Country name 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Yemen, Rep. 7 7 6 6
Iran, Islamic Rep. 14 12 12 12 13
Pakistan 13 13 14 14 14
Jordan 14 14 15 14
Algeria 13 14 15
Syrian Arab Republic 16 16 16
West Bank and Gaza 14 16 17 17 18
India 17 17 17 18 18
Afghanistan 19 18 19
Egypt, Arab Rep. 19 21 22 20 19
Bahrain 20 21 21 21 20
Nigeria 19 19 20 21 21
Turkey 20 20 21 21 20
Bangladesh 25 22
Morocco 22 23 23
Burkina Faso 23 23 23 24 25
Tajikistan 23 24 24 24 23
Tunisia 24 25 25 25
Indonesia 32 31 30 30 29
Sri Lanka 30 30 31 30 31
Brunei Darussalam 30 29 29 30
Uganda 31
El Salvador 32 31 34 33 31
Albania 29 27 32 33
Peru 31 32 32 33 32
Chile 33 33 33 34 34
Malta 33 31 34 34 33
Mexico 37 37 38 37 38
Uzbekistan 37 42 37 37 41
Madagascar 37
Malaysia 38 37 37 38 38
Mauritius 39 39 38 38 38
Paraguay 39 38 39 40
Liechtenstein 39 39 39 39 39
Dominican Republic 37 38 40 39 38
Tuvalu 34 39 34
Costa Rica 39 40 40 40 39
Nicaragua 40 39
Greece 39 40 40 40 41
Puerto Rico 40 41 41 40 40
Vietnam 41 41 41 40 40
Luxembourg 41 42
Honduras 42 41 41 43
Spain 39 39 40 41 42
Japan 40 40 41 41 41
Botswana 43 41 42 41 40
Turks and Caicos Islands 41 42
Korea, Rep. 40 41 41 41 42
Italy 40 41 41 41 43
Philippines 41 41 42 41 41
South Africa 41 42 41 42 41
Trinidad and Tobago 40 40 41 42 44
San Marino 42 42 42 42
Venezuela, RB 40 41 42 42 42
French Polynesia 42 42 43 42 43
Guam 46 46 46 42 43
Cuba 43 43 42 43 43
Singapore 44 43 44 44
Kyrgyz Republic 45 44 43
Panama 43 43 44 44 44
Macedonia, FYR 42 42 42 44 43
Belgium 43 43 44 44 45
Thailand 44 44 44 45 44
Armenia 45 45 43
Romania 46 46 45 45 47
Austria 44 44 45 46 46
Argentina 43 43 46 46 45
Andorra 46 46
Netherlands 44 44 45 46 46
St. Lucia 49 48 46 48
Croatia 47 47 47 46 46
Azerbaijan 48 47 47 46 45
Jamaica 45 45 46 46 45
Germany 45 46 46 46 47
Brazil 46 47 47
Switzerland 46 46 47 47 47
Czech Republic 47 47 47 47 47
Hong Kong SAR, China 45 46 46 47 47
Central African Republic 47
Portugal 46 46 46 47 47
Australia 46 47 47 47 47
New Zealand 47 47 47 47 48
Ireland 46 47 48 47 48
Slovenia 48 48 48 47 48
United States 47 47 48 48 48
Poland 47 47 48 48 47
Uruguay 46 47 46 48
France 47 48 48 48 48
Denmark 49 49 49 48 49
United Kingdom 48 49 49 49 49
Kazakhstan 49 48 49 49
Slovak Republic 49 49 49 49 49
Colombia 49 49 50 49 48
Israel 48 48 49 49 49
Georgia 50 49 50
Bermuda 50 49 49 49 49
Macao SAR, China 49 49 50 49 49
Hungary 49 49 48 49 49
Norway 48 48 49 49 49
Canada 48 49 49 49 49
Cyprus 44 47 48 49 48
Mongolia 49 49 50 49 51
Greenland 49 50 49 49 50
Bahamas, The 50 50 50 50
Antigua and Barbuda 51 51 51 51
Finland 50 50 51 51 51
Ukraine 50 51 51 51 51
Sweden 51 51 51 51 51
Russian Federation 50 50 51 51 51
Barbados 50 50 50 51 51
Estonia 52 52 52 52 52
Iceland 52 52 53 53 52
Belarus 52 53 53 53 53
Bulgaria 53 53 53 53 53
Lithuania 53 53 53 53 53
Latvia 53 53 53 53 53
Cayman Islands 51 52 54 52
Moldova 53 53 54 55 55
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Solomon Islands
Mali 35
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Liberia
St. Martin (French part)
Marshall Islands
Libya 16
Mauritania 36
Maldives 41
Lesotho
Ecuador 39 39 38 39
Zambia 22
Swaziland
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Togo
Angola
Cambodia 41 43 44
Faeroe Islands
Vanuatu 38
Monaco 39
Seychelles
Lao PDR
Ethiopia 41
Montenegro 44 44
Equatorial Guinea
Kuwait
St. Kitts and Nevis
Mozambique
Sudan
Myanmar
Cote d'Ivoire
Namibia 43 41 41
Comoros
Nepal 14
China
Kosovo
Turkmenistan 42
New Caledonia
Burundi
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Bhutan 24
Kiribati 37
Aruba 48
Niger
Malawi
Kenya
Sierra Leone 23
Northern Mariana Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Isle of Man
Eritrea
Oman 25 25
Somalia
Iraq 16
South Sudan
Palau 40
Dominica 44
Haiti
Djibouti 27
Papua New Guinea 32
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Guyana 35
Suriname 38
Guinea-Bissau
Curacao
Guinea
Congo, Rep.
Guatemala 32
Tanzania
Grenada
Timor-Leste 35
Ghana 32
Tonga
Qatar 15 16
Chad
Gambia, The
Gabon
Cameroon 22
Rwanda 33
Cabo Verde 39
Samoa 37
United Arab Emirates
Fiji 33
Bolivia 39 38 38 36
Sao Tome and Principe
Benin 24
Saudi Arabia 14 14 14
Belize 35 34
Senegal 11
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Serbia 44 44 44
American Samoa
Lebanon 31
Zimbabwe 20 22 22

Featured indicators

Help/Feedback

User Voice