Country name 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
Bermuda 9 9 9 9 8
Liechtenstein 9 9 9
Hungary 11 10 10 10 10
Cuba 11 14 11 10 10
Italy 11 11 11 11 10
Portugal 13 11 11 12 11
Sweden 11 11 11 10 10
Luxembourg 12 12 11 12 11
Qatar 13 12 12 11
Belgium 12 12 12 12 11
Greece 13 13 12 11 11
Andorra 13 12 13 11
Brunei Darussalam 14 13 12 11 10
Slovenia 13 12 13 15 15
Poland 11 13 12
Austria 13 13 13 12
Israel 13 13 13 13 13
Kuwait 13 14 13 13 12
Latvia 15 14 14 13 12
Spain 14 14 14 14 14
Seychelles 14 14 14 14 14
Germany 15 14 14 14 14
Georgia 16 14 15
United States 15 15 15 14 14
Turks and Caicos Islands 18 18 15
United Arab Emirates 16 15 15 15 15
Azerbaijan 17 16 15 14 13
Lithuania 16 16 16 15 14
Barbados 17 16 16 16 15
Belarus 17 17 16 15 16
Finland 16 16 16 16 16
Russian Federation 17 17 17 17
Czech Republic 18 17 17 16 16
United Kingdom 18 17 17 18 17
Bulgaria 18 17 17 17 16
Lebanon 17 17 17 14 15
St. Kitts and Nevis 19 17 17 17 18
Romania 18 17 17 17 17
Malaysia 20 19 18 17 17
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 19 17 18 17
Croatia 18 18 18 18
New Zealand 17 17 18 16 16
Tuvalu 18 17 18 19
Maldives 23 20 18 23 20
Malta 19 19 18 19 18
Slovak Republic 20 19 18 18 18
Aruba 19 19 18 18 18
Trinidad and Tobago 20 20 19 18 17
Kazakhstan 19 19 19 18 17
France 19 19 19 19 19
Ireland 20 19 19 18 18
Grenada 21 19 18 18
Armenia 20 20 19 20 21
Cyprus 17 19 19 18 18
Dominica 19 19 19 19 18
Ukraine 20 19 19 19 19
Moldova 20 19 19 19 18
Iraq 19 21
Japan 20 20 20 19 19
Hong Kong SAR, China 21 20 20 19 18
Oman 24 21 20
Jordan 20 20
Macedonia, FYR 22 21 20 20 19
Indonesia 22 21 20 20 20
Belize 23 21 23 24
Uruguay 21 21 21 21 20
China 22 21
Uzbekistan 22 21 21 20 20
Albania 22 21
Tunisia 23 22 22 21 20
Brazil 23 22 22 21 21
Tonga 21 22 22 20 20
Vanuatu 24 23 22 20
Egypt, Arab Rep. 22 22 22 22 26
St. Lucia 24 23 22 23 22
Tajikistan 22 22 22 22 21
Mauritius 25 25 23 22 22
Sri Lanka 26 25 23 22 22
Iran, Islamic Rep. 25 24 24 23 22
Ecuador 23 24 24 23 23
Bolivia 26 24 24
Peru 29 25 24 23 23
Kyrgyz Republic 24 24 24 24 24
Vietnam 28 26 25 23 22
Macao SAR, China 28 27 26 24 23
Botswana 27 26 26 26 26
Kiribati 24 22 27 25 25
Guyana 26 27 28
Mexico 27 27 27 28 28
Algeria 28 28 28 27 25
Paraguay 27 28 28
Cabo Verde 28 29 28 27 26
Fiji 28 28 28 28
Morocco 28 28 28 28 27
Jamaica 30 28
Korea, Rep. 32 31 30 29 28
Lao PDR 30 30 31 31 31
Mongolia 32 32 31 33 34
Swaziland 33 31 31 32 33
Ghana 33 32 31 32 33
Namibia 32 31 32 33 31
Equatorial Guinea 43 32
Myanmar 32 33 33 32 31
West Bank and Gaza 38 30 33 28 25
Chile 33 34 27 26
Nicaragua 37 35 34 35 34
Pakistan 35 35 35 37 38
Philippines 35 35 35 35 35
South Africa 39 35 35 36 31
Togo 34 35 35 39 34
Nepal 37 40 36 36 40
Comoros 39 36 35
Gabon 49 43 36
Kenya 34 34 38 40 42
Zimbabwe 38 39 39
Gambia, The 39 38 39 39 37
Mauritania 42 39 41 41 40
India 40 41 41
Niger 42 41 42 44 44
Cote d'Ivoire 46 44 42
Burkina Faso 47 45 45 49 47
Guinea 44 47 45 45 45
El Salvador 46 46 43
Senegal 51 49 46 43 42
Lesotho 47 47 46 43 42
Eritrea 45 44 47 47 48
Timor-Leste 62 47 47 51
Burundi 50 49 50 51 49
Madagascar 47 47 52 52 54
Uganda 54 53 52 50 50
Cambodia 53 56 56 55 53
Tanzania 46 53 57 58 56
Cameroon 63 61 57 54 48
Mali 63 56 57 52 54
Rwanda 51 59 60 62 69
Benin 54 53 62 52 47
Congo, Rep. 59 56 65 83
Chad 71 68 72 69 63
Bhutan 39 31
Central African Republic 89
Nigeria 39 40 36 37
Djibouti 35
Northern Mariana Islands
Turkmenistan
Norway
South Sudan
Guatemala 30 30 31 31
Antigua and Barbuda
Mozambique 66 67 65 66
Curacao
Palau
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep.
Panama 24 24 24 24
New Caledonia
Papua New Guinea 36
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Guinea-Bissau
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Faroe Islands
Syrian Arab Republic 24 25
Guam
Marshall Islands 17
Montenegro
Liberia
Bahrain
Costa Rica 24 23 22 21
Puerto Rico
Netherlands
Bahamas, The 17 17
Iceland
Ethiopia
French Polynesia
Australia
Argentina 17 17 17 17
Denmark 10
Dominican Republic 33 25 24
Suriname 20 19 19
St. Martin (French part)
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Sudan
Yemen, Rep.
Honduras 33 29
Libya
Switzerland
Saudi Arabia 11
Canada
Afghanistan
Thailand 19 19
Serbia
Malawi
Estonia 14
Cayman Islands 15 15 13 13
Sierra Leone 37
Turkey
Singapore
Angola
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Greenland
Monaco 22
American Samoa
Haiti
Congo, Dem. Rep. 34
Solomon Islands
Colombia 26 27 28 28
Somalia
Venezuela, RB
Samoa 25 27
San Marino 6
Isle of Man
Sao Tome and Principe 33 32 31
Zambia 48 48 54 56
Bangladesh 47

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