Country name 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Zimbabwe 5 2 2 7 5
Nigeria 7 5 8 9 8
Guinea-Bissau 8 7 6 12 9
Angola 9 9 15 14 16
Comoros 9 9 10 11 14
Cote d'Ivoire 11 10 9 9 10
Central African Republic 7 10 10 10 12
Libya 12 10 21 25 28
Cuba 9 11 12 10 15
Brunei Darussalam 13 11 10 13 14
Sierra Leone 10 11 10 9 9
Congo, Dem. Rep. 12 12 15 14 11
Liberia 6 13 24 27 34
Solomon Islands 11 14 15
Bolivia 11 14 14 15 18
Kyrgyz Republic 14 14 24 27 29
Puerto Rico 15 15 14 13 12
Tajikistan 15 15 14 23 20
Swaziland 15 15 13 12 11
Peru 16 16 19 22 27
Rwanda 15 16 16 19 24
El Salvador 16 16 17 16 15
Brazil 17 16 17 18 21
Togo 15 16 17 15 17
Kuwait 18 16 16 20 18
Dominican Republic 15 17 18 19 18
Cameroon 20 17 14 15 18
Paraguay 17 17 17 16 16
Timor-Leste 18 17 13 18 29
United Kingdom 17 17 18 18 17
Germany 18 17 18 19 19
Kenya 17 18 18 19 19
Mozambique 18 18 17 15 18
Uruguay 17 18 19 20 23
Montenegro 17 18 25 34 41
Sweden 17 18 19 20 20
Barbados 19 18 18 18 19
South Africa 18 18 20 21 23
Egypt, Arab Rep. 17 18 19 21 22
Malta 15 18 20 21 18
Benin 21 18 21 21 21
Panama 19 18 19 23 26
Syrian Arab Republic 18 18 19 28
Cambodia 16 18 21 21 19
Belize 18 19 19 19 24
Yemen, Rep. 20 19 16
Israel 17 19 20 20 20
Djibouti 22 19 30 37
Netherlands 19 19 20 20 20
Argentina 18 19 21 22 21
Pakistan 17 19 19 19 19
United Arab Emirates 19 19 18 24 24
Poland 20 19 21 24 24
Guinea 21 20 17 14 18
Namibia 19 20 22 22 25
Guatemala 21 20 21 21 16
Uzbekistan 21 20 19 14 11
Cyprus 20 20 21 22 24
France 19 20 21 22 22
Turkey 19 20 22 21 22
Russian Federation 21 20 21 24 26
Saudi Arabia 20 20 22 26 27
Congo, Rep. 23 20 22 22 18
Colombia 19 20 22 23 23
Dominica 18 20 20 20 21
Eritrea 20 20 14 13 13
Denmark 20 21 23 23 22
Italy 21 21 22 22 22
Hong Kong SAR, China 22 21 22 21 21
Chad 24 21 23 21 22
Gabon 24 21 26 26 23
Macedonia, FYR 22 21 21 25 27
Singapore 23 21 22 23 30
Greece 24 21 25 27 24
Norway 20 21 23 26 24
Philippines 22 22 18 17 19
Afghanistan 19 22 23 20 19
Bosnia and Herzegovina 19 22 24 31 28
Ecuador 20 22 22 23 26
Tunisia 23 22 23 24 26
Finland 20 22 21 23 22
Switzerland 21 22 23 23 22
Belgium 21 22 22 23 24
Lesotho 27 22 21 24 28
Gambia, The 24 22 24 19 15
Iraq 17 22 19 9 15
Madagascar 23 22 25 32 40
Tonga 21 22 21 22 21
Mexico 23 22 23 23 24
Uganda 20 22 21 22 23
Burundi 10 22 22 24 27
Malaysia 23 22 23 23 21
Luxembourg 22 22 20 21 22
Japan 23 22 23 23 23
Mauritius 24 23 26 27 27
Ukraine 21 23 25 27 28
Mali 21 23 22 22 20
Malawi 18 23 26 26 26
Austria 23 23 22 23 23
Lebanon 23 23 20 24 28
Canada 22 23 24 24 24
Niger 14 23 24 23 32
Turkmenistan 23 23 20 19 32
Fiji 19 23 22 21 24
Venezuela, RB 22 23 27 30 27
Lao PDR 24 23 27 34 32
Oman 26 23 24 31 29
United States 23 23 23 22 21
Romania 24 23 26 31 31
Chile 21 23 21 21 26
Portugal 24 24 23 23 23
Albania 24 24 25 30 34
Zambia 25 24 22 22 21
Serbia 28 24 24 29 30
Lithuania 23 24 26 31 27
Burkina Faso 22 24 21 22 25
Vanuatu 23 24 28 32 40
Costa Rica 23 24 26 25 28
Senegal 22 24 25 29 31
Bangladesh 24 25 25 24 24
Hungary 26 25 24 22 24
New Zealand 24 25 23 24 22
Guyana 24 25 28 25 24
Suriname 22 25
Tanzania 23 25 28 30 30
Indonesia 24 25 25 25 28
Bahamas, The 21 25 30 28 28
Sri Lanka 25 26 27 27 27
Nepal 25 26 27 29 30
Macao SAR, China 17 26 34 37 31
Czech Republic 27 27 28 30 29
Ethiopia 30 27 28 24 25
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 27 27 28 27 29
Bahrain 21 27 30 35 35
Jamaica 26 27 28 27 24
Croatia 27 27 29 29 30
Botswana 31 27 26 31 34
Slovenia 27 27 29 32 32
Ireland 25 27 28 26 22
Haiti 27 27 29 30 29
Australia 27 27 28 28 29
West Bank and Gaza 24 28 31 31 19
Bulgaria 23 28 32 34 38
Honduras 30 28 28 34 36
Sudan 29 28 29 28 25
Iceland 23 28 36 29 25
Kosovo 28 26 26 28
Belarus 29 28 32 34 38
Nicaragua 27 29 26 30 31
Morocco 29 29 29 32 38
Slovak Republic 26 29 28 28 28
Ghana 28 29 22 20 21
Antigua and Barbuda 25 29 41 39 39
Spain 28 30 31 31 29
St. Lucia 26 30 38 28 31
Trinidad and Tobago 20 30 16 13 11
Armenia 25 30 36 38 41
Moldova 26 31 33 38 39
Kazakhstan 26 31 34 36 28
Thailand 27 31 28 26 29
Algeria 33 32 30 34 37
Korea, Rep. 32 32 33 33 33
Iran, Islamic Rep. 36 33 33 33
Georgia 32 33 31 32 26
Aruba 29 34 35 32 33
Vietnam 33 34 35 40 36
Estonia 33 34 39 39 30
Jordan 27 34 28 30 30
India 32 34 36 38 36
Qatar 32 34 42 47 41
Latvia 33 34 40 40 31
Mongolia 31 38 36 39 44
Maldives 25 40
Azerbaijan 58 42 30 22 19
China 43 42 43 42 44
St. Kitts and Nevis 35 44 45 47 43
Grenada 35 46 35 35 31
Bhutan 62 50 46 37 40
Mauritania 47 61 30 37 34
Equatorial Guinea 77 74 59 52 42
Sao Tome and Principe 50 79 40 53 29
Turks and Caicos Islands
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Samoa
South Sudan 13
Papua New Guinea 20
Palau
Cabo Verde 50 49
St. Martin (French part)
French Polynesia
Bermuda
San Marino
Cayman Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Somalia
Curacao
New Caledonia
Tuvalu
Marshall Islands
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Andorra
Northern Mariana Islands
Guam
Myanmar 12
American Samoa
Liechtenstein
Kiribati
Seychelles
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Isle of Man
Monaco
Faeroe Islands
Greenland

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