuela, RB 24.5 24.5 24.5 24.5 24.5
Cambodia 25.9 25.9 26.2 26.3 27.0
Liberia 26.0 26.2 26.6 26.9 27.1
Israel 26.1 26.0 26.0 25.8 26.2
Slovenia 26.1 24.6 24.3 24.8 25.7
Maldives 26.7 26.7 26.7 26.7 30.0
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 28.2 28.2 28.2 28.2 25.6
Niger 28.4 28.4 28.4 29.2 29.2
St. Lucia 28.5 27.9 25.4 25.2 23.3
Panama 28.7 28.8 28.9 29.0 30.0
Ecuador 28.9 28.9 32.3 32.5 32.5
Nepal 29.4 29.5 29.5 29.6 29.6
Zambia 29.4 29.6 29.6 30.1 30.3
Mali 30.0 30.9 30.9 30.9 31.6
Latvia 30.1 28.5 28.1 26.0 25.5
Ethiopia 30.5 30.5 30.5 30.7 30.7
Congo, Rep. 30.8 30.9 30.9 30.9 30.9
Brazil 31.0 31.1 31.1 31.2 31.3
Honduras 31.1 30.3 30.3 29.8 26.2
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 32.1 32.1 32.1 32.1 32.1
Tajikistan 32.8 32.6 32.5 32.6 32.7
Bolivia 33.9 34.0 34.1 34.2 34.3
Malta 34.4 31.3 28.1 28.1 28.1
Croatia 34.6 34.7 36.6 36.3 20.9
St. Kitts and Nevis 34.6 34.6 34.6 38.5 36.5
Puerto Rico 34.8 32.8 30.7 29.3 27.9
Burkina Faso 34.9 36.0 36.4 36.4 35.7
Grenada 35.3 35.3 35.3 35.3 35.3
Zimbabwe 36.8 37.3 37.5 38.4 38.9
Guam 37.0 37.0 37.0 37.0 37.0
Sri Lanka 37.1 37.1 37.1 37.4 37.5
Philippines 37.2 38.0 37.8 37.7 37.7
Tanzania 37.8 38.0 38.2 38.3 38.4
Chad 38.5 38.6 38.6 38.6 38.6
Mauritania 38.6 38.6 38.6 38.6 38.6
Nicaragua 38.7 40.0 40.8 41.7 42.7
Sierra Leone 38.9 38.9 38.9 38.8 38.9
Costa Rica 39.1 38.2 37.5 37.0 36.0
Iran, Islamic Rep. 39.6 39.2 39.8 39.1 38.6
Switzerland 39.9 39.9 39.8 39.7 39.6
Andorra 40.4 40.4 39.8 40.0 40.0
Colombia 40.5 40.6 41.0 41.2 40.4
Portugal 40.8 39.1 41.2 42.2 41.9
Thailand 40.8 40.0 39.2 39.2 38.8
Albania 41.3 41.4 41.6 41.8 41.8
Austria 41.5 41.4 41.3 40.6 40.8
Guatemala 42.1 42.2 41.3 41.4 41.7
Bosnia and Herzegovina 42.4 42.3 42.2 41.1 41.6
Georgia 43.7 43.7 43.8 43.2 43.2
Liechtenstein 43.8 43.8 43.8 43.8 43.8
Barbados 44.2 44.2 44.2 41.9 41.9
Yemen, Rep. 45.0 44.9 44.9 44.8 44.8
United States 45.5 45.3 45.3 45.2 45.2
Jamaica 45.6 45.2 44.7 44.5 44.2
Kiribati 45.7 45.7 42.0 42.0 42.0
Botswana 45.8 45.7 45.6 45.6 45.8
Tonga 45.8 43.1 43.1 43.1 41.7
Armenia 45.9 46.8 46.6 46.5 46.5
Belarus 46.0 45.9 45.9 45.8 45.6
Angola 46.1 46.1 46.1 46.0 46.0
Senegal 46.3 44.8 43.6 47.3 46.9
Malawi 46.5 47.0 48.6 49.6 50.2
Kenya 46.5 46.7 46.5 47.2 46.9
Argentina 46.8 46.9 46.9 46.9 47.0
Sao Tome and Principe 46.9 47.9 47.9 49.0 51.0
Pakistan 46.9 47.6 47.7 47.7 47.6
Namibia 47.2 47.2 47.2 47.2 47.2
Paraguay 47.9 48.3 49.3 50.5 51.2
Germany 49.7 49.6 49.8 49.1 48.9
Macedonia, FYR 50.7 50.5 50.8 50.4 48.6
Mauritius 50.7 50.2 50.2 49.3 49.8
Slovak Republic 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.7
Turkey 51.1 51.0 51.9 52.4 52.6
Italy 52.2 52.2 52.6 53.7 53.2
Guinea-Bissau 53.1 54.7 54.7 56.5 57.9
Dominican Republic 53.3 51.7 51.9 51.1 52.0
Azerbaijan 54.4 55.1 56.3 56.7 57.4
Lithuania 54.4 54.5 54.6 55.8 54.5
Mexico 54.7 54.7 54.7 54.7 54.7
Sudan 54.9 55.1 55.2 55.3 55.4
France 55.0 54.9 54.8 54.7 54.5
Gambia, The 55.0 55.0 54.5 54.5 54.5
Czech Republic 55.4 55.4 55.4 55.4 55.4
Kyrgyz Republic 55.5 55.6 55.7 55.9 55.9
China 55.7 55.7 55.8 55.7 55.6
Bulgaria 55.7 56.1 51.0 51.3 50.5
New Zealand 56.6 56.6 56.6 56.6 58.5
Guinea 56.6 56.2 55.8 55.1 54.9
Haiti 57.7 61.3 61.3 61.3 61.3
Afghanistan 57.8 57.9 58.0 57.8 57.8
Ghana 58.5 59.9 61.7 62.3 63.4
Netherlands 58.7 58.2 58.4 58.3 57.9
Tunisia 60.0 60.2 60.6 61.3 61.5
Poland 60.3 60.3 60.2 60.2 60.1
Spain 60.3 60.2 60.0 59.6 59.7
Lebanon 60.4 60.8 61.2 56.9 58.2
Australia 60.6 60.2 60.4 59.1 59.3
India 60.7 60.9 60.8 60.9 60.9
Uganda 60.9 60.9 61.3 61.4 62.6
Mozambique 61.0 61.2 61.3 61.3 61.2
Cuba 61.6 62.3 62.1 62.0 61.0
West Bank and Gaza 61.8 61.5 58.0 60.5 61.8
Cote d'Ivoire 62.3 61.9 61.9 61.6 61.6
Togo 62.5 63.4 64.9 66.7 66.7
Rwanda 62.6 64.7 65.5 67.3 67.7
Madagascar 62.9 64.5 66.2 67.9 69.6
Ireland 63.0 64.3 64.1 64.1 64.0
Djibouti 63.9 64.8 64.8 66.9 69.1
Denmark 64.0 63.4 63.0 62.3 62.4
Romania 64.4 64.5 64.2 64.4 64.7
Uzbekistan 65.0 65.0 64.3 64.3 64.2
Comoros 66.6 67.7 69.9 70.9 71.5
Tuvalu 66.7 66.7 66.7 66.7 66.7
Marshall Islands 66.7 66.7 66.7 66.7 66.7
El Salvador 67.0 67.9 70.0 71.5 72.4
Hungary 68.8 69.0 69.0 68.9 65.3
Morocco 69.4 69.2 69.4 68.8 68.7
Somalia 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2 70.2
Swaziland 71.0 71.1 71.1 71.1 71.1
Greece 71.2 69.7 68.1 67.3 66.2
Bangladesh 71.7 71.9 72.5 72.9 72.2
Ukraine 72.2 72.2 71.8 71.6 71.5
United Kingdom 72.3 72.7 72.4 71.2 70.1
Eritrea 72.7 72.9 73.9 73.9 74.6
Isle of Man 73.9 74.6 75.4 76.1 76.8
Syrian Arab Republic 75.0 75.1 74.8 74.9 74.6
Nigeria 75.3 75.5 76.5 77.8 78.3
Turkmenistan 75.5 75.5 75.5 75.6 75.5
Mongolia 76.3 83.0 83.1 83.9 84.0
Lesotho 76.6 76.7 76.7 76.7 76.9
Burundi 77.6 76.0 74.5 73.5 72.7
Moldova 77.6 77.6 77.7 77.7 77.4
Kazakhstan 79.8 79.9 79.8 79.7 79.8
South Africa 80.7 80.7 80.8 80.8 80.9
Saudi Arabia 80.7 80.8 80.8 80.8 80.8
Uruguay 85.4 85.4 85.4 85.4 85.5
Serbia
Belgium 45.9
St. Martin (French part)
South Sudan
Montenegro
Luxembourg 49.4
Macao SAR, China
Monaco
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Curacao

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