Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Afghanistan 12 12 12 12 12
Albania
Algeria 7 7 7 7 7
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola 19 19 20 20 21
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 40 40 40 40 40
Armenia 36 36 36 36 36
Aruba
Australia 61 61 61 61 61
Austria 19 19 19 19 19
Azerbaijan 23 23 23 22 22
Bahamas, The
Bahrain
Bangladesh 10 11 11 11 11
Barbados
Belarus 16 16 17 17 17
Belgium 17 17 17 17 17
Belize
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia 36 37 37 37 38
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil 36 37 37 37 37
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria 14 14 14 14 14
Burkina Faso 7 7 7 8 8
Burundi
Cabo Verde
Cambodia 8 9 9 9 9
Cameroon 16 17 17 17 18
Canada 41 41 41 42 42
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad 8 8 8 8 8
Chile 36 36 37 37 37
China 12 13 14 15 15
Colombia 33 34 34 35 35
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep. 23 24 24 24 24
Congo, Rep. 31 31 32 32 33
Costa Rica 26 26 27 27 27
Cote d'Ivoire 18 18 18 18 18
Croatia
Cuba 20 20 20 20 20
Curacao
Cyprus
Czech Republic 12 12 11 11 11
Denmark 20 20 20 20 20
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic 22 22 23 23 23
Ecuador 27 27 27 27 27
Egypt, Arab Rep. 25 25 25 25 25
El Salvador 19 19 18 18 18
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia
Ethiopia 4 4 4 4 4
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Finland 19 19 19 19 20
France 22 22 22 22 22
French Polynesia
Gabon
Gambia, The
Georgia 25 25 25 25 25
Germany 9 9 9 9 9
Ghana 14 14 15 15 15
Greece 30 29 29 29 29
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guatemala 16 16 16 17 17
Guinea 13 13 14 14 14
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti 19 19 19 19 20
Honduras 12 12 12 12 12
Hong Kong SAR, China 98 99 100 100 100
Hungary 18 18 18 18 18
Iceland
India 11 11 12 12 12
Indonesia 10 10 10 10 10
Iran, Islamic Rep. 24 24 24 24 24
Iraq 30 30 30 30 30
Ireland 26 26 26 26 26
Isle of Man
Israel 58 58 58 58 58
Italy 18 18 18 18 18
Jamaica
Japan 59 59 59 59 59
Jordan 23 22 22 22 21
Kazakhstan 7 7 7 8 8
Kenya 9 9 9 9 9
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep. 13 12 12 12 12
Korea, Rep. 50 49 49 49 49
Kuwait 69 70 69 68 67
Kyrgyz Republic
Lao PDR
Latvia
Lebanon 42 42 44 45 46
Lesotho
Liberia 38 34 30 27 29
Libya 20 20 20 19 19
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macao SAR, China
Macedonia, FYR
Madagascar 9 9 9 9 9
Malawi
Malaysia 15 16 16 17 18
Maldives
Mali 10 10 10 10 10
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico 35 35 35 36 36
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova
Monaco
Mongolia 29 30 31 31 32
Montenegro
Morocco 21 21 21 22 22
Mozambique 6 6 6 6 6
Myanmar 9 9 9 9 9
Namibia
Nepal 2 2 3 3 3
Netherlands 6 6 6 6 6
New Caledonia
New Zealand 27 27 27 27 28
Nicaragua
Niger 6 6 6 6 6
Nigeria 13 13 13 13 13
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Oman
Pakistan 17 18 18 18 18
Palau
Panama 38 38 39 40 40
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 27 27 28 28 28
Peru 27 28 28 28 28
Philippines 15 15 15 14 14
Poland 4 4 4 4 4
Portugal 38 38 38 38 38
Puerto Rico 65 65 65 66 66
Qatar
Romania 9 9 9 9 9
Russian Federation 17 18 18 18 18
Rwanda 6 6 6 7 7
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 40 40 40 40 41
Senegal 20 20 20 20 21
Serbia 15 15 15 15 15
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore 97 96 95 97 97
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia 18 18 17 17 16
South Africa 30 30 31 31 31
South Sudan
Spain 23 23 23 23 23
Sri Lanka
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan 12 12 12 12 12
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden 13 13 13 13 14
Switzerland 15 15 15 15 15
Syrian Arab Republic 33 33 34 34 34
Tajikistan
Tanzania 6 6 6 7 7
Thailand 11 11 11 11 11
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia 19 19 19 19 19
Turkey 28 29 29 29 29
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda 4 5 5 5 5
Ukraine 10 10 10 10 10
United Arab Emirates 58 59 60 60 61
United Kingdom 27 27 27 27 27
United States 43 43 43 44 44
Uruguay 49 49 49 48 48
Uzbekistan 9 9 9 9 9
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB 32 32 32 32 32
Vietnam 8 8 9 9 9
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 7 7 7 7 8
Zambia 10 10 10 10 10
Zimbabwe 11 11 11 11 11

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