Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
San Marino 5 5 5
Qatar 9 9 9 11
Italy 10 11 11 11
Sweden 10 11 11 12 12
Cuba 13 14 12 12 12
Austria 12 12 12 12 12
Latvia 14 13 14 13 15
Slovenia 16 15 14 14
French Polynesia 15 15 14
Kuwait 16 15 15 14 13
Greece 17 16 15 14 14
United States 16 16 16 16
Georgia 17 16 16 18 18
Lithuania 17 16 16 16 15
Canada 16 16 16 18
Finland 17 18 18
United Arab Emirates 17 17 17 16 16
Argentina 18 17 17 20
Bulgaria 17 17 17
Germany 16 17 17 17 17
Seychelles 17 17 17 15 15
Australia 18 18 18 18
Samoa 18 18
Monaco 17 19
Cyprus 19 18 19 15
France 19 19 19 19 20
Thailand 21 19 19
Czech Republic 20 20 19 18
New Zealand 17 19 18 19
Malaysia 20 20 19 22
Japan 19 19 19 19 21
Croatia 20 19 20
Kyrgyz Republic 20
Iraq 20
Romania 21 22 20 20 19
Azerbaijan 19 19 20 20 19
Uruguay 21 20 20 22 21
Tonga 24 21 21 21 22
Paraguay 24 22 21 21
Kazakhstan 19 20 21 23 22
Malta 22 22 22 21 21
Armenia 21 22 16 16
Indonesia 23 23 22 22 22
Tajikistan 22 23 22 23 23
Moldova 23 24 23 23
Ireland 24 23 23 22 26
Fiji 25 24 23 23 23
Uzbekistan 20 20 23 22 21
China 22 23 23 24 24
Syrian Arab Republic 24 23 24 23 23
Kiribati 31 27 24 24 24
Hong Kong SAR, China 25 24 22
Mauritius 22 24 24 24 26
Grenada 26 26 24 27 26
Tunisia 26 25 25 24 24
Mongolia 23 24 25 31 32
Colombia 26 25 25 23
Singapore 24 25 25
Trinidad and Tobago 27 25 25
Oman 27 26 26 26
Ecuador 28 26 26 25 25
St. Lucia 27 27 26 26 27
Egypt, Arab Rep. 27 25 27 23
Algeria 27 27 27 27
Peru 28 28 27 27 25
Sri Lanka 28 28 28
Morocco 28 28 28 28 28
Mexico 29 29 28 28 28
Korea, Rep. 31 30 28 27 31
Namibia 30 29 29 29
Costa Rica 31 31 30 29 28
Guyana 28 29 30 29
Gambia, The 33 34 30 30 33
Lao PDR 30 30 31 30 31
Ghana 31 30 33 33
Iran, Islamic Rep. 32 32 33 32 30
Sao Tome and Principe 33
Honduras 35 35 33 33 33
Haiti 32 33 34 35 33
Nigeria 37 37 34
Swaziland 33 34 34 34 34
Vietnam 35 35 34 33 32
Philippines 33 34 34 35 34
Guatemala 28 34 35 34 36
Djibouti 42 40 36 34 39
Tanzania 37 37 36 37 38
Nicaragua 37 38 36 36 37
Madagascar 40 38 37 47
Uganda 33 35 38 59 59
Ethiopia 30 33 38 43 47
Zambia 41 39 38 44
Nepal 39 39 39 38
Niger 39 39 41 42
Zimbabwe 39 39 39 37
Cote d'Ivoire 39 45 41 42
Eritrea 39 40 41 44
Burundi 45 48
Lesotho 49 48 47 46
Guinea 49 47 49 49 49
Burkina Faso 58 51 50 47
Gabon 52 51 56
Togo 53 55 51 46 46
Mauritania 53 52 51 50 47
Benin 48 50 52 50 53
Comoros 45 52
Senegal 58 60 58 58 56
Chad 61 62 63 67 68
Congo, Rep. 73 82 73 73 64
Mali 67 74 78 80 80
Somalia
Iceland
Liechtenstein
Timor-Leste
Hungary 10 11 12 11
Serbia
Luxembourg
Suriname
Macao SAR, China
Tuvalu 21
Macedonia, FYR 22
Cameroon 46 49 52
Guinea-Bissau
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Malawi
India
Afghanistan 58 32
Bolivia
Maldives 26
Belarus 20 20 19
Central African Republic
United Kingdom
Guam
Rwanda 57 57
Marshall Islands
Saudi Arabia
Isle of Man
Sierra Leone
Greenland
Brunei Darussalam 15 15 14
Israel 12
South Sudan
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 20 20
Faeroe Islands
Albania 23
Estonia 18
Bermuda 13 12
Equatorial Guinea 55
Belize
Montenegro
Turkmenistan
El Salvador
Ukraine 20 21 21
Mozambique 58 58 61
West Bank and Gaza
Myanmar 49 46
Russian Federation 20
Dominican Republic 31
Cayman Islands
Dominica
Cambodia 43 45 44 46
Netherlands 18
Jamaica
New Caledonia
Cabo Verde 29 29
Denmark 10 10 10
Kosovo
Curacao
Slovak Republic 22 22 19
Angola 42
Solomon Islands 24
Brazil
South Africa 37 36 45
Botswana 26 25 28 28
Spain 19 18 15
Northern Mariana Islands
St. Kitts and Nevis 19 19 20
Norway
St. Martin (French part)
Congo, Dem. Rep. 44 45 40
Sudan 36
Pakistan
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Palau
Switzerland
Panama
Bhutan 35 39
Papua New Guinea 33
Jordan 24 24
Andorra
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Chile 33
Belgium 12
Bahamas, The 21 22
Turkey 27 28
Vanuatu 29
Turks and Caicos Islands 17
Aruba
Barbados
Kenya 28
Bangladesh
American Samoa
Bahrain 21 20
Poland
Antigua and Barbuda
Portugal 12
Venezuela, RB
Puerto Rico
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Liberia 45
Yemen, Rep.
Libya
Lebanon

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