Country name 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Antigua and Barbuda 9 9 10 10 10
St. Kitts and Nevis 10 9 10 11 10
Grenada 10 9 11 11 11
St. Lucia 11 11 13 13 13
Mauritius 12 12 12 12 12
Barbados 12 11 13 14 13
Brunei Darussalam 12 10 10 11 11
Gabon 13 13 14 13 14
Tajikistan 15 15 16 16 15
Sao Tome and Principe 16 15 16 15 15
Australia 16 16 16 15 15
Puerto Rico 16 15 18 18 17
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 17 16 15 16 15
Dominica 18 17 16 16 16
Canada 18 18 17 17 16
Belarus 19 18 17 17 16
Armenia 19 15 16 16 17
Luxembourg 19 19 19 18 17
Guyana 20 19 18 19 19
Bhutan 20 19 19 18 18
Finland 20 19 18 18 17
Trinidad and Tobago 21 17 18 19 18
New Zealand 21 20 20 19 18
Belize 22 20 19 19 19
Suriname 22 21 20 21 20
Iceland 22 22 22 22 22
Ireland 23 23 22 20 20
Cote d'Ivoire 23 26 25 20 23
Turkmenistan 23 23 23 22 21
Monaco 23 22 21 20 20
United Kingdom 24 22 22 22 21
Vanuatu 24 24 25 24 23
Japan 24 23 23 22 21
Estonia 24 22 22 22 20
United States 24 24 23 22 21
Sweden 24 24 22 22 21
San Marino 24 24 25 23 22
Liberia 25 24 25 26 25
Switzerland 25 24 25 24 23
Equatorial Guinea 25 23 25 25 26
Norway 26 26 25 25 24
Solomon Islands 26 26 26 26 26
France 27 27 27 26 26
Germany 27 27 27 26 26
Lithuania 27 28 28 28 26
Faeroe Islands 28 26 25 24 24
Cameroon 28 28 27 27 25
Fiji 29 29 30 29 28
Azerbaijan 29 29 29 27 27
Maldives 29 26 26 24 24
Comoros 30 29 29 25 26
Papua New Guinea 31 32 33 33 32
Denmark 31 29 29 29 27
Bahrain 31 30 29 29 30
Syrian Arab Republic 31 30 32 31 31
Singapore 31 31 26 26 25
Sierra Leone 31 30 31 31 31
Belgium 32 31 31 31 30
Netherlands 32 31 31 29 28
Congo, Rep. 32 31 31 30 30
Georgia 33 32 33 33 35
Slovak Republic 33 34 33 33 32
Spain 34 35 37 34 33
Austria 34 33 33 32 31
Qatar 34 33 33 34 35
Portugal 34 36 39 34 33
Central African Republic 34 34 34 35 35
Uruguay 35 38 37 42 38
Mozambique 35 36 32 33 37
Venezuela, RB 35 27 35 36 38
Slovenia 35 35 36 35 35
Russian Federation 35 35 34 33 31
Dominican Republic 35 32 30 32 34
Czech Republic 35 35 34 33 33
Algeria 36 37 34 38 37
Ecuador 36 38 39 36 35
Paraguay 37 39 38 38 37
Guinea 37 36 37 38 37
Hungary 37 36 36 36 34
Burundi 37 37 37 33 35
Poland 38 37 37 37 37
Oman 38 37 35 39 40
Togo 38 38 38 39 38
Uganda 38 37 37 34 35
Argentina 38 39 39 40 40
Rwanda 38 38 38 34 36
Guinea-Bissau 38 37 37 37 36
Croatia 38 37 37 36 36
Kyrgyz Republic 39 37 37 39 37
Cuba 39 40 39 35 34
Angola 39 31 28 30 29
Moldova 39 44 44 43 41
New Caledonia 39 33 32 34 34
Gambia, The 40 39 40 42 42
Italy 40 39 40 39 38
Uzbekistan 40 44 40 40 41
Panama 41 40 56 56 55
Liechtenstein 41 39 37 36 35
Andorra 42 40 38 37 36
Brazil 42 42 42 41 41
Somalia 42 41 41 36 39
Hong Kong SAR, China 42 36 35 34 34
Djibouti 43 40 43 43 48
Macao SAR, China 44 38 36 39 39
Thailand 44 46 48 48 45
South Africa 44 43 44 39 45
Romania 44 42 41 43 42
Albania 45 46 44 41 45
Latvia 45 44 44 44 43
Philippines 47 46 46 45 45
Malta 47 50 45 42 44
Congo, Dem. Rep. 48 47 45 46 45
Haiti 48 41 41 41 44
Lao PDR 49 49 48 48 48
Serbia 49 42 41 40 46
Greece 49 48 46 44 45
Colombia 49 48 50 52 53
Lebanon 50 50 49 50 52
Jamaica 50 50 46 47 49
Jordan 50 49 48 46 42
Bulgaria 51 51 51 49 49
Mauritania 51 50 51 53 51
Namibia 52 45 52 59 58
Montenegro 52 49 31 34 34
Swaziland 52 48 52 52 57
Costa Rica 52 50 48 51 54
Niger 53 52 53 55 53
Iraq 53 51 39 33 34
Kazakhstan 53 55 48 54 53
Malaysia 54 53 53 51 51
Burkina Faso 54 53 55 56 54
Korea, Rep. 56 56 55 54 52
Chad 56 56 57 59 58
Indonesia 57 57 55 55 52
Nicaragua 57 56 54 56 55
Ukraine 57 56 50 53 53
Cyprus 58 54 52 50 49
El Salvador 58 56 54 55 51
Lesotho 59 57 57 50 52
Mexico 59 56 55 52 51
Kenya 60 65 66 69 68
Mali 60 59 60 61 59
Kosovo 61 55 54 53 53
Israel 62 55 51 55 53
Malawi 62 61 61 54 57
Madagascar 63 60 60 53 57
Chile 65 66 65 67 71
Afghanistan 66 64 66 69 69
Tanzania 66 64 65 64 61
Benin 67 68 64 65 68
Peru 70 73 72 69 70
Cambodia 71 74 72 71 73
Turkey 71 72 70 70 73
Zambia 72 71 72 68 58
Eritrea 72 84 90 80 80
Libya 73 71 76 74 77
Vietnam 74 75 76 73 72
Ethiopia 76 79 80 82 86
Sudan 77 78 83 84 82
Morocco 79 82 87 85 84
Sri Lanka 81 74 74 69 69
Bosnia and Herzegovina 85 85 83 82 84
Bolivia 86 85 89 86 84
Guatemala 86 83 80 79 81
Macedonia, FYR 94 95 95 97 100
Senegal 96 139 144 151 156
Yemen, Rep. 96 94 92 92 94
Tunisia 98 79 80 83 86
Zimbabwe 98 92 103 103 103
China 98 97 95 94 92
Ghana 98 91 93 104 106
Honduras 99 103 100 92 95
Kuwait 108 105 103 103 100
Myanmar 111 103 99 94 91
Bangladesh 114 118 121 119 121
India 115 114 111 109 108
Iran, Islamic Rep. 118 117 123 115 116
Nepal 125 120 124 108 109
Saudi Arabia 131 133 128 127 117
Korea, Dem. Rep. 131 130 128 127 124
Egypt, Arab Rep. 138 141 139 138 133
United Arab Emirates 143 144 143 138 128
Nigeria 161 148 152 149 150
Pakistan 201 204 207 217 210
Botswana 209 213 213 209 212
Mongolia 264 272 276 280 282
Cabo Verde
Cayman Islands
Palau
Aruba
West Bank and Gaza
Curacao
French Polynesia
Kiribati
Isle of Man
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Tonga
Tuvalu
South Sudan
Guam
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Bermuda
Northern Mariana Islands
Samoa
Bahamas, The
St. Martin (French part)
American Samoa
Turks and Caicos Islands
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Timor-Leste
Marshall Islands
Seychelles
Greenland

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