Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Georgia 4 20 18 27 26
Sierra Leone 6 11 -2 5 0
Burundi 6 8 6 7 6
Gambia, The 7 7 5 5 5
Cuba 7 16 15 13 12
Nigeria 7 7 8 9 7
Niger 7 10 11 11 10
Djibouti 8 9 10 12 9
Barbados 9 8 11 15 16
Congo, Dem. Rep. 9 28 3 2 3
Madagascar 11 12 13 15 15
Libya 12 16 12 12 11
Uganda 12 20 18 16 20
Chad 13 20 19 17 14
Cameroon 13 14 15 15 15
Rwanda 13 14 14 15 13
Senegal 14 12 15 16 18
Central African Republic 14 7 10 11 13
Sudan 14 12 16 18 17
Myanmar 14 12 13 12 13
Latvia 14 17 20 24 23
Serbia 14 19 18 13 10
Cambodia 15 15 15 12 17
Bahrain 15 14 17 21 8
Kuwait 15 15 14 18 15
Argentina 15 15 16 16 15
Oman 15 14 18 24 15
Guatemala 15 13 14 17 17
Bolivia 15 16 20 24 19
Suriname 15 16 18 25 18
Uruguay 15 15 17 17 15
Cote d'Ivoire 16 12 14 13 13
Bulgaria 16 0 9 18 19
Swaziland 16 17 17 19 17
Togo 16 19 16 16 13
Croatia 17 20 26 22 21
Puerto Rico 17 17 19 17 21
Mexico 17 19 20 22 22
Malawi 17 12 12 13 15
Dominican Republic 18 18 19 24 22
Iceland 18 21 21 26 23
Brazil 18 17 17 17 16
Venezuela, RB 18 17 28 31 27
South Africa 18 17 17 17 16
Luxembourg 18 19 21 22 22
Costa Rica 18 16 18 20 17
Kyrgyz Republic 18 25 22 15 18
Armenia 18 20 19 19 18
Poland 19 21 23 25 25
Pakistan 19 19 18 18 16
St. Lucia 19 21 26 24 27
Ireland 19 21 22 24 25
Nicaragua 19 22 26 26 33
Bangladesh 19 20 21 22 22
United Kingdom 19 19 20 20 19
Comoros 19 19 16 18 15
Canada 20 19 21 21 21
Namibia 20 21 18 23 21
Zimbabwe 20 19 18 21 14
Tanzania 20 17 15 20 18
Saudi Arabia 20 18 18 22 21
Italy 20 19 19 19 20
Ecuador 20 19 20 24 20
Kazakhstan 20 21 20 20 14
Bosnia and Herzegovina 20 41 42 38 28
Ghana 20 21 25 23 21
El Salvador 20 15 15 18 16
Egypt, Arab Rep. 20 18 18 22 22
Finland 20 20 22 23 22
Mauritania 20 18 15 19 13
France 20 20 19 21 21
Sweden 21 20 20 21 22
Denmark 21 20 22 23 21
Macedonia, FYR 21 20 21 22 20
Trinidad and Tobago 21 24 30 33 21
Albania 21 17 17 16 19
Lithuania 21 20 24 25 22
Guinea 21 21 21 19 20
Benin 21 18 19 18 18
United States 22 22 23 24 24
Belize 22 20 20 19 25
Yemen, Rep. 22 23 25 24 19
Netherlands 22 23 23 23 24
Kenya 22 15 15 17 16
Belgium 22 22 22 23 23
Cyprus 22 22 19 19 17
Papua New Guinea 22 23 21 18 16
Paraguay 22 22 23 19 18
Guinea-Bissau 22 23 24 11 17
Norway 22 21 23 27 23
Spain 22 22 22 24 25
Philippines 22 24 25 23 19
Eritrea 23 28 31 32 46
Vanuatu 23 20 19 17 19
Fiji 23 17 18 28 23
New Zealand 23 22 21 20 22
Peru 23 21 22 22 19
Greece 23 24 23 25 25
Mali 23 23 21 21 21
Hungary 23 25 26 29 27
Gabon 23 25 31 40 26
Ethiopia 24 22 17 19 19
Azerbaijan 24 29 34 33 26
Germany 24 23 23 23 23
Burkina Faso 24 25 27 24 18
Morocco 24 23 24 26 25
Portugal 24 24 27 28 29
Romania 24 26 21 18 16
Tunisia 25 25 24 25 25
Belarus 25 24 27 27 24
Moldova 25 24 24 27 23
Israel 25 25 24 22 23
Slovenia 25 25 26 27 29
Nepal 25 27 25 25 20
Russian Federation 25 24 22 15 15
Turkey 25 25 25 22 19
Mauritius 26 25 29 26 27
Sri Lanka 26 24 24 25 27
Colombia 26 22 21 20 13
Australia 26 25 25 25 26
India 26 22 25 24 27
Haiti 26 28 25 26 28
Switzerland 26 26 25 26 25
Chile 26 27 28 27 21
Tonga 26 28 20 22 21
Slovak Republic 26 36 36 35 29
Ukraine 27 23 21 21 18
Mongolia 27 26 25 30 32
Austria 27 26 26 26 26
Mozambique 27 20 21 18 20
Botswana 27 23 24 38 26
Vietnam 27 28 28 29 28
Syrian Arab Republic 27 24 21 22 19
Bahamas, The 28 30 27 30 26
Japan 28 29 28 26 25
Macao SAR, China 29 21 21 18 18
Estonia 29 29 31 32 26
Tajikistan 29 22 20 15 17
Jamaica 29 29 29
Iran, Islamic Rep. 29 36 36 33 30
Uzbekistan 30 32 28 28 25
Malta 30 26 22 19 18
Aruba 30 34 34 32 28
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 30 28 31 36 34
Panama 30 27 26 27 26
Seychelles 30 39 32 35 43
Algeria 31 26 22 27 28
Maldives 31 31 33 30 34
Honduras 32 31 32 31 35
Indonesia 32 31 32 17 11
Grenada 32 35 38 37 40
Dominica 32 27 31 27 28
Jordan 33 31 26 22 22
Guyana 33 32 32 29 25
Singapore 34 35 38 32 33
Czech Republic 34 36 32 30 29
Antigua and Barbuda 34 35 39 43 45
Hong Kong SAR, China 34 32 34 29 25
Korea, Rep. 35 36 33 23 27
Qatar 35 36 35 32 19
Lebanon 36 35 29 28 23
Congo, Rep. 37 33 22 27 28
Brunei Darussalam 37 41 35 34 21
West Bank and Gaza 38 36 35 34 43
China 42 40 38 37 37
Thailand 42 42 34 20 21
Malaysia 44 41 43 27 22
Bhutan 45 42 33 35 39
St. Kitts and Nevis 46 46 44 43 36
Lesotho 72 75 61 48 56
Equatorial Guinea 159 219 148 219 154
Sao Tome and Principe
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Curacao
South Sudan
Guam
Marshall Islands
Cayman Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Palau
Monaco
Somalia
Liechtenstein
United Arab Emirates
St. Martin (French part)
Montenegro
Liberia
Iraq
French Polynesia
Timor-Leste
Solomon Islands 8 7 6
Greenland
Turks and Caicos Islands
Faeroe Islands
Afghanistan
Turkmenistan 49 39 45 40
New Caledonia
Tuvalu
Angola 35 26 36 29
Samoa
Northern Mariana Islands
San Marino
Zambia
Cabo Verde
Lao PDR
Kosovo
Bermuda
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Kiribati
Andorra
Isle of Man
American Samoa

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