Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan
Albania 15 16 15 14 19
Algeria 16 15 16 15 15
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola 8 6 5 5 4
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 21 22 22 21 22
Armenia 4 2 1 1 1
Aruba
Australia 21 22 21 21 20
Austria 19 19 19 19 20
Azerbaijan 8 8 7 5 4
Bahamas, The
Bahrain 8 8 9 8 8
Bangladesh 4 4 4 5 5
Barbados
Belarus 6 6 6 6 6
Belgium 13 13 13 13 13
Belize
Benin 2 2 8 10 11
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia 21 20 21 19 18
Bosnia and Herzegovina 22 22 19 13 14
Botswana 17 19 20 20 19
Brazil 22 23 24 24 24
Brunei Darussalam 13 11 12 12 12
Bulgaria 6 6 6 6 8
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde
Cambodia 10 9 8 9
Cameroon 11 10 10 10 10
Canada 15 16 15 16 16
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile 21 22 21 20 20
China 3 3 3 3 4
Colombia 21 24 24 26 25
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep. 1 1 1 1 1
Congo, Rep. 16 14 13 10 12
Costa Rica 37 36 36 36 40
Cote d'Ivoire 5 6 6 6 6
Croatia 14 14 15 15 16
Cuba 6 6 6 7 7
Curacao
Cyprus 23 28 26 27 28
Czech Republic 7 6 8 8 8
Denmark 18 18 16 18 18
Djibouti
Dominica
Dominican Republic 20 21 22 23 24
Ecuador 35 32 33 34 32
Egypt, Arab Rep. 18 18 18 17 18
El Salvador 20 21 22 20 21
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea 10 11 12 11 11
Estonia 8 8 8 9 10
Ethiopia 2 2 3 3 3
Faeroe Islands
Fiji
Finland 12 12 11 11 11
France 17 16 16 16 16
French Polynesia
Gabon 8 8 8 9 9
Gambia, The
Georgia 9 7 23 19 13
Germany 16 16 16 16 16
Ghana 10 10 10 10 12
Greece 20 20 21 20 20
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guatemala 15 18 18 18 20
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti 1 4 4 4 5
Honduras 19 18 18 18 18
Hong Kong SAR, China 24 23 22 23 29
Hungary 9 9 9 9 11
Iceland 9 8 9 7 7
India 8 8 6 6 6
Indonesia 11 11 12 12 13
Iran, Islamic Rep. 19 18 20 19 19
Iraq 20 20 20 17 24
Ireland 17 18 19 19 21
Isle of Man
Israel 18 19 19 19 17
Italy 23 22 22 22 22
Jamaica 10 12 13 14 14
Japan 15 15 15 15 15
Jordan 23 23 23 23 23
Kazakhstan 5 5 6 5 6
Kenya 6 7 7 7 6
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep. 3 4 4 2 4
Korea, Rep. 13 14 14 13 12
Kosovo
Kuwait 12 12 13 13 12
Kyrgyz Republic 4 9 9 11 11
Lao PDR
Latvia 13 13 13 13 13
Lebanon 32 33 32 27 30
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya 20 22 24 22 20
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 8 10 11 13 13
Luxembourg 33 35 36 39 42
Macao SAR, China
Macedonia, FYR 13 12 19 18 12
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia 20 20 20 20 20
Maldives
Mali
Malta 26 33 26 31 31
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius
Mexico 23 23 23 23 23
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova 6 6 7 6 6
Monaco
Mongolia 7 8 9 9 10
Montenegro
Morocco 20 21 21 22 23
Mozambique 3 3 4 4 4
Myanmar 5 7 8 6 7
Namibia 23 23 34 34 34
Nepal 3 3 3 3 3
Netherlands 13 13 13 14 14
New Caledonia
New Zealand 21 22 22 22 22
Nicaragua 14 14 15 15 16
Niger
Nigeria 6 5 6 8 5
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 12 13 14 13 13
Oman 12 12 12 12 13
Pakistan 12 12 13 13 13
Palau
Panama 16 16 16 16 16
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 23 24 24 25 26
Peru 24 24 25 26 25
Philippines 16 17 18 18 18
Poland 7 7 8 9 10
Portugal 22 20 22 22 22
Puerto Rico
Qatar 8 8 8 8 8
Romania 6 5 7 7 8
Russian Federation 5 5 5 5 6
Rwanda
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 23 20 20 21 20
Senegal 13 12 13 13 14
Serbia 7 7 9 12 10
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore 8 10 10 9 10
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 6 7 6 8 8
Slovenia 20 21 23 23 20
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa 10 11 10 10 11
South Sudan
Spain 21 20 22 21 22
Sri Lanka 17 17 21 18 19
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan 8 8 7 8 8
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden 13 13 12 13 13
Switzerland 20 20 20 20 20
Syrian Arab Republic 33 32 31 28 26
Tajikistan 3 3 2 2 2
Tanzania 2 3 4 2 4
Thailand 22 24 24 23 22
Timor-Leste
Togo 7 8 12 8 9
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago 7 7 6 7 7
Tunisia 18 18 18 18 17
Turkey 17 17 16 14 13
Turkmenistan 4 3 4 4 5
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine 5 5 5 6 6
United Arab Emirates 16 16 14 14 14
United Kingdom 17 17 17 18 17
United States 21 21 21 21 22
Uruguay 29 28 27 29 30
Uzbekistan 4 3 4 4 4
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB 20 22 21 20 19
Vietnam 11 10 11 11 11
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 49 40 37 35 35
Zambia 4 4 3 4 4
Zimbabwe 5 7 7 7 7

Featured indicators

Help/Feedback

User Voice