Country name 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Afghanistan 12 17 19
Albania 25 28 24 23 24
Algeria 25 27 31 30 33
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola 13 13 12 13 9
Antigua and Barbuda 31 21 22 24 24
Argentina 16 14 12 15 18
Armenia 19 20 22 24 25
Aruba 25 24 27 29 29
Australia 26 23 24 26 27
Austria 26 25 24 24 24
Azerbaijan 21 21 35 53 58
Bahamas, The 28 25 22 22 21
Bahrain 17 16 23 24 21
Bangladesh 24 24 24 25 25
Barbados 17 15 18 19 19
Belarus 25 24 22 25 29
Belgium 24 23 21 21 23
Belize 32 25 24 20 20
Benin 19 20 18 20 21
Bermuda
Bhutan 48 60 60 58 62
Bolivia 18 14 16 13 11
Bosnia and Herzegovina 21 19 19 19 19
Botswana 30 30 30 30 31
Brazil 19 19 18 17 18
Brunei Darussalam 13 14 21 15 13
Bulgaria 19 21 20 22 23
Burkina Faso 20 14 18 21 22
Burundi 3 4 4 8 10
Cabo Verde
Cambodia 18 19 18 20 16
Cameroon 17 20 20 17 19
Canada 21 20 20 21 22
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic 11 10 10 6 7
Chad 23 40 60 52 24
Chile 23 22 21 22 21
China 35 36 38 41 43
Colombia 15 16 17 19 19
Comoros 10 10 14 11 10
Congo, Dem. Rep. 14 7 7 10 12
Congo, Rep. 23 26 23 26 23
Costa Rica 17 20 23 21 23
Cote d'Ivoire 10 11 9 9 10
Croatia 20 22 26 28 28
Cuba 13 11 9 9 9
Curacao
Cyprus 21 19 22 21 22
Czech Republic 32 32 30 29 29
Denmark 22 22 22 21 22
Djibouti 9 8 10 14 22
Dominica 20 16 12 16 17
Dominican Republic 23 21 21 15 15
Ecuador 21 22 24 20 20
Egypt, Arab Rep. 20 18 18 17 17
El Salvador 17 17 16 17 16
Equatorial Guinea 131 148 56 116 77
Eritrea 22 35 30 27 20
Estonia 29 30 33 35 35
Ethiopia 27 28 31 29 34
Faeroe Islands 30 25 23 30 18
Fiji 17 16 20 22 19
Finland 24 23 22 22 23
France 22 22 21 21 22
French Polynesia
Gabon 22 23 25 23 21
Gambia, The 5 11 7 10 33
Georgia 27 30 29 31 32
Germany 24 22 20 20 19
Ghana 24 27 20 23 28
Greece 26 26 24 27 25
Greenland
Grenada 38 30 28 34 35
Guam
Guatemala 18 20 21 20 21
Guinea 20 16 15 22 21
Guinea-Bissau 4 4 6 6 5
Guyana 24 22 21 21 24
Haiti 27 26 25 31 27
Honduras 28 26 24 25 30
Hong Kong SAR, China 28 25 23 22 22
Hungary 28 26 26 25 27
Iceland 25 23 20 21 25
India 24 26 25 26 32
Indonesia 22 23 21 26 24
Iran, Islamic Rep. 33 33 35 36 36
Iraq 29 43 18 21 17
Ireland 25 24 24 25 27
Isle of Man
Israel 22 22 20 19 19
Italy 21 21 21 21 21
Jamaica 27 26 26
Japan 25 24 22 22 23
Jordan 22 21 20 21 27
Kazakhstan 18 27 27 26 26
Kenya 17 19 15 16 17
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Korea, Rep. 33 32 31 32 32
Kuwait 11 14 17 17 18
Kyrgyz Republic 20 18 18 12 14
Lao PDR 14 14 18 18 24
Latvia 24 28 28 30 33
Lebanon 20 23 19 19 23
Lesotho 41 37 32 31 27
Liberia 8 4 9 5 6
Libya 12 11 14 19 12
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 23
Luxembourg 22 22 19 21 21
Macao SAR, China 12 10 10 14 17
Macedonia, FYR 22 17 21 18 21
Madagascar 15 18 14 18 23
Malawi 14 15 16 17 18
Malaysia 27 24 25 23 23
Maldives 26 20 18 18 23
Mali 25 31 19 24 21
Malta 25 17 14 16 15
Marshall Islands
Mauritania 21 24 15 26 44
Mauritius 26 21 22 24 24
Mexico 23 21 20 22 23
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Middle East (developing only)
Moldova 24 20 22 23 26
Monaco
Mongolia 29 25 25 32 31
Montenegro 22 23 19 15 17
Morocco 26 26 26 27 29
Mozambique 31 26 30 22 18
Myanmar 12 12 10 11 12
Namibia 17 22 19 19 19
Nepal 24 22 20 21 25
Netherlands 23 23 21 21 21
New Caledonia
New Zealand 22 23 23 24 25
Nicaragua 27 24 22 22 24
Niger 11 12 14 16 14
Nigeria 7 8 7 10 7
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 22 20 20 20 22
Oman 15 17 19 23 28
Pakistan 17 17 17 17 17
Palau
Panama 24 18 16 19 19
Papua New Guinea 22 23 21 20 20
Paraguay 16 16 15 17 17
Peru 18 17 17 18 17
Philippines 18 22 24 23 22
Poland 25 21 18 19 20
Portugal 29 28 26 24 24
Puerto Rico 20 17 16 15 15
Qatar 20 29 33 35 32
Romania 19 22 22 22 24
Russian Federation 19 22 20 21 21
Rwanda 13 14 13 14 15
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe 26 35 41 49 50
Saudi Arabia 19 19 20 20 20
Senegal 20 18 17 22 22
Serbia 11 19 21 22 30
Seychelles 25 41 28 11
Sierra Leone 1 11 12 11 10
Singapore 35 28 25 18 23
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 28 31 31 26 27
Slovenia 29 26 25 26 29
Solomon Islands 7 7 5 9 11
Somalia
South Africa 16 16 16 17 18
South Sudan
Spain 27 27 27 28 29
Sri Lanka 28 22 23 22 25
St. Kitts and Nevis 52 59 56 46 42
St. Lucia 27 24 22 22 25
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 23 23 23 28 27
Sudan 25 24 26 27 29
Suriname 12 29 22 23 22
Swaziland 18 23 19 21 15
Sweden 23 23 22 22 22
Switzerland 25 25 23 23 22
Syrian Arab Republic 17 20 20 23 18
Tajikistan 9 17 14 13 15
Tanzania 17 17 17 19 23
Thailand 23 24 24 25 27
Timor-Leste 38 36 33 28 20
Togo 15 16 16 14 15
Tonga 22 25 25 21 21
Trinidad and Tobago 20 27 23 25 20
Tunisia 26 26 24 23 23
Turkey 21 15 18 18 19
Turkmenistan 35 32 28 25 23
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda 19 19 20 21 20
Ukraine 20 22 20 22 21
United Arab Emirates 22 22 21 19
United Kingdom 20 19 19 19 19
United States 24 22 22 22 23
Uruguay 14 14 13 15 17
Uzbekistan 22 27 21 19 21
Vanuatu 20 18 20 17 23
Venezuela, RB 24 28 21 15 22
Vietnam 27 29 31 33 33
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza 31 30 26 29 27
Yemen, Rep. 19 20 18 21 20
Zambia
Zimbabwe 14 10 5 8 5

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