Country name 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
San Marino 5
Denmark 10 10 10
Hungary 11 11 11 10 10
Italy 11 11 11 11 11
Cuba 12 11 11 14 11
Sweden 12 12 11 11 11
Belgium 12 12 12 12
Portugal 13 13 11 11
Greece 14 13 13 13 12
Israel 13 14 13 13 13
Brunei Darussalam 14 14 14 13 12
Kuwait 13 14 13 14 13
Lebanon 14 14 17 17 17
Estonia 16 14 14
Cayman Islands 15 14 15 15
Spain 15 15 14 14 14
Seychelles 15 15 14 14 14
United States 15 15 15 15 15
Latvia 15 15 15 14 14
Germany 17 15 15 14 14
Palau 15 16
United Arab Emirates 16 16 16 15 15
Lithuania 17 16 16 16 16
Finland 17 17 16 16 16
Bulgaria 18 17 18 17 17
Georgia 17 17 16 14 15
Czech Republic 18 17 18 17 17
Canada 17 17
Barbados 18 18 17 16 16
Slovak Republic 19 18 20 19 18
Russian Federation 18 18 17 17 17
Cyprus 18 18 17 19 19
Belarus 20 18 17 17 16
New Zealand 18 18 17 17 18
Romania 19 19 18 17 17
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 20 19 19 17 18
United Kingdom 19 19 18 17 17
Azerbaijan 19 19 17 16 15
Antigua and Barbuda 19
France 19 19 19 19 19
Croatia 19 19 18 18 18
Aruba 19 19 19 19 18
Malta 20 19 19 19 18
Argentina 21 19 17 17 17
St. Kitts and Nevis 19 19 17 17
Malaysia 20 20 20 19 18
Dominica 20 20 19 19 19
Tuvalu 19 20 18 17 18
Ukraine 20 20 20 19 19
Grenada 23 20 21 19
Japan 21 21 20 20 20
Trinidad and Tobago 21 21 20 20 19
Uruguay 20 21 21 21 21
Thailand 21 21 19 19
Moldova 21 21 20 19 19
Iraq 25 21 19
Uzbekistan 21 21 22 21 21
Hong Kong SAR, China 22 22 21 20 20
Macedonia, FYR 22 22 22 21 20
Tajikistan 22 22 22 22 22
Indonesia 22 22 22 21 20
Tonga 21 22 21 22 22
Vanuatu 24 23 24 23 22
Albania 23 22 21
Maldives 24 23 23 20 18
Egypt, Arab Rep. 23 23 22 22 22
Tunisia 24 23 23 22 22
St. Lucia 22 23 24 23 22
Ecuador 24 23 23 24 24
Belize 24 23 23 21
Samoa 24 24 25 27
Kyrgyz Republic 24 24 24 24 24
Panama 26 25 24 24
Syrian Arab Republic 25 25 24 25
Brazil 26 25 23 22 22
Costa Rica 27 25 24 23
Bolivia 25 25 26 24 24
Oman 25 25 24 21 20
Mauritius 26 26 25 25 23
Iran, Islamic Rep. 27 26 25 24 24
Guyana 27 26 26 27
Colombia 24 26 26 27
Botswana 27 27 27 26 26
Mexico 27 27 27 27 27
Fiji 28 28 28 28
Algeria 28 28 28 28 28
Cabo Verde 29 29 28 29 28
Peru 29 29 29 25 24
Morocco 28 29 28 28 28
Vietnam 30 30 28 26 25
Macao SAR, China 31 30 28 27 26
Lao PDR 31 30 30 30 31
Dominican Republic 31 31 33
Swaziland 33 31 33 31 31
Namibia 32 32 32 31 32
Kiribati 25 32 24 22 27
Korea, Rep. 32 32 32 31 30
Chile 32 32 33 34
Guatemala 38 33 30 30
Mongolia 32 33 32 32 31
Myanmar 31 33 32 33 33
Pakistan 33 35 35 35
South Africa 35 33 37 34 34
Ghana 30 34 33 32 31
Honduras 32 34
Kenya 32 34 34 34 38
Philippines 35 35 35 35 35
Papua New Guinea 35 36
Nicaragua 34 36 37 35 34
West Bank and Gaza 38 36 38 30 33
Comoros 35 37 39 36
Zimbabwe 41 37 38 39 39
Gambia, The 37 37 39 38 39
Togo 41 37 34 35 35
Nepal 39 38 37 40 36
Liberia 39 38
India 35 40 40 41 41
Niger 41 41 42 41 42
Bhutan 42 41 39
Nigeria 41 43 39 40
Equatorial Guinea 57 43 43 32
Guinea-Bissau 44
Cote d'Ivoire 43 45 46 44 42
Mauritania 47 45 42 39 41
Guinea 47 46 44 47 45
Eritrea 47 48 45 44 47
Lesotho 44 48 47 47 46
Madagascar 47 48 47 47 52
Burkina Faso 49 49 47 45 45
Zambia 51 50 48 48
Cambodia 48 50 53 56 56
Senegal 49 51 51 49 46
Benin 53 53 54 53 62
Rwanda 54 54 51 59 60
Burundi 55 55 50 49 50
Uganda 57 59 54 53 52
Congo, Rep. 61 60 59 56 65
Mozambique 61 64 66 67
Mali 62 65 63 56 57
Ethiopia 67
Chad 68 69 71 68 72
Andorra 13 12
Somalia
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Kosovo
Sri Lanka 26 25 23
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Australia 18
Kazakhstan 19 19 19
Turks and Caicos Islands 18 18 18 15
Jordan 20 20
Slovenia 14 13 12 13
Jamaica 30
South Sudan
Afghanistan 33
Faeroe Islands
Paraguay 27 28
Angola
Curacao
Isle of Man
Libya
Poland 11 13
Turkey
American Samoa
Liechtenstein 9
Puerto Rico
Netherlands
Qatar 13 13 12 12
Solomon Islands 19
Ireland 22 20 19 19
New Caledonia
Iceland
Gabon 52 49 43 36
Sudan 24 29 28
French Polynesia
Bermuda 9 9 9
St. Martin (French part)
Switzerland
Haiti
Suriname 20 19
Guam
El Salvador 46
Sao Tome and Principe 36 33 32
Djibouti 40
Saudi Arabia
Tanzania 40 46 53 57
Congo, Dem. Rep. 26 34
Timor-Leste 62 47 47
Marshall Islands 15 17
Serbia
China 22 21
Greenland
Montenegro
Turkmenistan
Cameroon 52 63 61 57
Central African Republic
Austria 13 13 13
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bangladesh
Monaco 22 22
Bahrain
Sierra Leone 37
Singapore
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Venezuela, RB
Armenia 16 20 19
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Malawi 63 70
Yemen, Rep. 22
Bahamas, The 14 17
Luxembourg 12 12 11

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