Country name 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Bermuda 9 9 9 9
Liechtenstein 9 9
Hungary 11 11 10 10 10
Cuba 11 11 14 11 10
Italy 11 11 11 11 11
Portugal 13 13 11 11 12
Sweden 12 11 11 11 10
Luxembourg 12 12 11 12
Qatar 13 12 12
Belgium 12 12 12 12 12
Greece 13 13 13 12 11
Andorra 13 12 13
Brunei Darussalam 14 14 13 12 11
Slovenia 13 12 13 15
Poland 11 13
Austria 13 13 13
Israel 14 13 13 13 13
Kuwait 14 13 14 13 13
Latvia 15 15 14 14 13
Spain 15 14 14 14 14
Seychelles 15 14 14 14 14
Germany 15 15 14 14 14
Georgia 17 16 14 15
United States 15 15 15 15 14
Turks and Caicos Islands 18 18 15
United Arab Emirates 16 16 15 15 15
Azerbaijan 19 17 16 15 14
Lithuania 16 16 16 16 15
Barbados 18 17 16 16 16
Belarus 18 17 17 16 15
Finland 17 16 16 16 16
Russian Federation 18 17 17 17
Czech Republic 17 18 17 17 16
United Kingdom 19 18 17 17 18
Bulgaria 17 18 17 17 17
Lebanon 14 17 17 17 14
St. Kitts and Nevis 19 19 17 17 17
Romania 19 18 17 17 17
Malaysia 20 20 19 18 17
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 19 19 17 18 17
Croatia 19 18 18 18
New Zealand 18 17 17 18 16
Tuvalu 20 18 17 18 19
Maldives 23 23 20 18 23
Malta 19 19 19 18 19
Slovak Republic 18 20 19 18 18
Aruba 19 19 19 18 18
Trinidad and Tobago 21 20 20 19 18
Kazakhstan 19 19 19 18
France 19 19 19 19 19
Ireland 20 19 19 18
Grenada 20 21 19 18
Armenia 20 20 19 20
Cyprus 18 17 19 19 18
Dominica 20 19 19 19 19
Ukraine 20 20 19 19 19
Moldova 21 20 19 19 19
Iraq 21 19 21
Japan 21 20 20 20 19
Hong Kong SAR, China 22 21 20 20 19
Oman 25 24 21 20
Jordan 20 20
Macedonia, FYR 22 22 21 20 20
Indonesia 22 22 21 20 20
Belize 23 23 21 23
Uruguay 21 21 21 21 21
China 22 21
Uzbekistan 21 22 21 21 20
Albania 23 22 21
Tunisia 23 23 22 22 21
Brazil 25 23 22 22 21
Tonga 22 21 22 22 20
Vanuatu 23 24 23 22 20
Egypt, Arab Rep. 23 22 22 22 22
St. Lucia 23 24 23 22 23
Tajikistan 22 22 22 22 22
Mauritius 26 25 25 23 22
Sri Lanka 26 25 23 22
Iran, Islamic Rep. 26 25 24 24 23
Ecuador 23 23 24 24 23
Bolivia 25 26 24 24
Peru 29 29 25 24 23
Kyrgyz Republic 24 24 24 24 24
Vietnam 30 28 26 25 23
Macao SAR, China 30 28 27 26 24
Botswana 27 27 26 26 26
Kiribati 32 24 22 27 25
Guyana 26 26 27
Mexico 27 27 27 27 28
Algeria 28 28 28 28 27
Paraguay 27 28 28
Cabo Verde 29 28 29 28 27
Fiji 28 28 28 28 28
Morocco 29 28 28 28 28
Jamaica 30 28
Korea, Rep. 32 32 31 30 29
Lao PDR 30 30 30 31 31
Mongolia 33 32 32 31 33
Swaziland 31 33 31 31 32
Ghana 34 33 32 31 32
Namibia 32 32 31 32 33
Equatorial Guinea 43 43 32
Myanmar 33 32 33 33 32
West Bank and Gaza 36 38 30 33 28
Chile 32 33 34 27
Nicaragua 36 37 35 34 35
Pakistan 33 35 35 35 37
Philippines 35 35 35 35 35
South Africa 35 39 35 35 36
Togo 37 34 35 35 39
Nepal 38 37 40 36 36
Comoros 37 39 36 35
Gabon 49 43 36
Kenya 34 34 34 38 40
Zimbabwe 37 38 39 39
Gambia, The 37 39 38 39 39
Mauritania 45 42 39 41 41
India 40 40 41 41
Niger 41 42 41 42 44
Cote d'Ivoire 45 46 44 42
Burkina Faso 49 47 45 45 49
Guinea 46 44 47 45 45
El Salvador 46 46
Senegal 51 51 49 46 43
Lesotho 48 47 47 46 43
Eritrea 48 45 44 47 47
Timor-Leste 62 47 47 51
Burundi 55 50 49 50 51
Madagascar 48 47 47 52 52
Uganda 59 54 53 52 50
Cambodia 50 53 56 56 55
Tanzania 46 53 57 58
Cameroon 63 61 57 54
Mali 65 63 56 57 52
Rwanda 54 51 59 60 62
Benin 53 54 53 62 52
Congo, Rep. 60 59 56 65 83
Chad 69 71 68 72 69
Monaco 22
Liberia 38
Afghanistan
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Nigeria 43 39 40 36
South Sudan
Northern Mariana Islands
Congo, Dem. Rep. 34
Bahamas, The 17 17
New Caledonia
Norway
Isle of Man
Antigua and Barbuda 19
Iceland
Somalia
Palau 16
Curacao
Panama 25 24 24 24
Papua New Guinea 35 36
Suriname 20 19
Honduras 34 33
Taiwan, China
Haiti
Marshall Islands 17
Guinea-Bissau 44
Bangladesh
Guatemala 33 30 30 31
Argentina 19 17 17 17
Guam
Angola
Puerto Rico
Solomon Islands
Greenland
Djibouti 35
French Polynesia
Denmark 10 10
Faeroe Islands
Costa Rica 25 24 23 22
Netherlands
St. Martin (French part)
Libya
Sudan
Switzerland
Colombia 26 26 27 28
Malawi 70 72
Mozambique 64 66 67 65
Syrian Arab Republic 25 24 25
Montenegro
Central African Republic
Cayman Islands 14 15 15 13
Thailand 21 19 19
Samoa 24 25 27
San Marino 5 6
Canada 17
Turkey
Sao Tome and Principe 33 32
Saudi Arabia
Turkmenistan
Ethiopia 67
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Serbia
Bhutan 41 39
Estonia 14 14
Sierra Leone 37
Bahrain
Singapore
Australia
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Venezuela, RB
Zambia 50 48 48 54
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Yemen, Rep.
Dominican Republic 31 33 25
American Samoa

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