Country name 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Iceland 3 3 3 3 3
Singapore 3 3 3 3 3
Luxembourg 4 4 3 3 3
Sweden 4 4 3 3 3
Finland 4 4 4 4 3
Japan 4 4 4 4 3
Andorra 4 4 4 4 4
Norway 4 4 4 4 4
San Marino 4 4 4 4 4
Slovenia 5 4 4 4 4
Portugal 5 5 4 4 4
Italy 5 4 4 4 4
Cyprus 5 5 5 4 4
Monaco 5 5 4 4 4
France 5 5 5 4 4
Denmark 5 5 5 5 4
Germany 5 5 5 5 4
Ireland 6 5 5 5 4
Austria 5 5 5 5 5
Czech Republic 6 5 5 5 5
Korea, Rep. 6 6 5 5 5
Switzerland 5 5 5 5 5
Belgium 5 5 5 5 5
Netherlands 6 5 5 5 5
Greece 6 6 5 5 5
Israel 6 6 5 5 5
Spain 6 6 6 5 5
Australia 6 6 6 5 5
United Kingdom 6 6 6 6 6
Canada 6 6 6 6 6
Estonia 8 7 7 6 6
Croatia 7 7 7 6 6
Cuba 7 7 7 6 6
New Zealand 7 7 7 6 6
Malta 7 7 7 7 7
Poland 8 8 7 7 7
Hungary 9 8 8 8 7
United States 8 8 8 8 8
Belarus 10 9 9 8 7
Malaysia 8 8 8 8 8
Serbia 10 9 8 8 8
Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 8 8 8 8
Lithuania 10 10 9 9 8
Montenegro 11 10 10 9 8
Chile 9 9 9 9 9
Brunei Darussalam 9 9 9 9 9
Slovak Republic 10 10 10 9 9
United Arab Emirates 10 10 10 9 9
Qatar 11 10 10 10 10
Bahrain 11 11 10 10 9
Costa Rica 11 10 10 10 10
Latvia 13 13 12 11 11
Antigua and Barbuda 13 12 12 11 11
Kuwait 12 12 12 12 11
Oman 13 13 12 12 12
Sri Lanka 14 14 13 12 12
Lebanon 15 14 13 12 12
Macedonia, FYR 14 14 13 13 12
St. Kitts and Nevis 14 14 13 13 12
Uruguay 15 14 14 13 13
Ukraine 15 15 14 13 13
Dominica 15 14 14 14 13
Grenada 15 14 14 14 14
Seychelles 14 14 14 14 14
Bulgaria 17 16 15 14 14
Russian Federation 18 17 16 15 14
Tonga 16 16 15 15 14
Bahamas, The 15 15 15 15 15
Barbados 16 16 16 15 15
Argentina 18 17 16 16 15
Mauritius 16 16 16 16 16
Thailand 19 18 17 16 16
St. Lucia 17 17 17 17 16
Venezuela, RB 19 18 18 17 17
Syrian Arab Republic 20 19 18 17 17
Romania 22 21 19 18 16
Maldives 26 23 20 18 16
Mexico 20 20 19 18 18
Saudi Arabia 20 20 19 19 18
Albania 21 20 20 19 18
Samoa 20 19 19 19 19
Jamaica 22 21 21 20 19
Moldova 24 22 21 20 19
China 26 24 22 20 18
Brazil 25 23 21 20 19
Vanuatu 21 21 20 20 20
Libya 24 23 22 20 19
Belize 22 22 21 20 20
Colombia 22 22 21 20 20
Tunisia 24 23 22 21 19
El Salvador 25 24 22 21 20
Georgia 27 25 23 21 19
Armenia 25 23 22 21 20
Palau 24 23 22 21 21
Panama 23 23 22 22 21
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 22 22 22 22 21
Jordan 25 24 23 22 22
Iran, Islamic Rep. 27 26 24 23 22
Fiji 23 23 23 23 23
Peru 30 28 26 24 22
Trinidad and Tobago 27 27 26 26 25
West Bank and Gaza 28 27 26 26 25
Paraguay 29 29 28 27 26
Egypt, Arab Rep. 33 31 29 27 25
Ecuador 30 29 28 27 26
Turkey 33 31 29 27 26
Suriname 30 29 29 28 27
Kazakhstan 35 33 30 28 26
Cabo Verde 28 28 28 28 28
Honduras 32 31 29 28 27
Vietnam 31 30 29 28 28
Nicaragua 33 32 30 29 28
Algeria 35 34 32 31 30
Korea, Dem. Rep. 35 33 32 32 32
Dominican Republic 37 35 35 34 33
Philippines 37 36 35 34 34
Solomon Islands 35 35 35 35 34
Tuvalu 38 37 36 35 34
Kyrgyz Republic 41 40 38 36 35
Indonesia 43 41 40 38 36
Morocco 43 41 40 38 37
Guatemala 43 41 40 38 37
Iraq 42 41 40 39 38
Marshall Islands 41 40 40 40 40
Mongolia 50 46 44 41 39
Guyana 45 44 44 43 42
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 48 47 45 44 43
Azerbaijan 55 52 49 46 43
Bolivia 61 58 54 51 48
Bhutan 62 59 55 52 48
Uzbekistan 57 55 53 52 50
Cambodia 71 64 58 53 50
Nepal 64 60 57 54 50
Botswana 72 64 59 58 58
Tajikistan 70 65 62 59 57
Bangladesh 71 67 63 59 56
Myanmar 69 67 64 62 60
Eritrea 73 70 67 64 61
Sao Tome and Principe 74 70 67 64 61
Namibia 77 73 68 65 62
Kiribati 66 66 65 65 65
Turkmenistan 73 71 69 67 65
Yemen, Rep. 79 75 72 68 65
India 78 75 72 69 66
Timor-Leste 85 80 76 71 68
Gabon 78 76 74 72 69
Papua New Guinea 76 75 73 72 70
South Africa 81 80 77 73 69
Madagascar 88 82 77 73 69
Tanzania 98 90 83 77 71
Congo, Rep. 103 95 87 80 72
Djibouti 91 88 86 83 81
Senegal 106 98 91 84 77
Rwanda 120 106 95 84 76
Haiti 92 90 87 85 83
Ghana 90 88 87 86 85
Lao PDR 101 97 93 90 86
Sudan 97 95 92 90 88
Kenya 101 98 94 91 86
Gambia, The 102 98 95 91 88
Comoros 99 97 95 93 91
Ethiopia 118 110 102 94 87
Uganda 116 109 101 95 89
Zimbabwe 98 97 96 96 96
Pakistan 103 101 99 98 96
Liberia 128 118 108 100 93
Togo 110 107 104 101 99
Malawi 130 121 112 104 96
Mauritania 111 110 108 106 103
Benin 125 119 113 108 103
Burundi 126 119 113 108 102
Afghanistan 122 119 116 113 110
Zambia 135 127 120 115 110
Equatorial Guinea 127 123 120 116 113
Cameroon 131 126 121 117 113
Swaziland 130 128 124 118 115
Lesotho 123 123 123 120 117
Mozambique 140 133 128 120 113
Cote d'Ivoire 133 129 125 121 117
Guinea 143 137 131 126 121
South Sudan 147 140 133 126 121
Burkina Faso 166 159 150 140 131
Congo, Dem. Rep. 162 156 150 145 140
Nigeria 165 159 153 147 142
Guinea-Bissau 162 157 153 149 144
Niger 184 173 162 151 141
Mali 182 172 163 156 149
Central African Republic 171 169 167 164 161
Somalia 174 174 173 171 168
Chad 180 178 175 172 169
Sierra Leone 208 202 197 192 186
Angola 207 205 201 197 192
Aruba
St. Martin (French part)
Hong Kong SAR, China
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Guam
French Polynesia
Bermuda
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Turks and Caicos Islands
Cayman Islands
Greenland
Isle of Man
Northern Mariana Islands
Faeroe Islands
Puerto Rico
New Caledonia
American Samoa
Kosovo
Macao SAR, China
Liechtenstein
Curacao

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