Country name 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Uzbekistan 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3
Mozambique 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.6
Turkmenistan 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5
Ethiopia 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.6
Ukraine 1.7 1.8 1.9 2.0 2.1
Congo, Dem. Rep. 1.9 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4
Trinidad and Tobago 2.3 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.1
Tanzania 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7
Moldova 2.7 2.9 2.9 3.1 3.1
Belarus 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3
Russian Federation 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.4 3.5
Azerbaijan 3.0 3.2 3.4 3.8 4.0
Togo 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.8 2.8
Tajikistan 3.0 3.4 3.8 4.2 4.6
Zimbabwe 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.0 2.5
Iceland 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.1
Zambia 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5
Kazakhstan 3.7 4.0 4.8 4.5 4.6
South Africa 3.7 3.8 3.8 4.1 3.9
Estonia 3.8 4.2 4.3 4.8 4.7
Nigeria 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.2
China 3.8 3.9 4.2 4.3 4.1
Bulgaria 3.9 4.0 4.0 4.3 4.5
Kyrgyz Republic 4.0 4.4 5.0 4.4 4.4
Mongolia 4.1 3.9 4.0 3.9 4.3
Kenya 4.2 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.1
Benin 4.4 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.1
Serbia 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0
Canada 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.7
Cambodia 4.5 4.9 5.3 4.8 5.1
Nepal 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.5 4.6
Slovak Republic 4.6 4.7 4.6 4.8 5.0
Armenia 4.6 4.5 4.9 5.9 6.4
Czech Republic 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9
Finland 5.0 5.3 5.3 5.1 4.9
Bahrain 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.0 5.0
Lithuania 5.1 5.9 5.4 5.4 5.7
Georgia 5.1 5.0 5.9 6.3 6.6
Korea, Rep. 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.5 5.6
Iran, Islamic Rep. 5.3 5.7 5.5 5.7 5.9
Ghana 5.3 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.9
Sudan 5.5 6.2 6.3 6.1 6.8
United States 5.6 5.7 5.9 5.9 6.1
Poland 5.6 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4
Jamaica 5.8 5.5 5.6
Cameroon 5.8 5.8 6.0 6.1 6.1
India 5.8 5.9 6.1 6.2 6.5
Sweden 5.9 6.5 6.2 6.2 6.5
Romania 6.0 6.1 6.3 6.4 6.5
Australia 6.1 6.2 6.5 6.5 6.6
Venezuela, RB 6.2 6.3 6.3 5.8 5.8
Belgium 6.2 6.4 6.5 6.8 6.5
New Zealand 6.3 6.2 6.4 6.7 7.2
Angola 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.7 6.5
Latvia 6.4 7.1 7.2 7.7 7.8
Macedonia, FYR 6.6 7.0 6.9 7.1 6.6
Slovenia 6.6 6.9 6.7 6.9 7.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.7 5.4 5.8 5.9 6.1
Hungary 6.8 7.2 7.3 7.7 7.8
Nicaragua 6.8 6.9 7.1 6.9 6.8
Cote d'Ivoire 7.0 7.0 7.3 6.7 6.9
Honduras 7.0 7.3 6.9 6.8 6.6
Vietnam 7.1 7.2 7.1 6.9 7.1
Haiti 7.1 7.4 7.2 6.4 6.6
Lebanon 7.3 8.1 7.9 8.2 8.5
Saudi Arabia 7.4 7.4 7.0 6.4 6.7
Pakistan 7.4 7.6 7.6 7.7 7.8
Thailand 7.5 7.7 7.7 7.3 7.2
Libya 7.6 7.5 7.0 6.7 7.3
Jordan 7.6 7.6 8.1 8.1 8.3
Indonesia 7.7 7.5 7.6 7.6 8.0
Japan 7.8 7.9 8.0 8.1 8.3
United Kingdom 8.0 8.3 8.4 8.9 9.1
Bolivia 8.0 9.8 12.9 10.9 10.7
Paraguay 8.0 8.4 8.2 8.2 8.4
France 8.0 8.2 8.1 8.2 8.1
Senegal 8.1 7.9 7.6 7.6 8.3
Kuwait 8.1 8.2 7.7 7.8 8.5
Malaysia 8.1 7.8 7.5 7.6 7.5
Philippines 8.2 8.3 8.9 9.1 9.5
Croatia 8.2 8.7 8.9 9.0 8.9
Eritrea 8.4 8.0 8.4 8.5 7.7
Netherlands 8.4 8.5 8.4 8.4 8.2
Germany 8.5 8.8 8.6 8.8 8.8
Dominican Republic 8.6 8.3 8.7 9.0 8.9
Chile 8.6 9.0 9.5 9.3 9.6
Israel 8.7 8.8 8.4 8.5 8.2
Albania 8.9 9.5 10.0 9.3 9.8
United Arab Emirates 9.1 9.7 8.9 8.4 9.3
Cyprus 9.6 9.3 9.8 9.9 9.3
Tunisia 9.6 9.7 9.6 9.6 9.9
Norway 9.6 10.0 9.9 10.9 10.1
El Salvador 9.6 9.4 9.1 9.2 9.0
Cuba 9.8 9.7 10.2 11.1 11.6
Bangladesh 9.8 9.9 9.5 9.7 9.8
Greece 9.9 9.8 9.8 10.1 10.4
Mexico 9.9 10.5 10.4 10.1 10.0
Brazil 9.9 10.3 10.2 10.2 10.2
Botswana 9.9 9.8 9.6 10.0 10.5
Spain 9.9 9.9 10.0 10.0 10.0
Guatemala 10.0 10.0 10.1 10.4 10.4
Portugal 10.1 10.5 10.6 10.3 10.4
Brunei Darussalam 10.1 10.4 11.5 12.2 10.8
Austria 10.2 10.6 10.1 10.2 9.7
Luxembourg 10.3 10.5 10.2 10.3 9.9
Ireland 10.4 11.1 11.0 11.4 12.3
Singapore 10.5 11.1 9.7 10.2 8.7
Denmark 10.9 11.7 11.4 11.6 11.0
Turkey 11.0 10.8 11.1 11.2 11.2
Oman 11.2 10.3 10.6 10.4 9.9
Italy 11.3 11.5 11.7 11.7 11.3
Egypt, Arab Rep. 11.5 12.7 11.7 11.6 11.5
Algeria 11.5 11.6 12.1 12.0 12.1
Ecuador 11.6 11.6 11.2 10.7 10.4
Namibia 11.7 11.9 10.5 12.3 12.0
Panama 11.7 11.8 10.9 11.9 12.3
Sri Lanka 11.8 11.3 11.6 11.8 11.8
Malta 12.4 14.7 12.5 13.7 12.2
Morocco 12.4 12.6 12.7 12.9 13.8
Colombia 12.5 13.0 13.3 13.9 14.1
Switzerland 12.8 13.4 12.8 13.2 13.1
Uruguay 13.2 13.5 14.8 14.6 14.8
Hong Kong SAR, China 13.3 16.9 16.1 17.6 17.6
Peru 13.3 13.8 14.3 14.9 16.0
Costa Rica 14.0 13.1 13.2 12.7 12.6
Gabon 14.7 14.6 13.8 13.8 14.0
Yemen, Rep. 14.8 14.8 13.9 14.9 13.9
Congo, Rep. 19.2 17.8 17.0 18.1 15.8
Gambia, The
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Bhutan
Monaco
Comoros
Sierra Leone
Montenegro
Mauritius
St. Kitts and Nevis
Mauritania
Liberia
Fiji
Andorra
Myanmar
Marshall Islands
Isle of Man
Curacao
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Kosovo 4.9 5.0 5.0 5.0
New Caledonia
Macao SAR, China
Chad
St. Martin (French part)
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Swaziland
Niger
Belize
Cayman Islands
Lao PDR
Northern Mariana Islands
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Kiribati
Malawi
Djibouti
Madagascar
Faeroe Islands
Seychelles
Palau
Iraq 11.0 10.9 9.7 6.7
Solomon Islands
Guam
Mali
Papua New Guinea
Somalia
Greenland
South Sudan
Maldives
Lesotho
Tonga
St. Lucia
Equatorial Guinea
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Guinea-Bissau
Suriname
Tuvalu
Bermuda
Aruba
Syrian Arab Republic
French Polynesia
Barbados
Afghanistan
Timor-Leste
Grenada
Cabo Verde
Bahamas, The
Dominica
Guyana
Puerto Rico
Turks and Caicos Islands
Qatar 6.1 5.5 5.3 5.4
Uganda
Burundi
Guinea
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Burkina Faso
Rwanda
Vanuatu
Samoa
American Samoa
San Marino
West Bank and Gaza
Liechtenstein
Sao Tome and Principe
Central African Republic

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