Country name 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Maldives 3 3 3 3 3
Hong Kong SAR, China 4 4 4 4 4
Norway 4 4 4 4 4
Singapore 5 5 5 5 5
Sweden 6 6 6 6 6
Spain 7 7 8 8 8
Estonia 7 7 7 7 7
Kazakhstan 7 7 7 7 7
Kiribati 7 7 7 7 7
New Zealand 8 8 8 8 8
Mauritius 8 8 8 8 8
Portugal 8 8 8 8 8
Chile 8 8 8 8 8
United Kingdom 8 8 8 8 8
Ecuador 8 8 8 8 8
Ireland 9 9 9 9 9
Peru 9 9 9 9 9
Canada 9 9 9 9 9
United States 10 10 10 10 10
Brazil 10 10 10 10 9
Denmark 10 10 10 10 10
Lithuania 11 11 15 15 12
Turkey 11 11 11 11 11
Palau 11 11 11 11 11
Belgium 11 11 11 11 11
Austria 12 12 12 12 12
Kuwait 12 12 12 12 12
Russian Federation 12 8 8 8 8
Germany 12 12 12 12 12
South Africa 12 12 11 9 9
Japan 13 13 13 13 12
Hungary 13 13 14 14 14
Tonga 13 16 19 19 19
Australia 13 12 12 12 10
Iraq 13 13 13 13 13
Oman 14 14 14 14 14
United Arab Emirates 14 14 14 14 14
Saudi Arabia 14 14 14 14 14
Korea, Rep. 14 14 14 14 14
Timor-Leste 15 15 15 15 6
Italy 15 15 15 15 15
Puerto Rico 15 15 16 16 16
Afghanistan 17 17 20 20 20
Syrian Arab Republic 19 19 19 19 19
Greece 19 19 19 8 8
Lebanon 19 19 19 19 19
Bhutan 19 19 19 19 19
Finland 20 20 20 20 8
Switzerland 20 19 19 19 19
France 20 20 20 8 8
Netherlands 20 20 9 9 9
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 21 21 21 21 21
Lesotho 21 21 21 20 20
Bangladesh 21 21 21 21 22
Marshall Islands 21 21 21 21 21
Tunisia 22 22 22 22 22
Iran, Islamic Rep. 22 22 22 22 22
Slovenia 22 22 22 22 22
Djibouti 23 23 23 23 23
Malawi 23 23 23 23 23
St. Kitts and Nevis 24 24 23 23 23
Rwanda 25 25 25 25 25
Jordan 26 26 26 26 26
Gabon 26 26 26 26 26
Czech Republic 27 12 12 12 12
Mexico 27 27 27 27 6
Seychelles 27 27 27 27 28
Madagascar 27 26 26 25 23
Morocco 28 28 28 28 28
Bulgaria 29 29 15 15 15
Latvia 29 7 7 7 7
Sierra Leone 29 29 29 29 29
Angola 30 30 30 30 30
Grenada 30 30 30 30 30
Ethiopia 30 30 30 30 30
Suriname 30 30 30 30 30
Eritrea 30 30 30 30 30
Vanuatu 31 31 31 31 31
Slovak Republic 32 31 31 31 31
Vietnam 32 32 32 32 32
St. Lucia 32 32 32 32 32
Uganda 32 32 32 31 31
Burundi 32 32 32 32 32
Papua New Guinea 33 32 32 32 32
Swaziland 33 33 33 33 33
Fiji 33 33 33 33 33
Comoros 33 33 33 33 33
Israel 34 34 33 33 33
Lao PDR 34 34 34 34 34
Nepal 34 34 34 34 34
Botswana 34 34 34 34 34
Thailand 34 34 34 22 22
Solomon Islands 34 34 34 34 34
Malaysia 35 35 35 12 12
Guyana 35 35 35 35 35
Nigeria 35 35 35 35 35
China 35 35 35 9 7
Paraguay 35 35 35 35 35
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 36 36 36 40 36
Dominica 37 37 37 37 37
Azerbaijan 37 37 37 22 22
Mauritania 37 37 37 37 37
Samoa 37 37 37 37 37
Mozambique 37 37 37 37 37
Namibia 37 37 37 37 37
Ghana 37 37 33 33 33
Guatemala 38 38 38 38 24
Zambia 38 38 38 38 38
West Bank and Gaza 39 39 39 39 39
Cambodia 39 39 39 39 51
Algeria 39 39 27 27 27
Poland 40 40 40 40 40
Croatia 40 40 40 29 29
Trinidad and Tobago 40 40 40 40 40
Congo, Dem. Rep. 40 40 40 40 40
Niger 41 41 42 41 41
Belize 41 41 41 40 40
Mongolia 41 41 41 41 41
Sao Tome and Principe 42 42 42 42 42
Kenya 42 42 41 41 41
Sudan 42 42 42 42 42
Egypt, Arab Rep. 42 41 36 29 29
Costa Rica 42 42 42 42 42
Bolivia 42 42 42 42 42
Iceland 42 30 30 30 30
Macedonia, FYR 43 43 40 40 40
Cabo Verde 44 44 44 44 44
Yemen, Rep. 44 44 44 44 44
Burkina Faso 45 45 45 45 45
Cameroon 45 45 45 45 44
Albania 45 44 44 44 44
Antigua and Barbuda 45 45 45 57 57
Georgia 46 33 30 30 30
Equatorial Guinea 46 46 46 46 46
Guinea-Bissau 46 46 46 46 46
Pakistan 47 47 47 47 47
Tanzania 47 47 48 48 48
Haiti 47 47 47 47 47
Honduras 47 47 47 47 47
Zimbabwe 48 52 51 51 51
Philippines 48 48 47 47 47
Gambia, The 50 50 50 50 50
Togo 50 50 50 50 50
Armenia 50 50 50 50 50
Indonesia 51 51 51 51 51
Panama 52 52 52 52 52
Uzbekistan 53 57 45 45 45
Moldova 53 53 53 53 49
El Salvador 53 53 53 53 53
Chad 54 54 54 54 54
India 55 58 59 59 59
Bosnia and Herzegovina 55 55 55 55 55
Benin 55 55 55 55 55
Uruguay 55 55 53 53 53
Guinea 57 57 57 57 57
Sri Lanka 58 59 59 59 59
Mali 59 59 59 59 59
Senegal 59 59 59 59 59
Congo, Rep. 61 61 61 61 61
Argentina 62 19 19 9 9
Nicaragua 65 65 65 65 65
Central African Republic 66 54 54 54 54
Serbia 67 67 67 67 67
Cote d'Ivoire 67 67 67 67 67
Tajikistan 69 69 69 69 69
Venezuela, RB 69 69 70 70 71
Colombia 70 70 70 32 21
Jamaica 72 72 72 72 72
Dominican Republic 75 75 74 9 9
Kyrgyz Republic 76 76 76 76 76
Romania 108 108 108 113 113
Belarus 125 125 124 112 107
Ukraine 147 147 147 147 147
Liechtenstein
Libya
South Sudan
Turkmenistan
Aruba
Korea, Dem. Rep.
San Marino
Guam
Malta
Somalia
Tuvalu
Greenland
St. Martin (French part)
Luxembourg 23 23 23 23
Middle East (developing only)
Faeroe Islands
Barbados
New Caledonia
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Brunei Darussalam 15 15 15 15
Northern Mariana Islands
Andorra
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
American Samoa
Qatar 3 3 3
Myanmar
Bahamas, The 18 18 18
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
French Polynesia
Bermuda
Bahrain 25 25 25
Macao SAR, China
Liberia 33 33 33 33
Cyprus 29 29
Cayman Islands
Curacao
Isle of Man
Cuba
Montenegro 89 89 89 89

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