Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Afghanistan
Albania 16 15 14 19 23
Algeria 15 16 15 15 14
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola 6 5 5 4 5
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 22 22 21 22 21
Armenia 2 1 1 1 1
Aruba
Australia 22 21 21 20 20
Austria 19 19 19 20 20
Azerbaijan 8 7 5 4 4
Bahamas, The
Bahrain 8 9 8 8 9
Bangladesh 4 4 5 5 4
Barbados
Belarus 6 6 6 6 6
Belgium 13 13 13 13 13
Belize
Benin 2 8 10 11 12
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia 20 21 19 18 20
Bosnia and Herzegovina 22 19 13 14 13
Botswana 19 20 20 19 20
Brazil 23 24 24 24 23
Brunei Darussalam 11 12 12 12 11
Bulgaria 6 6 6 8 9
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde
Cambodia 10 9 8 9 8
Cameroon 10 10 10 10 9
Canada 16 15 16 16 16
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile 22 21 20 20 20
China 3 3 3 4 4
Colombia 24 24 26 25 24
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep. 1 1 1 1 1
Congo, Rep. 14 13 10 12 11
Costa Rica 36 36 36 40 38
Cote d'Ivoire 6 6 6 6 5
Croatia 14 15 15 16 17
Cuba 6 6 7 7 6
Curacao
Cyprus 28 26 27 28 28
Czech Republic 6 8 8 8 10
Denmark 18 16 18 18 19
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic 21 22 23 24 26
Ecuador 32 33 34 32 31
Egypt, Arab Rep. 18 18 17 18 19
El Salvador 21 22 20 21 23
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea 11 12 11 11 10
Estonia 8 8 9 10 10
Ethiopia 2 3 3 3 3
Faeroe Islands
Fiji
Finland 12 11 11 11 11
France 16 16 16 16 17
French Polynesia
Gabon 8 8 9 9 9
Gambia, The
Georgia 7 23 19 13 13
Germany 16 16 16 16 17
Ghana 10 10 10 12 13
Greece 20 21 20 20 20
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guatemala 18 18 18 20 18
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti 4 4 4 5 5
Honduras 18 18 18 18 24
Hong Kong SAR, China 23 22 23 29 31
Hungary 9 9 9 11 11
Iceland 8 9 7 7 7
India 8 6 6 6 6
Indonesia 11 12 12 13 12
Iran, Islamic Rep. 18 20 19 19 18
Iraq 20 20 17 24 32
Ireland 18 19 19 21 23
Isle of Man
Israel 19 19 19 17 19
Italy 22 22 22 22 22
Jamaica 12 13 14 14 14
Japan 15 15 15 15 15
Jordan 23 23 23 23 24
Kazakhstan 5 6 5 6 4
Kenya 7 7 7 6 5
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep. 4 4 2 4 2
Korea, Rep. 14 14 13 12 12
Kosovo
Kuwait 12 13 13 12 11
Kyrgyz Republic 9 9 11 11 10
Lao PDR
Latvia 13 13 13 13 15
Lebanon 33 32 27 30 27
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya 22 24 22 20 23
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 10 11 13 13 13
Luxembourg 35 36 39 42 44
Macao SAR, China
Macedonia, FYR 12 19 18 12 13
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia 20 20 20 20 24
Maldives
Mali
Malta 33 26 31 31 26
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico 23 23 23 23 22
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova 6 7 6 6 4
Monaco
Mongolia 8 9 9 10 10
Montenegro
Morocco 21 21 22 23 23
Mozambique 3 4 4 4 4
Myanmar 7 8 6 7 8
Namibia 23 34 34 34 35
Nepal 3 3 3 3 3
Netherlands 13 13 14 14 14
New Caledonia
New Zealand 22 22 22 22 22
Nicaragua 14 15 15 16 17
Niger
Nigeria 5 6 8 5 7
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 13 14 13 13 12
Oman 12 12 12 13 12
Pakistan 12 13 13 13 13
Palau
Panama 16 16 16 16 17
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 24 24 25 26 27
Peru 24 25 26 25 24
Philippines 17 18 18 18 18
Poland 7 8 9 10 11
Portugal 20 22 22 22 21
Puerto Rico
Qatar 8 8 8 8 7
Romania 5 7 7 8 7
Russian Federation 5 5 5 6 6
Rwanda
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 20 20 21 20 19
Senegal 12 13 13 14 14
Serbia 7 9 12 10 7
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore 10 10 9 10 11
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 7 6 8 8 8
Slovenia 21 23 23 20 19
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa 11 10 10 11 10
South Sudan
Spain 20 22 21 22 22
Sri Lanka 17 21 18 19 20
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan 8 7 8 8 5
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden 13 12 13 13 13
Switzerland 20 20 20 20 20
Syrian Arab Republic 32 31 28 26 26
Tajikistan 3 2 2 2 1
Tanzania 3 4 2 4 3
Thailand 24 24 23 22 21
Timor-Leste
Togo 8 12 8 9 9
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago 7 6 7 7 6
Tunisia 18 18 18 17 18
Turkey 17 16 14 13 14
Turkmenistan 3 4 4 5 5
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine 5 5 6 6 5
United Arab Emirates 16 14 14 14 14
United Kingdom 17 17 18 17 18
United States 21 21 21 22 22
Uruguay 28 27 29 30 28
Uzbekistan 3 4 4 4 4
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB 22 21 20 19 20
Vietnam 10 11 11 11 11
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 40 37 35 35 34
Zambia 4 3 4 4 3
Zimbabwe 7 7 7 7 9

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