Country name 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Niger 6 7 7 7 7
Ethiopia 7 8 10 11 12
Tanzania 9 9 9 9 10
Benin 9 9 9 10 10
Chad 10 10 10 10 10
Malawi 10 10 10 10 10
Ghana 10 10 11 11 11
Madagascar 10 11 11 11 11
Eritrea 11 11 12 12 12
Burkina Faso 11 12 12 13 13
Sierra Leone 12 12 12 12 12
Guinea-Bissau 12 12 13 13 14
Togo 12 12 12 12 12
Congo, Rep. 13 13 13 13 13
Guinea 12 13 13 14 14
Liberia 13 14 14 14 14
Mozambique 14 14 15 15 16
Cambodia 15 16 18 20 21
Central African Republic 17 17 18 18 18
Cote d'Ivoire 17 18 18 18 19
Mali 18 18 19 19 19
Papua New Guinea 19 19 19 19 19
Mauritania 20 21 21 22 23
Nepal 19 21 22 23 25
Haiti 21 21 21 22 22
Sao Tome and Principe 20 21 22 23 25
Somalia 22 22 22 22 22
Congo, Dem. Rep. 22 23 23 24 25
Afghanistan 23 23 24 24 25
Lesotho 23 24 24 25 25
Sudan 26 25 25 25 25
Solomon Islands 26 26 26 26
India 25 26 26 27 28
Kenya 27 27 27 27 28
Namibia 27 28 28 28 29
Lao PDR 25 28 31 34 37
Comoros 27 28 29 31 32
Uganda 29 30 30 31 31
Nigeria 33 33 32 32 31
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 32 34 36 38 40
Kiribati 34 34 35 35 36
Bhutan 35 35 36 37 38
Bolivia 36 37 38 39 40
Timor-Leste 37 37 37 38 38
Pakistan 36 37 38 39 40
Gabon 39 39 39 39 39
Yemen, Rep. 38 39 41 43 44
Zimbabwe 40 40 40 40 40
Zambia 41 41 41 41 41
Vanuatu 40 42 43 45 46
Angola 41 42 44 45 47
Cameroon 42 42 42 43 43
Senegal 42 43 44 44 45
Cabo Verde 42 44 46 48 50
Burundi 44 44 45 45 45
Bangladesh 43 45 46 47 48
China 43 45 47 49 51
Indonesia 46 47 48 49 50
Rwanda 46 47 49 50 52
Nicaragua 48 48 49 49 50
Mongolia 48 49 49 50 51
Swaziland 51 52 52 53 53
Botswana 51 52 53 54 56
Vietnam 53 54 56 58 60
Paraguay 56 59 61 63 65
Myanmar 59 61 62 64 65
Gambia, The 61 61 61 61 61
Korea, Dem. Rep. 59 61 63 65 67
El Salvador 60 61 62 63 64
American Samoa 62 62 62 62 62
Djibouti 62 62 62 62 62
Azerbaijan 60 62 65 67 70
St. Lucia 62 62 63 63 64
Peru 62 63 64 65 66
Honduras 62 63 65 66 68
Morocco 63 64 65 66 67
South Africa 64 65 66 67 68
Philippines 65 66 66 67 68
Panama 66 67 68 68 69
Ecuador 68 70 71 72 73
Marshall Islands 70 70 71 71 72
Guatemala 70 71 72 73 74
Romania 72 72 72 72 72
Russian Federation 72 72 72 72 72
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 72 73 74 75 76
Northern Mariana Islands 73 74 74 75 75
Fiji 73 74 76 77 79
Colombia 74 75 75 76 76
Brazil 74 75 75 76 76
Iraq 74 75 76 77 78
Mexico 74 75 76 77 78
Dominican Republic 77 77 78 78 79
Tuvalu 78 78 79 80 80
Moldova 78 79 79 80 80
Latvia 79 79 79 79 79
Sri Lanka 78 79 80 81 82
Iran, Islamic Rep. 78 79 80 81 82
Guyana 79 79 80 80 80
Maldives 78 79 82 84 85
Jamaica 80 80 80 80 80
Suriname 81 81 81 81 81
Palau 78 81 85 89 92
Dominica 81 81 81 81 81
Turks and Caicos Islands 81 81 81 81 81
Tunisia 81 82 83 84 84
Belize 82 83 83 84 85
Albania 83 84 85 85 86
Antigua and Barbuda 84 85 86 87 88
Egypt, Arab Rep. 84 86 87 88 90
Cuba 86 87 87 88 88
Turkey 87 87 88 88 88
St. Kitts and Nevis 87 87 87 87 87
Bahamas, The 88 89 89 89 89
Syrian Arab Republic 88 89 89 90 91
Lithuania 88 89 89 90 90
Venezuela, RB 88 89 89 90 90
Equatorial Guinea 89 89 89 89 89
Armenia 89 89 89 89 89
Oman 88 89 90 91 92
Mauritius 89 89 89 89 90
Guam 89 89 89 89 89
Poland 90 90 90 90 90
Montenegro 90 90 90 90 90
Macedonia, FYR 90 90 90 90
Barbados 89 90 91 92 92
West Bank and Gaza 89 90 91 91 92
Tajikistan 90 90 91 91 91
Uzbekistan 90 91 92 93 95
Costa Rica 91 91 92 92 92
Thailand 90 91 92 93 94
Kyrgyz Republic 91 92 92 92 92
Chile 91 92 92 93 94
Argentina 91 92 92 93 93
Samoa 92 92 92 92 92
Algeria 92 92 93 93 93
Malaysia 92 92 93 94 95
Trinidad and Tobago 92 92 92 92 92
Tonga 94 94 93 93 93
Uruguay 94 94 94 94 95
Belarus 95 95 95 95 95
Estonia 95 95 95 95 95
Bosnia and Herzegovina 95 95 95 95 95
Ukraine 95 95 95 95 95
Georgia 96 95 95 95 95
Serbia 96 96 96 96 96
Cayman Islands 96 96 96 96 96
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 96 96 96 96 96
Libya 97 97 97 97 97
Saudi Arabia 96 97 97 98 99
Kazakhstan 97 97 97 97 97
Seychelles 97 97 97 97 97
United Arab Emirates 97 97 97 97 97
Jordan 98 98 98 98 98
Portugal 97 98 98 98 99
French Polynesia 98 98 98 98 98
Grenada 98 98 98 98 98
Lebanon 98 98 98 98 98
Greece 98 98 98 99 99
Aruba 98 98 98 98 98
Croatia 98 98 98 98 98
Turkmenistan 98 98 98 99 99
Ireland 99 99 99 99 99
Bahrain 99 99 99 99 99
Puerto Rico 99 99 99 99 99
Singapore 100 100 100 100 100
United States 100 100 100 100 100
Slovak Republic 100 100 100 100 100
Bulgaria 100 100 100 100 100
Canada 100 100 100 100 100
France 100 100 100 100 100
Finland 100 100 100 100 100
Germany 100 100 100 100 100
Iceland 100 100 100 100 100
Greenland 100 100 100 100 100
Hungary 100 100 100 100 100
United Kingdom 100 100 100 100 100
Austria 100 100 100 100 100
Australia 100 100 100 100 100
Andorra 100 100 100 100 100
Belgium 100 100 100 100 100
Qatar 100 100 100 100 100
Czech Republic 100 100 100 100 100
Cyprus 100 100 100 100 100
Denmark 100 100 100 100 100
Switzerland 100 100 100 100 100
Sweden 100 100 100 100 100
Norway 100 100 100 100 100
New Caledonia 100 100 100 100 100
Luxembourg 100 100 100 100 100
Slovenia 100 100 100 100 100
Netherlands 100 100 100 100 100
Monaco 100 100 100 100 100
Malta 100 100 100 100 100
Kuwait 100 100 100 100 100
Spain 100 100 100 100 100
Israel 100 100 100 100 100
Korea, Rep. 100 100 100 100 100
Japan 100 100 100 100 100
Brunei Darussalam
Curacao
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Kosovo
St. Martin (French part)
Faeroe Islands
Hong Kong SAR, China
Italy
Bermuda
Macao SAR, China
Isle of Man
South Sudan
New Zealand
Liechtenstein
San Marino

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