Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Afghanistan
Albania 6.6 6.8 6.3 7.2 7.1
Algeria 8.6 8.2 8.1 8.0 8.8
American Samoa
Andorra 23.8 23.2 28.7 20.8 19.1
Angola 2.9 4.4 3.3 2.6 2.9
Antigua and Barbuda 12.0 12.0 12.0 11.8 11.4
Argentina 15.2 15.0 14.9 15.1 14.7
Armenia 8.4 7.7 7.7 6.6 5.3
Aruba
Australia 13.6 14.5 14.5 15.4 15.1
Austria 12.5 13.8 14.0 14.4 14.6
Azerbaijan 8.4 6.6 5.9 5.7 5.4
Bahamas, The 13.9 14.1 14.1 14.7 14.8
Bahrain 11.9 9.7 11.7 10.1 10.7
Bangladesh 9.0 8.3 8.2 7.7 7.4
Barbados 12.4 11.4 11.7 11.9 11.7
Belarus 11.5 12.1 10.1 10.0 10.1
Belgium 11.8 11.4 11.7 12.0 12.3
Belize 8.2 8.9 7.7 6.1 6.5
Benin 11.2 10.2 12.5 12.5 10.0
Bermuda
Bhutan 13.0 15.0 17.5 12.6 12.2
Bolivia 9.4 9.0 10.2 10.5 9.8
Bosnia and Herzegovina 9.5 9.5 7.8 10.4 11.4
Botswana 5.8 6.4 5.7 5.9 7.4
Brazil 8.1 7.0 5.6 5.5 4.1
Brunei Darussalam 6.1 5.9 6.5 6.0 6.3
Bulgaria 7.4 11.2 9.5 9.9 9.1
Burkina Faso 11.1 9.1 9.8 9.3 8.8
Burundi 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.3 7.3
Cabo Verde 8.3 9.1 10.6 9.3 9.9
Cambodia 16.9 15.3 9.4 8.2 8.7
Cameroon 5.9 6.6 4.9 5.0 6.1
Canada 13.3 13.9 14.3 14.6 15.1
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic 12.9 9.2 6.7 9.1 12.9
Chad 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.9 13.1
Chile 9.9 10.0 10.1 9.8 11.0
China 14.6 13.9 12.9 11.7 10.9
Colombia 20.4 22.1 22.7 21.0 19.3
Comoros 8.1 8.8 8.6 10.5 9.3
Congo, Dem. Rep. 1.6 2.4 2.0 2.6 1.8
Congo, Rep. 5.8 5.1 5.2 5.3 4.8
Costa Rica 21.7 21.1 25.2 23.8 24.1
Cote d'Ivoire 8.3 9.2 9.0 9.0 10.0
Croatia 13.1 10.6 11.6 12.1 13.0
Cuba 9.3 10.0 10.3 11.1 10.8
Curacao
Cyprus 5.0 5.3 6.4 6.5 6.5
Czech Republic 13.9 13.6 13.5 13.6 13.7
Denmark 11.5 11.8 11.9 13.5 13.6
Djibouti 6.7 7.8 10.4 13.2 12.0
Dominica 10.7 10.8 9.0 8.4 6.6
Dominican Republic 11.0 11.8 13.8 14.1 15.9
Ecuador 11.1 10.4 9.3 9.8 6.4
Egypt, Arab Rep. 5.5 6.3 8.1 7.2 7.3
El Salvador 13.9 13.9 14.1 13.7 14.3
Equatorial Guinea 11.7 12.9 8.7 8.7 8.7
Eritrea 2.2 3.4 2.4 2.1 2.6
Estonia 14.7 14.8 12.2 11.3 11.3
Ethiopia 7.0 7.3 7.7 6.9 9.4
Faeroe Islands
Fiji 9.0 8.7 7.3 8.4 11.3
Finland 9.6 9.8 10.1 10.2 10.6
France 15.1 15.1 15.3 15.3 15.5
French Polynesia
Gabon 6.2 3.8 3.6 4.5 5.3
Gambia, The 6.0 6.7 10.4 10.4 10.4
Georgia 4.5 6.5 5.9 5.5 6.9
Germany 17.4 17.2 17.1 17.2 18.3
Ghana 10.8 11.0 11.0 9.9 7.8
Greece 10.3 9.9 9.8 10.4 10.1
Greenland
Grenada 9.3 9.2 9.5 11.8 13.2
Guam
Guatemala 16.0 16.0 13.9 13.6 15.9
Guinea 4.7 4.3 6.4 6.4 6.4
Guinea-Bissau 6.1 5.1 8.9 4.6 2.3
Guyana 10.1 10.2 10.8 10.7 10.8
Haiti 20.3 20.2 16.8 14.9 16.0
Honduras 12.2 11.9 14.3 12.3 18.1
Hong Kong SAR, China
Hungary 11.2 11.1 10.5 10.8 10.6
Iceland 16.1 16.3 17.3 18.8 18.4
India 4.6 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.6
Indonesia 4.7 3.9 3.9 3.7 4.5
Iran, Islamic Rep. 7.5 8.5 9.7 9.2 10.6
Iraq 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ireland 11.8 12.9 13.2 13.3 14.7
Isle of Man
Israel 10.0 10.3 9.1 9.0 9.2
Italy 10.0 10.8 11.1 11.5 12.7
Jamaica 5.9 7.7 7.4 5.6 6.6
Japan 15.8 15.9 15.8 15.8 15.9
Jordan 14.7 14.8 14.7 14.8 13.7
Kazakhstan 14.0 14.7 14.2 9.9 9.2
Kenya 7.3 6.8 8.9 8.3 10.6
Kiribati 10.2 11.1 7.8 9.2 8.8
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Korea, Rep. 7.7 8.0 8.2 9.2 9.7
Kuwait 6.2 6.8 6.7 6.5 5.2
Kyrgyz Republic 11.3 11.7 11.9 12.1 12.0
Lao PDR 12.3 19.5 13.9 6.9 5.8
Latvia 9.5 9.6 9.3 9.0 8.7
Lebanon 11.6 12.7 9.2 8.4 7.6
Lesotho 6.3 5.1 6.0 5.9 6.3
Liberia 6.9 6.7 6.7
Libya 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 6.0
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 10.8 8.3 11.2 11.4 11.3
Luxembourg 12.8 12.7 12.8 13.3 16.9
Macao SAR, China
Macedonia, FYR 14.3 16.2 19.0 15.1 15.0
Madagascar 10.5 11.9 10.2 12.1 15.5
Malawi 5.1 5.1 5.2 6.5 9.0
Malaysia 4.9 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.3
Maldives 11.3 10.9 10.6 10.4 10.9
Mali 13.6 11.4 9.6 7.9 8.9
Malta 10.0 10.6 10.8 10.7 12.1
Marshall Islands 19.4 19.4 19.4 19.4 21.1
Mauritania 5.4 6.4 9.8 13.5 10.7
Mauritius 8.5 7.7 9.9 8.2 8.7
Mexico 13.3 14.2 15.8 17.3 16.6
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 11.3 11.3 9.0 9.7 10.9
Moldova 18.5 15.0 13.0 10.2 8.9
Monaco 13.2 14.7 14.6 12.5 14.2
Mongolia 12.7 9.9 9.6 10.2 10.9
Montenegro 16.9 16.9 16.9 16.9 16.9
Morocco 5.5 4.9 5.3 5.5 4.8
Mozambique 14.0 13.7 15.0 16.1 17.0
Myanmar 3.7 3.3 3.0 3.8 8.6
Namibia 13.8 14.1 14.0 14.2 13.9
Nepal 7.6 8.1 13.7 10.1 7.6
Netherlands 11.0 11.3 11.1 11.0 11.4
New Caledonia
New Zealand 13.3 13.5 14.7 14.8 15.7
Nicaragua 18.2 13.7 15.0 11.2 13.1
Niger 9.3 9.9 9.3 8.6 8.4
Nigeria 9.3 9.3 9.3 5.5 10.3
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 13.6 14.6 15.5 16.1 16.4
Oman 7.7 7.5 7.3 7.4 7.0
Pakistan 3.8 3.8 3.2 3.4 3.5
Palau 14.5 14.4 14.2 13.2 12.0
Panama 14.5 21.0 19.7 18.9 21.3
Papua New Guinea 11.5 9.5 11.6 10.6 9.9
Paraguay 14.9 13.8 16.2 16.9 17.7
Peru 13.3 12.3 13.8 14.3 14.1
Philippines 7.8 8.0 7.9 7.9 8.4
Poland 8.5 8.7 8.7 9.5 9.4
Portugal 12.0 12.3 12.5 12.9 14.9
Puerto Rico
Qatar 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0
Romania 7.1 9.6 8.0 8.6 9.1
Russian Federation 8.7 10.5 10.1 9.8 12.7
Rwanda 8.4 9.4 13.5 10.0 8.5
Samoa 7.6 10.5 13.1 12.5 13.7
San Marino 18.4 18.5 19.4 20.6 20.4
Sao Tome and Principe 8.1 8.3 8.2 8.7 9.0
Saudi Arabia 4.8 4.9 5.6 8.6 8.6
Senegal 7.7 7.2 7.1 9.0 10.1
Serbia 13.6 13.6 13.6 13.6 13.6
Seychelles 7.9 8.3 6.9 7.9 7.9
Sierra Leone 14.2 14.2 14.2 14.2 14.2
Singapore 7.9 9.6 9.9 9.4 7.1
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 10.6 10.8 11.3 10.7 9.4
Slovenia 13.2 13.1 13.0 12.8 13.1
Solomon Islands 14.4 17.6 15.2 17.3 20.7
Somalia
South Africa 9.7 11.6 12.1 13.2 13.3
South Sudan
Spain 12.5 12.8 12.9 13.2 13.2
Sri Lanka 5.6 5.7 7.0 6.8 6.8
St. Kitts and Nevis 9.1 10.2 10.1 9.6 9.6
St. Lucia 13.0 11.6 10.7 11.1 11.7
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 12.1 9.2 8.5 8.5 10.8
Sudan 12.2 12.3 12.4 8.9 8.3
Suriname 11.0 11.9 8.8 8.4 11.7
Swaziland 12.3 11.9 11.8 10.6 10.5
Sweden 11.3 11.4 11.8 12.1 12.6
Switzerland 15.0 15.1 15.2 15.9 15.4
Syrian Arab Republic 7.2 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.5
Tajikistan 7.2 8.5 8.2 7.0 6.5
Tanzania 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2 10.2
Thailand 11.3 10.9 9.2 7.8 11.0
Timor-Leste 20.4
Togo 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5
Tonga 11.7 10.7 12.6 18.3 15.4
Trinidad and Tobago 6.8 5.3 4.4 6.4 6.4
Tunisia 8.2 7.6 8.3 8.5 8.1
Turkey 10.0 10.8 11.5 10.3 9.8
Turkmenistan 13.9 13.9 14.2 12.3 13.7
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu 7.5 6.9 8.5 7.0 5.9
Uganda 9.9 9.9 13.7 11.3 8.8
Ukraine 11.4 11.4 11.6 11.0 10.2
United Arab Emirates 7.1 8.8 8.0 8.1 7.8
United Kingdom 13.4 13.1 13.5 14.3 15.1
United States 16.2 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.8
Uruguay 19.4 11.6 12.6 21.0 20.5
Uzbekistan 9.3 10.2 8.5 9.0 8.7
Vanuatu 7.0 10.3 10.5 10.7 10.5
Venezuela, RB 6.6 5.4 6.2 8.5 8.0
Vietnam 7.1 6.5 7.9 7.5 6.6
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 6.1 7.6 7.8 8.6 8.0
Zambia 9.0 7.1 6.4 11.6 11.1
Zimbabwe

Featured indicators

Help/Feedback

User Voice