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

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