Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan
Albania 7.0 8.5 8.7 9.1 9.6
Algeria 6.5 6.5 6.9 6.8 6.9
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola 3.5 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.6
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 6.4 6.2 6.3 6.5 6.6
Armenia 3.7 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.4
Aruba
Australia 4.8 5.0 4.8 4.9 5.0
Austria 8.3 8.1 7.9 8.1 8.3
Azerbaijan 1.1 1.0 1.2 1.3 1.4
Bahamas, The
Bahrain 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.4 2.4
Bangladesh 6.4 6.1 6.4 6.4 6.5
Barbados
Belarus 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.9 2.1
Belgium 5.0 5.0 4.8 5.0 5.0
Belize
Benin 3.5 3.7 3.3 3.3 3.5
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia 7.2 6.7 6.3 6.1 6.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.2 3.7 6.0 5.2 4.9
Botswana 8.7 9.1 9.9 10.2 9.1
Brazil 7.7 7.8 7.5 7.4 7.2
Brunei Darussalam 7.6 6.6 6.7 6.4 6.4
Bulgaria 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.5 2.7
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde
Cambodia 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.1
Cameroon 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.4
Canada 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.8
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile 7.3 7.6 7.3 7.0 7.0
China 2.1 2.1 2.3 2.5 2.7
Colombia 8.7 9.0 8.9 9.5 9.2
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep. 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.0
Congo, Rep. 11.5 11.2 12.0 12.4 13.0
Costa Rica 10.5 10.7 10.7 11.2 12.1
Cote d'Ivoire 4.7 5.1 4.8 5.0 5.2
Croatia 6.6 6.8 6.7 6.6
Cuba
Curacao
Cyprus 6.4 7.7 7.1 7.4 7.2
Czech Republic 3.7 3.9 4.0 3.9 4.0
Denmark 7.3 7.6 6.9 7.7 8.0
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic 6.7 6.7 6.9 6.7 6.6
Ecuador 11.8 10.8 10.2 10.1 9.8
Egypt, Arab Rep. 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.2 6.0
El Salvador 7.9 7.9 8.4 7.9 8.0
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea 2.1 2.0 2.1 2.3 3.6
Estonia 2.0 2.2 2.1 2.4 2.8
Ethiopia 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.3
Faeroe Islands
Fiji
Finland 3.5 3.9 3.7 3.8 4.0
France 6.5 6.3 6.1 6.4 6.4
French Polynesia
Gabon 12.4 11.9 11.9 12.4 12.1
Gambia, The
Georgia 1.7 2.2 2.5 3.1 3.5
Germany 6.7 6.8 6.6 6.8 6.9
Ghana 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6
Greece 8.2 8.3 8.2 8.2 8.0
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guatemala 7.0 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.6
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti 4.6
Honduras 5.6 5.5 5.7 5.4 5.2
Hong Kong SAR, China 16.1 16.7 17.7 19.6 14.1
Hungary 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.8 5.1
Iceland 3.0 2.9 2.9 3.0 3.0
India 3.5 3.5 3.7 3.7 3.8
Indonesia 4.2 4.1 4.3 4.3 3.9
Iran, Islamic Rep. 4.1 4.0 4.4 4.1 4.1
Iraq
Ireland 6.7 7.5 7.6 7.9 8.1
Isle of Man
Israel 7.2 7.3 7.5 7.4 7.5
Italy 9.5 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.1
Jamaica
Japan 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.1
Jordan 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4
Kazakhstan 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.8 1.8
Kenya 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Korea, Rep. 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.7
Kosovo
Kuwait 4.5 4.6 4.7 4.7 4.3
Kyrgyz Republic 2.1 2.4 2.2 2.6 2.4
Lao PDR
Latvia 3.2 3.3 3.5 3.9 4.2
Lebanon 7.3 6.8 6.8 5.9 6.2
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 3.2 3.1 3.0 3.4 3.5
Luxembourg 5.5 6.3 6.3 6.8 7.6
Macao SAR, China
Macedonia, FYR 5.2 5.1 4.4 4.9 4.7
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia 5.7 5.8 5.8 5.4 5.2
Maldives
Mali
Malta 7.7 8.9 9.4 8.8 10.5
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico 7.6 7.4 7.6 7.9 8.0
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova 1.4 1.4 1.6 1.7 1.7
Monaco
Mongolia 1.6 1.7 2.1 2.2 2.3
Montenegro
Morocco 8.7 8.2 8.7 8.2 8.7
Mozambique 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.3
Myanmar
Namibia 8.6 8.1 7.8 7.9 7.8
Nepal 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7
Netherlands 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.6 6.8
New Caledonia
New Zealand 4.9 5.0 5.0 4.9 5.1
Nicaragua 4.7 4.9 5.1 5.0 5.2
Niger
Nigeria 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 6.9 7.0 7.6 7.6 7.5
Oman 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.9 6.0
Pakistan 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2
Palau
Panama 9.6 9.6 9.2 9.5 8.8
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 6.3 6.1 6.1 5.8 5.9
Peru 11.4 11.6 11.5 12.7 12.0
Philippines 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.3 5.1
Poland 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.9 4.3
Portugal 9.2 8.7 9.1 9.0 8.8
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Romania 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.7
Russian Federation 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.8
Rwanda
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 4.1 4.0 3.9 4.2 4.1
Senegal 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.2 6.2
Serbia 3.4 3.2 2.8 3.0 3.0
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore 4.9 6.2 6.3 6.1 6.6
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 3.1 3.3 3.4 3.6 3.9
Slovenia 5.5 5.2 5.2 5.3 5.6
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa 2.9 2.8 2.9 2.9 3.0
South Sudan
Spain 8.4 8.2 8.5 8.3 8.3
Sri Lanka 7.3 7.5 6.9 7.1 7.3
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan 2.6 2.7 2.8 3.1 3.2
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden 4.2 4.3 4.3 4.5 4.6
Switzerland 9.5 9.7 9.5 9.5 9.7
Syrian Arab Republic 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.1 3.9
Tajikistan 2.8 2.7 2.3 2.4 2.4
Tanzania 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2
Thailand 5.5 5.5 5.2 5.0 4.8
Timor-Leste
Togo 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.6 2.3
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago 2.2 2.3 2.0 2.2 2.0
Tunisia 7.5 7.6 7.8 8.0 7.6
Turkey 8.5 8.3 8.2 8.4 8.5
Turkmenistan 1.1 1.0 1.3 1.1 1.1
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3
United Arab Emirates 5.8 5.8 5.4 5.9 5.7
United Kingdom 6.5 6.7 6.6 7.1 7.3
United States 4.5 4.5 4.6 4.8 4.9
Uruguay 11.6 10.7 10.3 11.0 11.1
Uzbekistan 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB 4.0 4.3 4.0 4.3 4.1
Vietnam 4.4 4.5 4.7 4.7 4.7
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 9.2 8.5 8.8 8.7 8.6
Zambia 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.6
Zimbabwe

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