Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Pakistan 9 12 10 10 13
Jordan 12 14 14 14 14
India 15 16 16 16 17
West Bank and Gaza 15 13 12 13 14
Turkey 18 18 19 19 20
Zimbabwe 18 18 19 19 20
Comoros 18
Brunei Darussalam 19 20 24 27 30
Cameroon 19
Oman 22 22 23 23 25
Angola 24
Tajikistan 24 24 25 24 23
Bangladesh 27 25
El Salvador 29 29 36 37 32
Peru 29 30 31 33 31
Malta 29 30 30 31 33
Kenya 29 32
Indonesia 30 30 31 31 32
Eritrea 31
Fiji 32 33 34 35 33
Dominican Republic 32 32 35 35 37
Swaziland 33 32
Belize 33 33 34 34
Ecuador 33 34 33 39 39
Myanmar 35 36
Malaysia 35 35 35 35 38
Tonga 36
Mexico 36 36 36 36 37
Spain 37 37 37 38 39
Suriname 37 37 35 38
Chile 37 37 32 33 33
Bolivia 37 36 35 39
Uzbekistan 37 37 37 37 37
Mauritius 37 37 38 38 39
Costa Rica 37 38 39 40 39
Venezuela, RB 37 38 39 39 40
Greece 38 39 38 39 39
Italy 38 39 39 40 40
Korea, Rep. 39 39 38 39 40
Botswana 39 39 39 41 43
Macedonia, FYR 39 40 40 41 42
China 39 39 38 39
Philippines 39 40 41 40 41
Japan 39 40 40 40 40
Argentina 40 40 41 42 43
Trinidad and Tobago 40 39 39 40 40
San Marino 40 41 40 41
Thailand 41 42 44 44 44
New Caledonia 41
Vietnam 41 41 42 42 41
Netherlands 41 42 42 43 44
Belgium 41 42 42 43 43
Cyprus 42 42 42 43 44
Montenegro 42 42 42 43 44
Serbia 42 42 42 43 44
Paraguay 42 39
Cuba 42 42 43 43 43
Panama 43 44 42 42 43
Honduras 43 43 42 42
Grenada 43 43
Hong Kong SAR, China 43 43 44 44 45
Puerto Rico 43 42 41 40 40
Austria 43 43 43 44 44
French Polynesia 43 42 42 42 42
Romania 43 45 45 46 46
Guam 44 46 45 45 46
Germany 44 44 45 45 45
Brazil 44 44
Switzerland 45 45 45 46 46
Singapore 45 42 43 43
Colombia 45 46 46 48 49
Ireland 45 45 46 46 46
Australia 45 45 46 46 46
Israel 46 47 48 48 48
New Zealand 46 46 47 47 47
Czech Republic 46 46 46 47 47
Portugal 46 46 46 46 46
Macao SAR, China 47 47 47 49 49
France 47 47 47 47 47
Croatia 47 47 48 48 47
Jamaica 47 46 47 45 45
Poland 47 47 47 47 47
Mongolia 47 47 47 47 49
Slovak Republic 47 48 48 48 49
United States 47 47 47 48 47
Denmark 47 48 48 48 49
Bahamas, The 48 48 49 48
Norway 48 48 48 48 48
United Kingdom 48 48 47 49 48
Barbados 48 49 48 49 50
Hungary 48 48 48 49 49
Canada 48 48 48 48 48
Slovenia 49 48 48 48 48
St. Lucia 49 49 48 51 49
Bulgaria 49 49 50 49 50
Greenland 50 50 50 49 49
Russian Federation 50 50 50 50 50
Ukraine 50 51 51 51 50
Bermuda 50 51 50 50 50
Latvia 51 51 51 50 51
Sweden 51 51 51 51 51
Belarus 51 51 51 52 52
Finland 51 51 51 50 50
Estonia 51 52 52 52 52
Lithuania 52 52 52 53 54
Iceland 53 52 52 53 52
South Africa 41
Liberia
Cote d'Ivoire 21
Libya
Bahrain 17 20 20
Liechtenstein 39
Seychelles
Kiribati 37
Lesotho 52 51
Luxembourg
Andorra
Kazakhstan
Sao Tome and Principe
Isle of Man
Central African Republic
Madagascar
St. Kitts and Nevis
Malawi
Benin
Iraq
Turks and Caicos Islands
Maldives 41
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Mali 27
Samoa
Iran, Islamic Rep. 15 15 14 14
Senegal
Marshall Islands 29
Chad
Mauritania 36
Solomon Islands 31
Sudan
Cambodia 41
Bosnia and Herzegovina
St. Martin (French part)
Haiti
Burkina Faso 23 23 23
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Bhutan 24
Moldova 53 53
Togo
Monaco 39
Azerbaijan 48 48 48 48
Guyana 39
Yemen, Rep. 6 7
Guinea-Bissau
American Samoa
Morocco
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep.
Mozambique
Rwanda 33
Guinea
Congo, Rep.
Namibia 43
Saudi Arabia 15 14
Nepal 15
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Guatemala
Sierra Leone
Ghana 32
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Georgia 49 49
Cayman Islands 52 51
Nicaragua
Somalia
Niger
South Sudan
Nigeria 19 19
Sri Lanka 32 34 32 32
Northern Mariana Islands
Cabo Verde 39
Gambia, The 34 32
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Gabon
Burundi
Lao PDR
Kyrgyz Republic
Palau 40
Syrian Arab Republic
Faroe Islands
Tanzania
Papua New Guinea 32
Timor-Leste
Ethiopia 41
Kuwait 24 23
Uganda
Tunisia 24 24
United Arab Emirates
Turkmenistan
Antigua and Barbuda
Tuvalu
Equatorial Guinea
Aruba 48
Egypt, Arab Rep. 19 20 21 19
Armenia
Dominica 47 44
Uruguay 46
Djibouti
Vanuatu
Qatar 14
Algeria
Curacao
Albania 29 29
Afghanistan
Zambia 22
Lebanon

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