Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Afghanistan
Albania 3.3 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.2
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra 3.7
Angola 2.6 2.6
Antigua and Barbuda 3.2
Argentina 3.7 4.0 4.5 4.6
Armenia 1.8 2.2 2.8
Aruba 4.8 4.4 4.7
Australia 5.2 4.9
Austria 5.3 6.1 6.1 5.6
Azerbaijan 3.5 3.4 4.2 3.9
Bahamas, The 2.8
Bahrain
Bangladesh 2.2 2.4 2.4
Barbados 4.3 4.6
Belarus 6.0 6.2
Belgium 3.0
Belize 5.4 5.0
Benin 2.7 2.8 3.1
Bermuda 2.2
Bhutan 5.5
Bolivia 4.7 5.5 5.7 5.5
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil 4.9 3.9 4.0
Brunei Darussalam 5.3 4.9 3.7
Bulgaria 2.7 2.8
Burkina Faso 1.4
Burundi 4.1 3.4 2.6
Cabo Verde 6.4 6.8
Cambodia 1.3 1.7
Cameroon 1.9
Canada 5.5 5.6 5.5
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic 1.7 1.6
Chad 2.3 1.6 3.2 2.6
Chile 2.9 3.1 3.4 3.8 3.7
China 1.9 1.9 1.9
Colombia 3.9 4.4 3.5
Comoros 3.8
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Congo, Rep. 4.1
Costa Rica 3.8 4.9 4.4
Cote d'Ivoire 4.1 4.0 3.7 4.0 3.8
Croatia
Cuba 6.2 6.8 7.7
Curacao
Cyprus 5.1 5.3
Czech Republic 4.3 3.6 3.7 3.7
Denmark 7.9 8.1 7.9 8.1
Djibouti 7.6 9.7
Dominica 7.2 5.0
Dominican Republic 1.2 1.9
Ecuador 2.2 1.5 1.2
Egypt, Arab Rep. 4.7
El Salvador 2.3 2.3 2.5
Equatorial Guinea 2.2 0.8
Eritrea 1.6 4.6 5.3
Estonia 6.1 6.5 6.3 6.7 5.3
Ethiopia 2.8 2.8 4.0
Faeroe Islands
Fiji 5.5 5.2 5.9
Finland 6.9 5.9 5.7
France 5.7 5.7 5.6 5.5
French Polynesia
Gabon 3.4 3.1 3.8
Gambia, The 2.6 1.6 1.5
Georgia 2.1 2.2 2.2
Germany 4.5 4.5
Ghana 4.1
Greece 2.9 3.0 3.2
Greenland
Grenada
Guam
Guatemala 1.6
Guinea 2.4 2.6
Guinea-Bissau 5.2
Guyana 8.6 8.5
Haiti
Honduras
Hong Kong SAR, China 2.7
Hungary 4.4 4.4 4.6 4.9
Iceland 5.1 6.8 6.5 6.5
India 2.8 3.5 4.3 4.3
Indonesia 1.1 1.1
Iran, Islamic Rep. 3.8 4.5 4.4
Iraq
Ireland 4.8 4.3 4.1 4.2
Isle of Man
Israel 6.7 6.5 6.2
Italy 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.3
Jamaica 4.2 5.0 5.0
Japan 3.4 3.5 3.6
Jordan 7.5 6.4 4.9
Kazakhstan 3.9 4.4 3.9 3.3
Kenya 5.3 5.2
Kiribati 10.6 11.1
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Korea, Rep. 3.4 3.4
Kuwait 5.9 5.6
Kyrgyz Republic 4.9 4.9 4.1 3.5
Lao PDR 2.4 2.1 1.5
Latvia 5.6 5.9 6.3 5.7 5.4
Lebanon 2.1
Lesotho 13.2 14.2 11.5
Liberia
Libya 2.7
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 4.8 5.4 6.1
Luxembourg 3.4
Macao SAR, China 3.7 3.7 3.7
Macedonia, FYR 4.5
Madagascar 1.8 1.9 2.8 2.9
Malawi 5.4 5.0 5.2
Malaysia 4.9 4.6 5.7 6.0
Maldives
Mali 3.0 3.0 3.6
Malta 4.4
Marshall Islands 14.5
Mauritania 2.3 2.9
Mauritius 3.9 3.8
Mexico 3.5 3.7 4.1
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 6.4 6.7
Moldova 9.9 4.7 4.5
Monaco 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3
Mongolia 3.9 5.5 5.1 5.6
Montenegro
Morocco 5.3 5.4 5.8
Mozambique 2.3 3.7
Myanmar
Namibia 7.2 7.0
Nepal 2.9 2.9 3.0
Netherlands 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6
New Caledonia
New Zealand 6.4 6.2 6.7
Nicaragua 2.2 2.9 3.0
Niger 2.6 3.2 3.2
Nigeria
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.1 6.6
Oman 3.2 3.4 4.1 4.0 3.2
Pakistan 2.8 3.0 2.6 1.8
Palau 7.3
Panama 4.3 4.1 4.8 5.0
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 4.3 4.5 4.6
Peru 3.2 3.3 3.5 3.3
Philippines 3.4 3.6 3.8 3.3
Poland 6.4 5.0 4.6 5.0
Portugal 5.1 5.0 5.2
Puerto Rico
Qatar 3.6
Romania 3.4 2.9
Russian Federation 2.9
Rwanda 4.6 4.1
Samoa 4.0 3.6
San Marino 3.4
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 5.0 4.6 8.3 7.1 5.9
Senegal 3.2 3.2 3.2
Serbia
Seychelles 7.8 6.0 5.3
Sierra Leone 4.9
Singapore 3.3
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 4.1 4.1 4.1 3.9
Slovenia
Solomon Islands 2.2
Somalia
South Africa 5.6 5.9 5.4
South Sudan
Spain 4.5 4.3 4.3 4.2
Sri Lanka 3.3 3.1
St. Kitts and Nevis 5.4 4.4 4.8
St. Lucia 7.4 7.3
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 4.7 6.8 7.9
Sudan 1.0
Suriname
Swaziland 4.9 5.1 5.5
Sweden 6.9 7.2 6.9 6.8
Switzerland 5.1 4.9
Syrian Arab Republic 3.7
Tajikistan 2.0 2.5 2.1 2.3
Tanzania 2.5 2.5 2.2
Thailand 3.5 4.6 4.7 5.0 5.4
Timor-Leste
Togo 4.4 4.0 4.2 4.5
Tonga 5.6 5.5 4.9
Trinidad and Tobago 3.2 3.3 2.4 2.8 2.8
Tunisia 6.3 6.7 6.3 6.2
Turkey 0.0 3.0 2.6
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda 2.5
Ukraine 5.5 4.4 3.6 4.2
United Arab Emirates 1.1
United Kingdom 4.8 4.6 4.3 4.4
United States 4.8 4.8
Uruguay 2.9 2.2 2.4
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu 7.6 6.2 7.0
Venezuela, RB
Vietnam
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 9.7
Zambia 2.1 1.8 1.8
Zimbabwe

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