Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Marshall Islands 19.5 19.9 18.3 18.1 21.9
Lebanon 13.4 13.1 11.4 10.9 10.9
United States 13.0 13.0 13.0 13.0 13.1
Sierra Leone 11.1 11.6 10.9 12.2 13.6
Palau 11.7 11.3 9.9 11.3 9.5
Suriname 7.4 10.1 11.1 8.9 9.7
Germany 9.9 10.0 10.0 10.0 10.1
France 10.1 10.0 9.9 9.9 9.8
Austria 9.5 9.8 10.0 10.2 10.1
Switzerland 9.7 9.7 9.8 10.0 9.9
Moldova 10.3 9.5 7.7 5.9 6.7
Kiribati 9.2 9.4 7.0 8.8 8.1
Macedonia, FYR 8.6 9.1 10.0 8.8 8.5
Jordan 8.9 9.0 9.3 9.4 9.7
Colombia 8.2 9.0 8.7 8.7 5.9
Canada 8.6 8.6 8.8 8.7 8.7
South Africa 8.5 8.6 8.5 8.5 8.1
Uruguay 10.7 8.4 8.9 7.8 7.8
Argentina 8.0 8.4 8.5 9.4 9.2
Sao Tome and Principe 7.1 8.3 7.4 8.5 8.9
Tuvalu 11.4 8.3 8.8 9.3 15.7
Norway 7.7 8.2 9.1 9.1 8.3
El Salvador 7.6 8.2 8.4 8.2 8.2
Denmark 8.2 8.2 8.2 9.0 8.7
Bosnia and Herzegovina 10.2 8.1 8.1 8.9 7.1
Sweden 8.2 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.2
Greece 8.2 8.0 7.9 8.1 7.6
Georgia 7.5 8.0 6.5 6.3 6.9
Iceland 8.2 7.9 8.7 9.4 9.3
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 8.6 7.8 6.9 7.6 7.9
Belgium 7.9 7.8 7.9 8.1 8.1
Slovenia 7.6 7.8 7.8 7.8 8.3
Finland 8.0 7.7 7.4 7.4 7.2
Portugal 7.7 7.7 7.6 7.9 9.1
Albania 7.4 7.6 6.9 6.9 6.3
Israel 7.4 7.6 7.4 7.2 7.1
Australia 7.4 7.5 7.7 7.8 8.1
Netherlands 7.5 7.5 7.6 7.5 7.4
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 6.7 7.5 6.8 6.5 3.7
Italy 7.2 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.9
Montenegro 7.4 7.4 7.4 7.5 7.3
Bhutan 6.3 7.4 7.2 6.9 6.9
Spain 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.3 7.2
Grenada 7.0 7.3 7.3 7.8 6.6
Panama 7.2 7.1 7.1 6.9 7.8
Russian Federation 5.6 7.1 6.6 5.8 5.4
New Zealand 6.9 7.1 7.5 7.4 7.5
Cote d'Ivoire 6.7 7.1 7.3 6.5 6.0
Mali 7.6 6.9 6.2 6.0 6.3
Ukraine 6.9 6.9 6.6 5.9 5.6
Namibia 6.6 6.8 6.8 7.0 6.1
Uzbekistan 7.1 6.8 6.3 5.5 5.3
Hungary 7.0 6.7 7.1 7.2 7.1
Niger 6.3 6.7 6.8 6.8 6.0
Japan 6.5 6.7 7.0 7.3 7.5
Guinea-Bissau 7.0 6.7 7.1 5.8 4.9
Lesotho 7.5 6.7 6.8 6.8 6.9
Brazil 6.7 6.7 6.6 6.9 7.0
Belarus 6.2 6.6 6.0 6.2 6.1
Serbia 6.5 6.5 6.6 6.6 6.5
United Kingdom 6.7 6.5 6.6 6.8 6.9
Cambodia 7.4 6.5 6.0 5.6 5.9
Czech Republic 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.3
St. Lucia 7.1 6.4 5.1 5.5 5.5
Maldives 6.4 6.4 7.5 7.4 8.0
Costa Rica 6.7 6.4 7.1 6.8 7.1
Zambia 6.0 6.3 7.1 7.4 7.2
Malta 6.1 6.2 6.4 6.4 6.8
Latvia 6.1 6.2 6.1 6.4 6.0
Haiti 6.4 6.2 6.0 5.7 6.1
Ireland 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.9 6.0
Paraguay 5.9 6.2 6.3 6.8 8.1
Estonia 6.6 6.2 5.6 5.9 5.3
Andorra 6.1 6.1 7.8 5.7 5.8
Dominica 5.9 6.0 5.7 5.8 4.7
Jamaica 4.7 6.0 5.5 5.0 5.8
Croatia 7.0 5.8 6.6 7.2 7.7
Slovak Republic 6.4 5.8 5.7 5.8 5.5
Chile 5.7 5.8 6.2 6.4 6.4
Armenia 5.8 5.8 5.8 5.7 6.3
Lithuania 5.6 5.7 6.1 6.2 6.5
St. Kitts and Nevis 6.1 5.6 5.6 6.0 5.3
Luxembourg 5.7 5.6 5.7 5.8 7.5
Seychelles 5.1 5.6 4.9 5.0 4.6
Uganda 5.7 5.6 6.2 6.2 6.8
Chad 5.4 5.6 5.4 5.9 6.3
Bahamas, The 6.9 5.6 5.6 5.2 5.2
Poland 5.8 5.5 5.9 5.7 5.5
Cyprus 5.2 5.5 5.6 5.6 5.8
Cuba 5.3 5.5 5.8 6.0 6.1
Nepal 5.4 5.5 6.6 5.9 5.4
Azerbaijan 6.1 5.5 5.4 5.4 4.7
Syrian Arab Republic 5.5 5.3 5.1 5.2 4.9
Dominican Republic 5.0 5.3 5.4 5.7 5.9
Nicaragua 6.4 5.3 5.6 5.3 5.4
Kyrgyz Republic 5.7 5.2 5.9 5.3 4.7
Malawi 4.6 5.2 5.5 6.5 6.1
Guyana 4.9 5.1 5.3 4.7 5.8
Tunisia 5.4 5.1 5.4 5.4 5.4
Burkina Faso 5.1 5.1 5.3 5.3 5.1
Swaziland 5.4 5.1 5.5 5.3 5.3
Barbados 5.1 5.1 4.9 5.0 5.2
Turkmenistan 3.1 5.0 5.0 3.9 3.9
Honduras 5.0 4.9 5.6 6.2 6.6
Vietnam 5.1 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9
San Marino 5.1 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.8
Madagascar 4.5 4.8 4.5 4.5 5.1
Bulgaria 4.6 4.7 4.7 5.9 6.1
Cabo Verde 4.8 4.7 5.2 4.6 4.8
Mexico 4.6 4.7 4.8 5.0 5.0
Kazakhstan 4.3 4.7 4.8 4.4 4.2
Cameroon 5.2 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.5
Samoa 4.2 4.6 5.2 5.6 5.3
Mozambique 4.3 4.6 4.5 5.3 6.2
Egypt, Arab Rep. 3.9 4.6 4.9 5.3 5.6
Lao PDR 3.7 4.6 5.4 3.8 3.4
Djibouti 4.0 4.6 5.5 6.2 5.8
Trinidad and Tobago 4.7 4.6 4.2 4.7 4.2
Comoros 4.5 4.5 4.0 3.9 3.6
Tonga 4.2 4.5 4.7 5.1 4.8
Rwanda 4.4 4.4 5.1 4.6 4.2
Peru 4.5 4.4 4.6 5.0 4.8
Thailand 4.2 4.4 4.1 3.9 3.8
Bahrain 4.0 4.3 4.3 4.2 3.5
Benin 4.6 4.3 4.4 4.6 4.3
Botswana 4.0 4.3 3.9 3.7 4.6
Yemen, Rep. 4.1 4.3 5.0 4.3 4.1
India 3.9 4.2 4.3 4.0 4.3
Sudan 4.4 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.2
Eritrea 3.7 4.2 4.3 4.7 4.1
Bolivia 4.6 4.2 5.1 6.2 5.7
Romania 3.2 4.2 3.8 4.2 4.3
Kenya 4.1 4.1 4.5 4.2 4.7
Burundi 4.5 4.1 4.5 4.4 5.0
Venezuela, RB 4.7 4.1 4.4 4.9 4.9
China 3.8 4.0 4.3 4.5 4.6
Guatemala 3.9 4.0 3.9 4.3 5.3
Iran, Islamic Rep. 3.6 4.0 4.4 4.4 4.5
Senegal 4.1 3.9 4.0 4.5 4.6
Antigua and Barbuda 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.1
Belize 3.6 3.9 3.8 3.7 4.0
Mauritania 3.7 3.9 4.6 5.3 5.3
Togo 4.0 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.3
Korea, Rep. 3.9 3.9 4.0 4.2 4.2
Brunei Darussalam 3.7 3.7 4.5 3.8 3.1
Ecuador 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.8 3.4
Morocco 3.5 3.7 3.9 4.0 4.2
Kuwait 3.5 3.7 4.4 3.7 2.5
Mongolia 3.5 3.6 4.0 4.0 4.9
Papua New Guinea 3.1 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.0
Tajikistan 3.1 3.6 3.6 3.9 4.6
Philippines 3.5 3.6 3.2 3.2 3.2
Congo, Dem. Rep. 3.0 3.6 4.3 3.8 1.4
Algeria 3.3 3.6 3.6 3.4 3.5
Central African Republic 4.5 3.6 3.7 4.1 4.2
Fiji 3.3 3.5 3.2 3.1 3.9
Mauritius 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.5 3.8
Angola 2.8 3.5 3.3 3.4 2.8
Libya 3.4 3.5 3.9 3.6 3.4
Oman 3.6 3.4 3.7 3.5 3.1
Sri Lanka 3.5 3.3 3.7 3.7 3.8
Solomon Islands 3.0 3.3 3.5 3.8 4.6
Ethiopia 2.9 3.2 3.7 4.0 4.4
Equatorial Guinea 4.4 3.2 4.3 2.8 2.7
Monaco 3.0 3.2 3.1 3.4 3.3
Qatar 3.7 3.1 3.4 2.9 2.2
Turkey 2.9 3.1 3.6 4.8 4.9
Gambia, The 3.4 3.1 3.5 3.6 3.6
Congo, Rep. 2.9 3.1 3.7 3.1 2.1
Guinea 3.1 3.1 3.4 3.4 3.5
Saudi Arabia 2.9 3.0 3.3 4.1 4.2
Gabon 3.4 3.0 4.2 3.5 2.9
Ghana 3.4 3.0 3.2 3.1 3.0
Nigeria 2.9 2.9 3.5 3.4 2.8
Vanuatu 2.3 2.8 3.6 3.2 3.3
Singapore 2.9 2.8 3.1 2.8 2.7
Tanzania 2.8 2.8 2.5 2.7 2.6
Malaysia 2.9 2.7 2.9 3.0 3.0
Pakistan 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.8
United Arab Emirates 2.5 2.5 2.9 2.7 2.4
Bangladesh 3.0 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3
Iraq 2.8 2.2 1.8 1.0 0.8
Indonesia 2.0 1.9 2.1 2.2 2.0
Myanmar 2.1 1.8 1.6 1.6 1.8
Puerto Rico
Cayman Islands
Aruba
St. Martin (French part)
Curacao
Isle of Man
French Polynesia
Timor-Leste 3.3
Liberia 5.9 6.0 5.9
Northern Mariana Islands
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Guam
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Greenland
Macao SAR, China
American Samoa
Afghanistan
New Caledonia
Bermuda
Somalia
Liechtenstein
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep.
Faroe Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
West Bank and Gaza
Hong Kong SAR, China
South Sudan
Zimbabwe 7.0

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