Country name 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Antigua and Barbuda 9 10 10 10 10
St. Kitts and Nevis 9 10 11 10 10
Brunei Darussalam 10 10 11 11 11
Grenada 9 11 11 11 10
Mauritius 12 12 12 12 12
St. Lucia 11 13 13 13 12
Barbados 11 13 14 13 12
Gabon 13 14 13 14 13
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 16 15 16 15 15
Sao Tome and Principe 15 16 15 15 14
Australia 16 16 15 15 15
Armenia 15 16 16 17 15
Dominica 17 16 16 16 16
Tajikistan 15 16 16 15 15
Belarus 18 17 17 16 22
Canada 18 17 17 16 15
Puerto Rico 15 18 18 17 16
Finland 19 18 18 17 16
Trinidad and Tobago 17 18 19 18 18
Guyana 19 18 19 19 19
Luxembourg 19 19 18 17 17
Belize 20 19 19 19 19
Bhutan 19 19 18 18 18
New Zealand 20 20 19 18 18
Suriname 21 20 21 20 19
Monaco 22 21 20 20 19
Ireland 23 22 20 20 18
Estonia 22 22 22 20 18
Iceland 22 22 22 22 21
United Kingdom 22 22 22 21 20
Sweden 24 22 22 21 21
Turkmenistan 23 23 22 21 21
Japan 23 23 22 21 20
United States 24 23 22 21 20
San Marino 24 25 23 22 22
Cote d'Ivoire 26 25 20 23 22
Equatorial Guinea 23 25 25 26 26
Switzerland 24 25 24 23 22
Vanuatu 24 25 24 23 23
Liberia 24 25 26 25 24
Norway 26 25 25 24 25
Faeroe Islands 26 25 24 24 23
Maldives 26 26 24 24 23
Solomon Islands 26 26 26 26 25
Singapore 31 26 26 25 24
Germany 27 27 26 26 25
France 27 27 26 26 25
Cameroon 28 27 27 25 24
Lithuania 28 28 28 26 26
Angola 31 28 30 29 27
Denmark 29 29 29 27 26
Comoros 29 29 25 26 24
Bahrain 30 29 29 30 30
Azerbaijan 29 29 27 27 25
Fiji 29 30 29 28 27
Dominican Republic 32 30 32 34 34
Netherlands 31 31 29 28 27
Sierra Leone 30 31 31 31 29
Congo, Rep. 31 31 30 30 30
Montenegro 49 31 34 34 34
Belgium 31 31 31 30 29
New Caledonia 33 32 34 34 33
Syrian Arab Republic 30 32 31 31 32
Mozambique 36 32 33 37 37
Qatar 33 33 34 35 32
Papua New Guinea 32 33 33 32 32
Slovak Republic 34 33 33 32 32
Austria 33 33 32 31 31
Georgia 32 33 33 35 37
Russian Federation 35 34 33 31 30
Algeria 37 34 38 37 35
Czech Republic 35 34 33 33 32
Central African Republic 34 34 35 35 33
Oman 37 35 39 40 36
Hong Kong SAR, China 36 35 34 34 33
Venezuela, RB 27 35 36 38 39
Slovenia 35 36 35 35 34
Macao SAR, China 38 36 39 39 38
Hungary 36 36 36 34 33
Spain 35 37 34 33 32
Burundi 37 37 33 35 33
Croatia 37 37 36 36 34
Guinea-Bissau 37 37 37 36 35
Guinea 36 37 38 37 36
Poland 37 37 37 37 37
Kyrgyz Republic 37 37 39 37 39
Uganda 37 37 34 35 33
Uruguay 38 37 42 38 41
Liechtenstein 39 37 36 35 34
Paraguay 39 38 38 37 36
Togo 38 38 39 38 34
Rwanda 38 38 34 36 34
Andorra 40 38 37 36 35
Iraq 51 39 33 34 38
Portugal 36 39 34 33 33
Ecuador 38 39 36 35 32
Argentina 39 39 40 40 39
Cuba 40 39 35 34 35
Uzbekistan 44 40 40 41 38
Italy 39 40 39 38 36
Gambia, The 39 40 42 42 40
Somalia 41 41 36 39 36
Serbia 42 41 40 46 46
Romania 42 41 43 42 40
Haiti 41 41 41 44 45
Brazil 42 42 41 41 41
Djibouti 40 43 43 48 48
Moldova 44 44 43 41 41
Albania 46 44 41 45 51
Latvia 44 44 44 43 42
South Africa 43 44 39 45 42
Congo, Dem. Rep. 47 45 46 45 46
Malta 50 45 42 44 43
Philippines 46 46 45 45 44
Jamaica 50 46 47 49 47
Greece 48 46 44 45 42
Costa Rica 50 48 51 54 53
Jordan 49 48 46 42 40
Lao PDR 49 48 48 48 46
Thailand 46 48 48 45 45
Kazakhstan 55 48 54 53 48
Lebanon 50 49 50 52 52
Colombia 48 50 52 53 51
Ukraine 56 50 53 53 52
Bulgaria 51 51 49 49 48
Israel 55 51 55 53 52
Mauritania 50 51 53 51 48
Namibia 45 52 59 58 60
Cyprus 54 52 50 49 48
Swaziland 48 52 52 57 56
Malaysia 53 53 51 51 49
Niger 52 53 55 53 51
Nicaragua 56 54 56 55 51
Kosovo 55 54 53 53 53
El Salvador 56 54 55 51 49
Korea, Rep. 56 55 54 52 50
Burkina Faso 53 55 56 54 51
Indonesia 57 55 55 52 50
Mexico 56 55 52 51 48
Panama 40 56 56 55 47
Lesotho 57 57 50 52 48
Chad 56 57 59 58 52
Mali 59 60 61 59 56
Madagascar 60 60 53 57 54
Malawi 61 61 54 57 54
Benin 68 64 65 68 67
Tanzania 64 65 64 61 58
Chile 66 65 67 71 70
Afghanistan 64 66 69 69 68
Kenya 65 66 69 68 70
Turkey 72 70 70 73 70
Cambodia 74 72 71 73 72
Zambia 71 72 68 58 50
Peru 73 72 69 70 68
Sri Lanka 74 74 69 69 67
Libya 71 76 74 77 75
Vietnam 75 76 73 72 70
Ethiopia 79 80 82 86 89
Tunisia 79 80 83 86 89
Guatemala 83 80 79 81 76
Bosnia and Herzegovina 85 83 82 84 86
Sudan 78 83 84 82 81
Morocco 82 87 85 84 80
Bolivia 85 89 86 84 81
Eritrea 84 90 80 80 72
Yemen, Rep. 94 92 92 94 90
Ghana 91 93 104 106 96
Macedonia, FYR 95 95 97 100 97
China 97 95 94 92 86
Myanmar 103 99 94 91 73
Honduras 103 100 92 95 95
Zimbabwe 92 103 103 103 101
Kuwait 105 103 103 100 97
India 114 111 109 108 108
Bangladesh 118 121 119 121 118
Iran, Islamic Rep. 117 123 115 116 132
Nepal 120 124 108 109 112
Korea, Dem. Rep. 130 128 127 124 121
Saudi Arabia 133 128 127 117 113
Egypt, Arab Rep. 141 139 138 133 129
United Arab Emirates 144 143 138 128 131
Senegal 139 144 151 156 132
Nigeria 148 152 149 150 153
Pakistan 204 207 217 210 207
Botswana 213 213 209 212 206
Mongolia 272 276 280 282 280
Seychelles
Cabo Verde
French Polynesia
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Tuvalu
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Bermuda
South Sudan
Aruba
Cayman Islands
Kiribati
Tonga
Guam
St. Martin (French part)
Curacao
Isle of Man
Greenland
Northern Mariana Islands
Bahamas, The
Samoa
American Samoa
Turks and Caicos Islands
Palau
West Bank and Gaza
Timor-Leste
Marshall Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

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