Country name 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Liberia 4 4 3 4 8
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 9 9 7 7 7
Vanuatu 13 10 10 9 9
Kiribati 12 12 10 10 9
Bermuda 12 11 10 10 10
Hong Kong SAR, China 12 12 11 10 9
Solomon Islands 13 12 12 11 9
Sierra Leone 28 9 9 11 13
Tuvalu 8 9 9 12 11
Timor-Leste 16 14 13 12 10
Comoros 12 12 12 12 12
Macao SAR, China 15 13 12 13 12
Rwanda 14 14 14 13 14
Central African Republic 15 14 14 14 14
Benin 13 13 14 14 13
Maldives 15 14 14 14 14
Ethiopia 12 13 14 14 14
Myanmar 10 11 13 14 16
Dominica 18 17 17 15 15
Antigua and Barbuda 16 15 15 15 16
Madagascar 14 15 14 15 16
Bahamas, The 18 14 15 16 15
Djibouti 15 16 16 16 17
Sao Tome and Principe 10 19 17 16 16
St. Lucia 17 16 16 16 18
Panama 19 17 16 17 18
Burundi 17 16 17 17 18
Niger 18 17 17 17 18
Belize 21 21 20 17 18
Kenya 17 17 17 18 18
Guinea-Bissau 14 15 17 18 16
Barbados 18 17 17 18 17
Nepal 22 18 18 18 18
Luxembourg 18 18 18 18 18
Aruba 17 17 17 18 20
Togo 18 17 18 18 17
Cabo Verde 22 19 19 19 18
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 20 19 18 19 19
Malawi 18 17 16 19 18
Palau 14 17 20 19 18
Cyprus 19 19 19 19 20
Grenada 21 19 19 20 19
Tonga 21 21 21 20 19
Albania 19 20 19 21 21
Burkina Faso 25 19 18 21 21
Lao PDR 17 17 19 21 21
United States 23 22 21 21 22
Eritrea 20 20 21 21 21
Cote d'Ivoire 25 24 23 22 23
Lebanon 23 23 23 22 16
Fiji 22 24 23 22 23
France 23 23 23 22 22
Greece 21 22 21 22 22
Cuba 28 26 25 22 21
Kyrgyz Republic 31 29 23 22 24
Latvia 24 23 23 22 22
Nicaragua 22 23 23 22 23
Sudan 21 19 21 22 26
Tanzania 19 19 21 23 22
Montenegro 23 25 24 23 22
Afghanistan 24 23 27
Bosnia and Herzegovina 23 23 22 23 25
Uzbekistan 23 23 22 23 26
Mauritania 30 26 27 24 28
Mali 21 26 28 24 24
Netherlands 25 25 24 24 24
Pakistan 23 24 24 24 27
United Kingdom 27 26 25 24 23
Uganda 23 23 24 24 22
Chad 11 14 15 24 47
Senegal 23 25 25 24 25
Jamaica 26 25 24 25 25
Moldova 22 24 23 25 17
Iceland 27 28 26 25 26
New Zealand 25 25 26 25 26
Mozambique 25 26 23 25 27
Congo, Dem. Rep. 23 31 29 26 28
Georgia 22 22 24 26 26
West Bank and Gaza 25 27 22 26 25
Denmark 27 27 26 26 26
Belgium 28 27 27 26 26
Portugal 28 28 27 26 25
Italy 27 27 27 26 26
India 26 25 26 26 28
Uruguay 25 25 24 26 26
Cambodia 23 23 26 26 27
Bangladesh 25 26 26 26 27
Australia 27 26 26 26 26
Switzerland 26 27 27 27 27
Zambia 26 27 27 27 29
Jordan 26 26 27 27 29
Guyana 29 29 29 27 27
Seychelles 29 28 30 27 14
Bulgaria 25 27 27 27 27
Ghana 28 28 28 28 27
Brazil 28 27 27 28 30
Morocco 29 28 27 28 29
St. Kitts and Nevis 30 34 32 28 26
Tunisia 30 30 30 28 28
Namibia 28 31 32 28 29
Mongolia 25 25 26 28 32
Sri Lanka 27 27 28 28 29
Turkey 31 30 29 29 28
Japan 31 30 29 29 29
Costa Rica 32 30 29 29 30
Croatia 29 29 28 29 30
Germany 31 30 29 29 29
Sweden 30 30 30 29 30
Macedonia, FYR 34 32 30 29 28
Estonia 28 29 29 29 29
Guatemala 29 29 29 30
Syrian Arab Republic 38 33 32 29 35
Bolivia 30 29 29 29 31
Honduras 32 31 30 30 29
Ecuador 36 32 31 30 32
Mauritius 31 31 31 30 29
Spain 31 31 30 30 30
Hungary 32 31 31 31 31
Argentina 24 23 28 31 35
Cameroon 36 33 32 31 31
Austria 32 31 31 31 31
Dominican Republic 33 31 32 31 30
Suriname 25 23 31 31 35
Poland 33 31 30 31 32
Colombia 29 29 30 31 32
Lithuania 30 31 30 32 33
South Africa 32 32 33 32 31
Singapore 35 32 32 32 33
El Salvador 31 32 32 32 30
Serbia 33 33 32 32 30
Russian Federation 38 36 33 33 36
Chile 32 33 33 33 35
Lesotho 31 33 34 33 32
Mexico 35 33 33 34 35
Finland 36 35 34 34 34
Guinea 33 34 34 34 33
Philippines 34 34 35 35 34
Ukraine 36 35 35 35 36
Romania 33 36 37 35 35
Slovenia 35 35 34 35 35
Slovak Republic 36 35 34 35 36
Ireland 35 38 39 36 34
Egypt, Arab Rep. 33 33 35 36 37
Czech Republic 37 38 36 36 38
Korea, Rep. 38 37 36 37 38
Vietnam 34 35 36 37 37
Nigeria 52 41 31 37 42
Papua New Guinea 41 41 37 37 39
Paraguay 36 38 41 37 35
Tajikistan 39 40 39 37 35
Kazakhstan 40 39 39 38 38
Norway 42 40 38 38 40
Belarus 39 37 37 39 41
Bhutan 36 38 39 39 38
Iran, Islamic Rep. 37 35 41 41 43
Turkmenistan 44 44 42 41 40
Armenia 39 36 39 42 41
Yemen, Rep. 46 42 42 43 45
Botswana 51 49 47 43 44
Thailand 42 42 42 44 43
Indonesia 46 46 44 44 45
Malta 51 43 44 44 39
China 46 45 45 46 46
Malaysia 48 46 45 47 49
Swaziland 44 45 45 47 46
United Arab Emirates 49 50 48 49 52
Venezuela, RB 50 46 50 52 55
Gabon 56 51 52 52 55
Azerbaijan 45 47 50 53 55
Trinidad and Tobago 49 47 45 53 55
Algeria 59 52 52 53 55
Saudi Arabia 54 51 51 54 57
Oman 59 56 55 56 56
Angola 72 65 59 60 64
Congo, Rep. 72 65 63 61 66
Brunei Darussalam 64 60 61 64 68
Qatar 71 69 71 74 72
Libya 66 75 69
Puerto Rico 82 87 89 89 88
Andorra
St. Martin (French part)
San Marino
Curacao
Samoa
Israel
Cayman Islands
Somalia
Kuwait
Peru
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Northern Mariana Islands
Bahrain
New Caledonia
Liechtenstein
Faeroe Islands
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
French Polynesia
Greenland
Marshall Islands
Kosovo
Gambia, The
American Samoa
Iraq
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Guam
Isle of Man
South Sudan
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Canada
Haiti
Equatorial Guinea
Zimbabwe 26

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