Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan
Albania 18 21 17 17 16
Algeria 30 31 26 22 27
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola 17 35 26 36
Antigua and Barbuda 32 34 35 39 43
Argentina 20 18 18 19 20
Armenia 23 18 20 19 19
Aruba 31 30 34 34 32
Australia 24 26 25 24 25
Austria 25 25 25 25 25
Azerbaijan 15 24 29 34 33
Bahamas, The 26 28 30 27 30
Bahrain 20 15 14 17 21
Bangladesh 18 19 20 21 22
Barbados 9 9 8 11 15
Belarus 33 25 24 27 27
Belgium 21 21 21 21 21
Belize 21 22 20 20 19
Benin 18 21 18 19 18
Bermuda
Bhutan 51 45 42 33 35
Bolivia 14 15 16 20 24
Bosnia and Herzegovina 20 41 42 38
Botswana 26 27 23 24 38
Brazil 22 18 17 17 17
Brunei Darussalam 29 37 41 35 34
Bulgaria 9 16 9 10 17
Burkina Faso 27 24 25 27 24
Burundi 7 6 8 6 7
Cabo Verde
Cambodia 12 15 15 15 12
Cameroon 13 13 14 15 15
Canada 19 19 18 21 20
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic 12 14 7 10 11
Chad 17 13 20 19 17
Chile 25 26 27 28 27
China 42 42 40 38 37
Colombia 26 26 22 21 20
Comoros 21 19 19 16 18
Congo, Dem. Rep. 8 9 28 3 2
Congo, Rep. 54 37 33 22 27
Costa Rica 20 18 16 18 20
Cote d'Ivoire 14 16 12 14 13
Croatia 17 16 19 25 20
Cuba 5 7 16 15 13
Curacao
Cyprus 26 22 22 19 19
Czech Republic 28 32 34 30 29
Denmark 18 20 19 21 22
Djibouti 6 8 9 10 12
Dominica 27 32 27 31 27
Dominican Republic 19 18 18 19 24
Ecuador 21 21 19 21 26
Egypt, Arab Rep. 21 20 18 18 22
El Salvador 20 20 15 15 18
Equatorial Guinea 74 76 114 66 92
Eritrea 25 23 28 31 32
Estonia 29 28 28 31 31
Ethiopia 16 18 17 20 21
Faeroe Islands
Fiji 13 23 17 18 28
Finland 18 18 18 19 20
France 18 18 17 17 18
French Polynesia
Gabon 22 23 25 31 40
Gambia, The 5 7 7 5 5
Georgia 3 4 20 18 27
Germany 22 22 21 21 22
Ghana 24 20 21 25 23
Greece 20 20 21 21 23
Greenland
Grenada 36 32 35 38 37
Guam
Guatemala 16 15 13 14 17
Guinea 21 21 21 21 19
Guinea-Bissau 22 22 23 24 11
Guyana 27 33 32 32 29
Haiti 10 26 28 25 26
Honduras 38 32 31 32 31
Hong Kong SAR, China 31 34 32 34 29
Hungary 21 22 24 25 28
Iceland 16 16 19 20 24
India 23 26 22 25 24
Indonesia 31 32 31 32 17
Iran, Islamic Rep. 23 29 36 36 33
Iraq
Ireland 16 18 20 21 23
Isle of Man
Israel 24 25 25 23 22
Italy 19 20 19 19 20
Jamaica 27 29 29 29
Japan 28 28 29 28 26
Jordan 33 33 31 26 22
Kazakhstan 29 20 21 20 20
Kenya 19 22 15 15 17
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Korea, Rep. 37 38 39 36 25
Kosovo
Kuwait 16 15 15 14 18
Kyrgyz Republic 9 18 25 22 15
Lao PDR
Latvia 19 14 17 20 24
Lebanon 37 36 35 29 28
Lesotho 65 72 75 61 48
Liberia
Libya 16 12 16 12 12
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 18 21 20 24 25
Luxembourg 21 20 20 22 23
Macao SAR, China 35 29 21 21 18
Macedonia, FYR 15 21 20 21 22
Madagascar 11 11 12 13 15
Malawi 29 17 12 12 13
Malaysia 41 44 41 43 27
Maldives 31 31 33 30
Mali 27 23 23 21 21
Malta 28 30 26 22 19
Marshall Islands
Mauritania 49 20 18 15 14
Mauritius 32 26 25 29 26
Mexico 19 17 19 19 21
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova 29 25 24 24 27
Monaco
Mongolia 19 27 26 25 30
Montenegro
Morocco 21 21 20 21 26
Mozambique 22 27 20 21 18
Myanmar 12 14 12 13 12
Namibia 22 22 23 20 26
Nepal 22 25 27 25 25
Netherlands 21 21 22 22 23
New Caledonia
New Zealand 22 23 22 21 20
Nicaragua 17 22 29 37 34
Niger 10 7 10 11 11
Nigeria 11 7 7 8 9
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 21 22 21 23 27
Oman 16 15 14 18 24
Pakistan 20 19 19 18 18
Palau
Panama 27 30 27 26 27
Papua New Guinea 21 22 23 21 18
Paraguay 24 22 22 23 19
Peru 22 25 23 24 24
Philippines 24 22 24 25 23
Poland 17 19 21 23 25
Portugal 23 24 24 26 28
Puerto Rico 16 16 17 19 17
Qatar 25 35 36 35 32
Romania 25 24 26 21 18
Russian Federation 26 25 24 22 15
Rwanda 10 13 14 14 15
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 20 20 18 18 22
Senegal 11 14 12 15 16
Serbia 12 10
Seychelles
Sierra Leone 9 6 11 -2 5
Singapore 32 33 34 37 30
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 21 24 34 34 34
Slovenia 21 24 23 25 26
Solomon Islands 8 7
Somalia
South Africa 17 18 17 17 17
South Sudan
Spain 21 22 22 22 23
Sri Lanka 27 26 24 24 25
St. Kitts and Nevis 38 46 46 44 43
St. Lucia 24 19 21 26 24
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 28 30 28 31 36
Sudan 17 14 12 16 18
Suriname 14 15 16 18 25
Swaziland 17 16 17 17 19
Sweden 17 17 17 16 17
Switzerland 24 24 23 23 24
Syrian Arab Republic 30 27 24 21 22
Tajikistan 37 29 22 20 15
Tanzania 25 20 17 15 20
Thailand 40 42 42 34 20
Timor-Leste
Togo 15 16 19 16 16
Tonga 22 26 28 20 22
Trinidad and Tobago 20 21 24 30 33
Tunisia 25 25 25 24 25
Turkey 21 25 25 25 22
Turkmenistan 49 39 45
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda 15 12 20 18 16
Ukraine 35 27 23 21 21
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom 17 17 17 17 19
United States 21 21 22 22 23
Uruguay 16 15 15 17 17
Uzbekistan 22 29 32 28 28
Vanuatu 23 23 20 19 17
Venezuela, RB 14 18 17 28 31
Vietnam 25 27 28 28 29
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza 37 35 37 35 36
Yemen, Rep. 19 22 23 25 24
Zambia 14 16 13 15 16
Zimbabwe 24 20 19 18 21

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