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
Norway 4 4 4 4 4
Slovenia 5 4 4 4 4
Andorra 4 4 4 4 4
San Marino 4 4 4 4 4
Cyprus 5 5 5 4 4
Portugal 5 5 4 4 4
Italy 5 4 4 4 4
Monaco 5 5 4 4 4
Austria 5 5 5 4 4
Denmark 5 5 5 5 4
Germany 5 5 5 5 4
France 5 5 5 4 4
Ireland 6 5 5 5 5
Czech Republic 6 5 5 5 5
Korea, Rep. 6 6 5 5 5
Belgium 5 5 5 5 5
Switzerland 5 5 5 5 5
Greece 6 6 5 5 5
Netherlands 6 5 5 5 5
Israel 6 6 5 5 5
Spain 6 6 6 5 5
Australia 6 6 6 5 5
Estonia 8 7 7 6 5
United Kingdom 6 6 6 6 6
Canada 6 6 6 6 6
Croatia 7 7 7 6 6
New Zealand 7 7 7 6 6
Cuba 7 7 7 6 6
Poland 8 8 7 7 7
Malta 7 7 7 7 7
Hungary 9 8 8 8 7
Belarus 10 9 9 8 7
United States 8 8 8 8 8
Serbia 10 9 8 8 8
Lithuania 10 10 10 9 8
Malaysia 8 8 8 8 8
Bosnia and Herzegovina 9 9 9 9 8
Brunei Darussalam 9 9 9 9 8
Montenegro 11 11 10 9 8
Slovak Republic 10 10 10 9 9
Qatar 11 10 10 9 9
Chile 9 9 9 9 9
United Arab Emirates 10 10 10 9 9
Latvia 13 13 12 11 10
Costa Rica 11 10 10 10 11
Bahrain 11 11 11 11 11
St. Kitts and Nevis 13 13 12 11 11
Sri Lanka 14 13 13 12 11
Lebanon 15 14 13 12 11
Kuwait 12 12 12 11 11
Antigua and Barbuda 13 13 12 12 11
Macedonia, FYR 14 14 13 12 12
Saudi Arabia 17 15 14 13 12
Uruguay 16 16 15 13 12
Oman 14 13 13 13 12
Ukraine 15 15 14 14 13
Russian Federation 18 17 16 15 13
Dominica 14 14 14 14 14
Bulgaria 17 16 15 14 14
Seychelles 14 14 14 14 14
Grenada 15 15 15 15 14
Tonga 16 16 15 15 15
Thailand 19 18 17 16 15
Argentina 18 17 17 16 16
Mauritius 16 16 16 16 16
Romania 23 21 19 18 16
Maldives 27 24 21 19 16
Syrian Arab Republic 20 19 18 17 17
Venezuela, RB 19 18 18 17 17
Mexico 20 20 19 18 18
Bahamas, The 18 18 18 18 18
Turkey 26 24 22 20 18
China 26 24 22 20 18
Samoa 20 19 19 19 19
Brazil 25 23 22 20 19
St. Lucia 18 18 19 19 19
Libya 24 23 22 20 19
Jamaica 21 21 20 20 19
El Salvador 25 23 22 20 19
Tunisia 24 23 22 20 19
Albania 23 22 21 20 20
Colombia 22 22 21 21 20
Barbados 20 20 20 20 20
Armenia 25 23 22 21 20
Belize 22 21 21 21 20
Vanuatu 23 22 21 21 20
Moldova 24 23 22 21 20
Panama 23 23 22 22 21
Iran, Islamic Rep. 27 26 24 23 22
Jordan 25 24 23 22 22
Fiji 23 22 22 22 23
Peru 30 28 26 25 23
Georgia 27 26 25 24 23
Algeria 28 26 25 24 23
Trinidad and Tobago 26 25 25 24 23
Palau 26 25 25 24 23
Suriname 27 26 25 25 24
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 23 23 23 24 24
Vietnam 27 26 25 25 24
West Bank and Gaza 27 27 26 26 25
Paraguay 29 28 27 26 25
Cabo Verde 30 29 28 27 26
Egypt, Arab Rep. 34 31 29 27 26
Kazakhstan 35 33 31 28 26
Ecuador 30 29 28 27 26
Honduras 32 31 29 28 27
Nicaragua 33 32 30 29 28
Dominican Republic 35 34 33 32 31
Korea, Dem. Rep. 35 33 32 33 33
Philippines 37 36 35 34 34
Tuvalu 38 37 36 35 34
Mongolia 46 43 39 37 34
Solomon Islands 36 36 35 35 34
Kyrgyz Republic 41 40 38 37 35
Morocco 42 41 39 38 36
Indonesia 44 42 40 38 37
Guatemala 43 41 40 38 37
Iraq 41 41 40 39 38
Guyana 43 42 41 40 39
Marshall Islands 41 40 40 40 39
Azerbaijan 55 51 48 45 43
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 49 48 46 45 44
Uzbekistan 53 51 49 47 46
Bolivia 62 58 55 52 49
Cambodia 70 63 58 53 50
Nepal 64 61 57 54 51
Bhutan 65 61 58 55 52
Namibia 72 67 62 57 53
Bangladesh 72 68 63 59 55
Myanmar 69 67 64 62 60
Turkmenistan 69 67 64 62 60
Eritrea 73 70 67 64 61
Sao Tome and Principe 73 70 67 64 61
Botswana 75 67 63 62 62
Kiribati 67 66 66 65 65
India 78 75 72 69 67
Tajikistan 77 74 72 69 67
Timor-Leste 85 80 75 71 68
South Africa 80 79 77 73 69
Madagascar 86 81 77 73 69
Yemen, Rep. 81 78 75 72 69
Papua New Guinea 76 75 73 72 70
Tanzania 97 90 84 77 71
Gabon 81 79 77 75 72
Rwanda 120 107 95 85 76
Senegal 107 99 91 84 77
Ghana 91 88 86 83 81
Sudan 94 91 88 85 83
Haiti 93 91 88 86 84
Gambia, The 99 95 91 87 84
Kenya 101 97 94 90 86
Lao PDR 103 98 94 90 86
Comoros 96 94 92 90 87
Ethiopia 118 110 102 94 87
Uganda 116 109 101 95 88
Djibouti 101 99 96 94 91
Liberia 129 119 109 100 93
Pakistan 103 101 98 96 94
Mauritania 104 102 99 97 94
Malawi 129 120 111 103 95
Zimbabwe 97 97 96 96 97
Benin 126 120 114 109 104
Togo 114 112 110 108 106
Congo, Rep. 115 113 112 110 107
Afghanistan 121 118 115 112 109
Zambia 135 127 120 115 109
Cameroon 129 124 120 115 111
Mozambique 137 132 126 118 112
Swaziland 129 127 122 117 114
Equatorial Guinea 129 125 121 118 114
Lesotho 122 123 123 120 117
Guinea 141 135 129 124 119
Burundi 139 134 129 125 120
Cote d'Ivoire 135 131 128 125 121
South Sudan 147 140 133 127 121
Burkina Faso 168 160 151 141 132
Nigeria 164 158 153 147 142
Niger 185 174 163 153 144
Guinea-Bissau 159 156 152 149 145
Central African Republic 159 157 154 151 147
Mali 183 173 164 156 150
Congo, Dem. Rep. 171 171 170 168 164
Somalia 171 171 170 168 165
Chad 179 176 174 170 167
Angola 196 194 191 187 183
Sierra Leone 219 216 212 207 203
Guam
Liechtenstein
Greenland
American Samoa
Aruba
Macao SAR, China
St. Martin (French part)
Curacao
Isle of Man
Bermuda
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
French Polynesia
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Faeroe Islands
Cayman Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Puerto Rico
Hong Kong SAR, China
Kosovo
Turks and Caicos Islands
New Caledonia

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