Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Chad 0.50 0.53 0.55 0.59 0.61
Guinea 0.53 0.56 0.59 0.62 0.67
Ethiopia 0.57 0.56 0.59 0.61 0.65
Guinea-Bissau 0.58 0.58 0.58 0.67
Benin 0.57 0.59 0.62 0.64 0.67
Niger 0.63 0.64 0.66 0.67 0.68
Mali 0.67 0.67 0.71 0.72 0.75
Togo 0.69 0.70 0.72 0.75 0.78
Cote d'Ivoire 0.73 0.74 0.75 0.75 0.75
Djibouti 0.75 0.75 0.76 0.72 0.74
Morocco 0.75 0.77 0.79 0.82 0.85
Gambia, The 0.78 0.80 0.82 0.84 0.87
Bhutan 0.80 0.82 0.83 0.85 0.87
Senegal 0.80 0.82 0.84 0.83 0.87
Lao PDR 0.81 0.82 0.83 0.85 0.85
India 0.82 0.83 0.83 0.84 0.84
Cambodia 0.83 0.84 0.87 0.88
Burundi 0.85 0.84 0.81 0.78 0.79
Guatemala 0.86 0.86 0.87 0.87 0.89
Cameroon 0.86 0.87 0.83 0.82 0.85
Egypt, Arab Rep. 0.76 0.87 0.92 0.92
Papua New Guinea 0.86 0.87 0.87 0.86
Uganda 0.87 0.88 0.90 0.91 0.94
Congo, Rep. 0.94 0.90 0.90 0.96 0.92
Algeria 0.89 0.90 0.91 0.91 0.91
Mauritania 0.87 0.91 0.94 0.97 0.97
Syrian Arab Republic 0.91 0.92 0.93 0.92 0.93
Turkey 0.92 0.91 0.91
St. Lucia 0.93 0.95 0.97
Mexico 0.93 0.93 0.93 0.94 0.94
Iran, Islamic Rep. 0.93 0.93 0.93 0.94 0.94
Tunisia 0.93 0.94 0.94 0.94 0.95
Belarus 0.96 0.95 0.96 0.98 0.99
Kyrgyz Republic 0.97 0.95 0.94 0.99 0.98
Tonga 0.97 0.96 0.95 0.95 0.95
Haiti 0.95 0.96 0.98
Belize 0.95 0.96 0.96 0.95
Indonesia 0.96 0.97 0.94 0.97 0.97
Lithuania 0.97 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.99
Cuba 0.97 0.97 0.96 0.97 0.96
Maldives 0.97 0.97 1.01 1.01 1.00
Swaziland 0.97 0.97 0.96 0.96 0.95
Tajikistan 0.95 0.97 0.95 0.94 0.93
Bolivia 0.97 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.99
Paraguay 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.96 0.96
Latvia 0.97 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.98
Lebanon 0.99 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.97
Chile 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.98
Brunei Darussalam 0.98 0.97 0.97 0.95 0.97
South Africa 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.95
Albania 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98
Rwanda 0.98 0.96 0.96 0.94
Vanuatu 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.97
Poland 0.99 0.98 0.97 0.98 0.99
Bulgaria 0.98 0.98 0.97 0.97 0.97
Venezuela, RB 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98
Macedonia, FYR 0.98 0.98 0.97 0.98 0.99
Estonia 0.98 0.98 0.97 0.97 0.97
Netherlands 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98
United Arab Emirates 0.99 0.98 0.99 0.99
Hungary 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98
Fiji 0.98 0.98 0.99 0.99 0.98
China 0.97 0.98 0.99
Oman 0.97 0.98 0.99 0.98 0.97
Spain 0.98 0.98 0.99 0.99 0.99
Bahrain 1.00 0.99 0.98 0.97
El Salvador 0.98 0.99 0.98 0.97 0.96
Georgia 1.01 0.99 1.00 0.99 0.99
Croatia 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.98 0.99
Uruguay 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.98
Azerbaijan 1.10 0.99 0.99 1.00 0.98
Romania 0.99 0.99 0.98 0.98 0.98
France 0.98 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
Tanzania 0.98 0.99 0.99 1.00 0.99
Ecuador 0.99 0.99 1.00 1.00 0.99
Malta 0.99 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00
New Zealand 1.00 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00
Costa Rica 1.00 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.98
Austria 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
Czech Republic 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
Grenada 0.98 0.99 0.93 0.97 0.97
Slovenia 1.00 0.99 1.00 0.99 1.02
Italy 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 1.00
Trinidad and Tobago 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
Germany 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99 0.99
Australia 1.00 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00
Ireland 1.00 1.00 0.99 0.99 0.99
Uzbekistan 0.97 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Mauritius 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00 0.99
Gabon 1.00 1.00 1.00
Bermuda 1.00
West Bank and Gaza 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00
Argentina 0.99 1.00 0.99 0.99 0.98
Cyprus 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00
Finland 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 0.99
Slovak Republic 1.00 1.00 0.99 0.98 0.99
Japan 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Philippines 0.98 1.00 1.00 1.00
Norway 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Namibia 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.01 1.00
Bahamas, The 1.04 1.00 1.00 0.97
Greece 1.00 1.01 1.00 1.00 1.00
Botswana 1.01 1.01 1.00 1.00 1.00
Seychelles 1.02 1.01 1.01 1.03 1.03
Iceland 1.01 1.01 0.99 0.98 0.98
Kazakhstan 1.01 1.01 1.02 1.01 1.01
Sweden 1.01 1.01 1.03 1.03 1.03
Honduras 1.02 1.02 1.04 1.01 1.01
Kiribati 1.03 1.02 1.02 1.01 0.97
Korea, Rep. 1.02 1.02 1.02 1.01 1.01
Nicaragua 1.03 1.03 1.03 1.01 1.01
Mongolia 1.01 1.03 1.02 1.01 1.01
Kuwait 1.01 1.03 1.03 1.01 1.00
Samoa 1.02 1.03 1.05 1.00 1.02
Armenia 1.02 1.05 1.08 1.00
Guyana 1.03 1.05 1.01 0.97
Qatar 1.05 1.08 0.99 1.06 1.05
Lesotho 1.14 1.11 1.11 1.10 1.05
Suriname
Sierra Leone 0.92
Libya 0.99
United Kingdom 1.00 1.00 1.00
Marshall Islands 0.99
South Sudan
Belgium 0.99 0.99 0.99
Timor-Leste
Liberia 0.65 0.75 0.74
Liechtenstein
Barbados 1.04 1.05
Guam
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Colombia 1.00 0.97 1.00 1.00
Moldova 1.00 0.99
Malawi 0.92 0.96 0.97
Monaco
Andorra
Saudi Arabia
Madagascar 0.96 0.96 0.97 0.96
Zambia 0.91 0.92 0.91 0.92
Serbia 0.99 0.99
Afghanistan 0.08 0.00
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Mozambique 0.73 0.74 0.75
Somalia
Myanmar 0.97 0.98
Sri Lanka 0.97 0.98
Brazil
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 0.92 0.92 0.95
Nepal 0.72 0.76 0.78
French Polynesia 0.97
Luxembourg 1.01 1.01
Comoros 0.85 0.85 0.85
New Caledonia
Angola 0.82
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Kenya 0.98 0.97 0.99
Dominican Republic 0.97 0.98 0.97
Jordan 1.01 1.01 1.02 1.01
Macao SAR, China 0.99
Nigeria 0.86 0.81 0.81
Cayman Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Malaysia 1.00 1.00 0.99 1.00
Jamaica 1.00 0.99
Singapore
Israel 0.99 0.99
Central African Republic
Pakistan 0.68
Solomon Islands 0.93 0.92
Palau 0.93 0.97
Greenland
Panama 0.97 0.97
Ghana 0.92 0.93
Isle of Man
St. Kitts and Nevis 0.98 1.04
Iraq 0.86 0.83 0.83
St. Martin (French part)
Peru 0.99 0.99 0.99
Sudan
Burkina Faso 0.67 0.69 0.70 0.71
Aruba 0.98 0.97
Cabo Verde 0.96 0.95 0.96
Switzerland 1.00 1.00 0.99 1.00
Portugal 0.95 0.96 0.96 0.96
Faeroe Islands
Puerto Rico
Thailand 0.98 0.97 0.97
Turkmenistan
Antigua and Barbuda
Tuvalu 1.04
Eritrea
Ukraine 1.00 1.00 1.00
American Samoa
Canada 0.99 1.00 1.00 1.00
Turks and Caicos Islands
Russian Federation 0.99 0.99
Equatorial Guinea 0.82
Hong Kong SAR, China 0.99 0.98 0.97
Congo, Dem. Rep. 0.74 0.91
Denmark 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
United States 0.99 1.03 1.03 0.98
Vietnam 0.95 0.93 0.95
Dominica 1.03 1.02
San Marino
Curacao
Sao Tome and Principe 0.97 0.82 0.97
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Montenegro
Yemen, Rep. 0.56
Bangladesh
Zimbabwe 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.97

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