Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.8
Armenia
Aruba 2.6 5.9
Australia
Austria 4.9 4.9 5.1 4.9 5.0
Azerbaijan
Bahamas, The
Bahrain
Bangladesh 0.3 0.2
Barbados 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.3 0.2
Belarus
Belgium 1.8 1.4 1.8 4.5 4.5
Belize 7.4
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia 8.2 7.1 2.9 1.9
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil 3.8 2.9
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria 2.4
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde 2.5
Cambodia 0.2
Cameroon 3.5
Canada
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile
China
Colombia 4.5 4.6 4.0 4.4 4.3
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Congo, Rep.
Costa Rica 7.0 7.4 7.9 8.1 5.7
Cote d'Ivoire
Croatia 5.1 4.9 5.3 5.1 5.1
Cuba
Curacao
Cyprus 5.0 6.1
Czech Republic 4.1 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.2
Denmark 3.9 3.9 4.2 4.2 4.2
Djibouti 1.2
Dominica 11.4 4.1
Dominican Republic 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.0
Ecuador 7.5 7.8 8.0 8.5 4.1
Egypt, Arab Rep. 14.8 16.0 16.0 17.1
El Salvador 5.1 5.0 3.2 4.4 5.4
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia 2.3 2.3 2.7 3.6 3.0
Ethiopia 0.8
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Finland 3.9 4.5 3.7 4.2 4.3
France 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.3
French Polynesia
Gabon
Gambia, The
Georgia 1.5 1.1 1.5
Germany 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.0
Ghana
Greece 6.9 7.1 7.3 7.6 8.0
Greenland
Grenada 7.0 5.6
Guam 2.0
Guatemala 3.4 3.2
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras 4.5 4.4 4.5 3.5
Hong Kong SAR, China 5.5 5.4 5.2 5.1 4.9
Hungary 2.1 2.6 2.7 3.0 5.1
Iceland 8.1 6.3 6.6 6.5 7.1
India 0.9
Indonesia 1.7 1.7 2.9 2.3
Iran, Islamic Rep. 3.6
Iraq
Ireland 5.1 5.4 6.2 5.9 6.0
Isle of Man
Israel
Italy 12.8 12.7 12.4 12.6 12.8
Jamaica 2.3 3.1 2.8 2.7 2.7
Japan
Jordan 7.1
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati 0.0
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep.
Korea, Rep.
Kuwait
Kyrgyz Republic
Lao PDR
Latvia 3.1 3.2 3.2 3.8 4.1
Lebanon
Lesotho 0.8
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 3.5 2.0 1.7
Luxembourg 6.4 5.6 5.4 5.4 6.0
Macao SAR, China 3.5 3.3 3.4 3.6 3.4
Macedonia, FYR 2.9 3.3 3.5 8.0 4.3
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia 3.0 2.6 2.9 2.3 3.0
Maldives 3.4
Mali
Malta 3.9
Marshall Islands 1.0
Mauritania
Mauritius 3.8
Mexico
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova 0.6 0.8
Monaco
Mongolia 1.3
Montenegro
Morocco 1.5 2.0
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia 5.0 8.2
Nepal
Netherlands 3.8 3.9 4.0 3.9 3.2
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Nicaragua 1.0 2.1 2.9 2.4 2.1
Niger
Nigeria
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 2.4 2.0 1.8 1.7 1.7
Oman 2.5 1.8
Pakistan 1.0 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.8
Palau
Panama 3.1 2.9 3.2 2.9 2.8
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 6.8 5.9 5.6 5.2
Peru 5.6 5.9 6.5 6.2 5.6
Philippines 5.2 4.8 4.8
Poland 3.7 4.0 3.8 3.9
Portugal 6.6 6.1 6.2 6.0 6.2
Puerto Rico
Qatar 0.5
Romania 1.3 1.3 1.2 0.9 1.1
Russian Federation 0.4 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.9
Rwanda 0.1
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore 6.0 5.7 5.2 6.1
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 2.0 2.3 2.5 2.3 2.5
Slovenia 3.4 3.1 3.5 3.7 3.7
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa
South Sudan
Spain 5.2 5.2 5.2 6.0 5.6
Sri Lanka 2.4 2.3 1.9 2.0 2.3
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia 7.1 6.2 6.3 5.9 5.4
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan
Suriname 2.1 2.3 0.6
Swaziland 1.5
Sweden 4.1 4.2 4.1 4.1 3.9
Switzerland 8.0 8.1 7.8 8.2 8.3
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Tanzania
Thailand 2.5 2.2 2.6 2.9 3.3
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga 0.5
Trinidad and Tobago 4.1 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.7
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.2
United States
Uruguay 4.4 3.9 3.7
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB 4.9 5.1 5.0 5.2 5.1
Vietnam 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.2
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza 6.4 5.3 5.8 5.5 4.6
Yemen, Rep. 2.2
Zambia 0.6 0.4 0.4
Zimbabwe 0.5 0.4

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