Country name 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
China 3 3 3 3 3
India 5 5 6 6 6
Germany 6 6 6 6 6
Poland 7 7 7 7 7
Ukraine 8 8 8 8 8
United States 8 8 8 8 8
Netherlands 8 8 8 8 8
Italy 9 9 9 9 9
Malaysia 9 9 9 9 8
Russian Federation 9 9 10 10 10
Indonesia 10 10 9 9 9
South Africa 11 11 11 11 11
Algeria 12 12 12 11 11
Tunisia 12 12 12 11 11
Brazil 12 12 12 12 12
Brunei Darussalam 13 12 11 10 10
Venezuela, RB 13 13 13 13 12
Nigeria 14 14 14 14 14
Kazakhstan 14 14 14 15 15
Czech Republic 15 15 15 15 15
Sweden 16 16 16 16 16
Iran, Islamic Rep. 17 16 16 16 15
Spain 16 16 16 16 16
Romania 16 16 17 17 17
San Marino 18 18 17 17 17
United Kingdom 18 18 18 18 18
Belgium 18 18 18 18 18
Guatemala 18 18 18 17 17
Bermuda 18 18 18 18 18
Canada 19 19 19 19 19
Botswana 19 19 19 19 18
Cameroon 20 20 20 20 20
Morocco 20 20 20 19 19
Bulgaria 20 20 20 21 21
Ghana 20 20 20 20 20
Korea, Dem. Rep. 21 20 20 20 20
Switzerland 20 20 20 20 20
Mozambique 21 21 21 21 21
Nepal 21 21 21 21 21
France 21 21 21 20 20
Pakistan 21 21 21 21 21
Turkey 21 21 21 21 21
Sri Lanka 21 21 22 22 22
Colombia 22 22 22 22 23
Saudi Arabia 22 22 22 22 21
Luxembourg 22 22 22 21 21
Norway 23 23 23 23 23
Vietnam 23 23 23 23 23
Uzbekistan 23 23 23 23 23
Mexico 23 23 23 23 23
Lithuania 23 23 23 24 24
Denmark 24 24 24 24 24
Finland 24 24 24 24 24
Bahrain 25 24 23 22 22
Benin 25 24 24 23 22
Belarus 24 24 25 25 25
Albania 24 24 25 25 25
Ethiopia 25 24 24 23 23
Australia 24 24 24 24 24
Bosnia and Herzegovina 25 24 24 23 23
St. Lucia 25 25 25 27 29
Turkmenistan 25 25 26 26 26
Comoros 26 26 26 26 26
Libya 26 26 26 25 25
Syrian Arab Republic 26 26 26 26 27
Cuba 26 26 26 26 26
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 25 26 26 27 27
Slovenia 26 26 26 26 26
Jordan 27 26 26 25 25
Bolivia 27 26 26 26 26
Korea, Rep. 27 26 26 26 26
Philippines 27 27 27 26 26
Myanmar 27 27 27 27 27
Swaziland 26 27 28 28 29
Hungary 27 27 27 26 26
Ecuador 27 27 27 27 27
Tanzania 28 28 28 28 28
Honduras 28 28 28 28 27
Croatia 27 28 28 28 28
Serbia 28 28 28 28 28
Mauritius 29 28 28 28 28
Austria 29 29 29 30 30
Greenland 29 30 30 30 30
Yemen, Rep. 29 30 30 30 30
Malawi 29 30 31 32 32
Turks and Caicos Islands 32 30 29 27 26
Cyprus 31 30 30 30 30
Zambia 30 31 30 30 30
Nicaragua 32 32 31 31 31
Madagascar 32 32 31 31 31
Dominica 32 32 32 31 31
New Zealand 32 32 33 33 33
Iraq 32 32 32 32 32
Thailand 33 33 32 32 32
Zimbabwe 33 33 33 33 33
Bangladesh 33 33 33 33 34
Dominican Republic 34 34 34 33 33
Andorra 35 34 34 33 32
Japan 34 35 34 34 33
Tajikistan 34 35 35 35 35
El Salvador 36 36 36 36 37
Argentina 36 36 36 36 36
Trinidad and Tobago 36 36 35 34 34
Papua New Guinea 35 36 36 37 37
Kenya 36 36 36 36 36
Egypt, Arab Rep. 36 36 36 35 35
Chad 37 36 36 35 35
Oman 35 37 37 36 35
Montenegro 37 37 37 37 36
Namibia 36 37 38 38 39
United Arab Emirates 37 37 38 40 40
Uganda 37 37 37 36 36
Moldova 37 37 38 38 38
Macedonia, FYR 38 38 38 38 38
Angola 38 38 38 39 39
Niger 38 38 38 38 38
Peru 38 38 38 39 39
Mali 39 39 38 38 37
Sudan 39 39 39 39 39
Chile 40 40 40 39 39
Cabo Verde 40 40 40 40 40
Congo, Dem. Rep. 40 41 41 41 42
Estonia 43 42 42 42 42
Central African Republic 42 42 42 42 43
Equatorial Guinea 42 43 44 44 45
Rwanda 46 43 43 43 45
Cote d'Ivoire 43 43 43 43 43
Jamaica 44 43 43 43 42
Fiji 44 44 43 43 43
Azerbaijan 44 44 43 43 43
Ireland 44 44 43 43 42
Burkina Faso 44 44 45 45 45
Costa Rica 44 44 45 45 45
Kyrgyz Republic 44 45 45 45 45
Guinea 45 45 45 45 45
Lesotho 45 46 46 47 48
Afghanistan 44 46 49 51 54
Sierra Leone 47 46 46 44 43
Latvia 47 47 47 47 47
Georgia 47 47 47 47 48
Portugal 48 48 47 47 46
Israel 48 48 48 48 48
Greece 49 49 49 49 49
Somalia 51 49 47 47 47
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 49 49 50 50 51
Gabon 50 50 50 50 49
Paraguay 51 51 51 51 51
Senegal 51 51 51 52 52
Cambodia 51 51 51 52 52
Mauritania 51 51 51 51 50
Cayman Islands 51 51 51 52 53
Guinea-Bissau 52 51 51 50 50
Lao PDR 53 52 50 48 47
Qatar 52 52 52 53 52
Uruguay 53 53 53 53 53
Panama 54 53 53 52 52
Lebanon 53 53 54 55 54
Congo, Rep. 54 54 54 54 54
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 55 55 55 54 54
Gambia, The 56 55 54 53 52
Haiti 55 55 55 54 54
Mongolia 55 56 56 56 56
Armenia 56 56 56 56 56
Malta 58 57 55 55 54
Burundi 60 59 58 57 56
Seychelles 61 61 61 59 59
Aruba 60 62 62 63 63
Puerto Rico 61 62 64 66 67
Isle of Man 63 63 63 63 63
Togo 63 64 64 65 66
Liberia 62 65 70 75 82
Guyana 66 66 65 64 64
Iceland 66 66 67 67 67
Marshall Islands 67 68 69 69 71
Sao Tome and Principe 69 68 67 66 65
Eritrea 70 68 66 64 63
Timor-Leste 69 69 67 65 63
Vanuatu 75 75 75 75 75
Suriname 77 76 76 75 74
Solomon Islands 77 77 76 75 74
Kuwait 80 80 81 82 83
Djibouti 85 86 87 87 88
Bahamas, The 86 87 87 86 86
St. Kitts and Nevis 88 88 88 86 85
Guam 91 91 92 93 95
American Samoa 92 93 94 95 96
Barbados 95 94 94 93 93
French Polynesia 96 96 96 96 96
New Caledonia 98 97 96 95 94
Faeroe Islands 100 98 99 99 99
Palau 98 99 95 91 88
Liechtenstein 100 99 99 99 99
Antigua and Barbuda 99 99 99 100 100
Maldives 99 99 99 99 99
Monaco 100 100 99 99 98
Singapore 99 100 99 99 100
Samoa 100 100 100 100 100
Northern Mariana Islands 99 100 100 100 100
Tonga 100 100 100 100 100
Tuvalu 100 100 100 100 100
Macao SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Hong Kong SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Kiribati 100 100 100 100 100
Grenada 100 100 100 100 100
Bhutan
West Bank and Gaza
Belize
South Sudan
St. Martin (French part)
Kosovo
Curacao
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic

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