Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Russian Federation 1 2 2 3 3
Slovak Republic 3 3 3 3 2
Hong Kong SAR, China 4 3 3 3 3
Estonia 4 4 4 4 5
Norway 4 5 4 4
Denmark 5 4 5 4 5
Israel 5 5 5 5
Sweden 5 5 5 5
Iceland 8 6 6 8 8
Germany 6 6 6 6 6
Czech Republic 5 6 6 6 7
United Kingdom 6 6 6 6 6
Luxembourg 9 6 4 5 4
Ireland 7 7 7 7 7
Hungary 7 7 12 11 10
France 9 9 8 8 7
Finland 9 9 8 7
Australia 9 9 9 9 8
Barbados 9 9 9 8 8
Netherlands 9 9 8 8 8
New Zealand 10 10 10 10 10
Suriname 10 11 12 11
Switzerland 11 10 8 8 8
Austria 11 12 10 10
Slovenia 13 12 11 14 14
Belgium 15 16 15 15 14
Italy 16 16 15 15 15
Panama 16 18 19 20 21
Trinidad and Tobago 21 20 18 19 17
Japan 21 20 19 19 18
Spain 21 21 20 18 17
Costa Rica 20 21 18 22 20
Portugal 22 22 23 23 23
Belize 22 21
St. Lucia 22 23 25 22 22
Argentina 25 23 23 23 22
Poland 27 25 25 24 23
Malaysia 26 27 25 24
Colombia 23 27 26 27 30
Dominican Republic 29 29 31 32 34
Venezuela, RB 27 30 33 32 39
Jamaica 35 32 33 32 32
Sri Lanka 35 36 36 37 44
Brazil 38 35
Mexico 39 37 40 37
Ecuador 40 41 40 37 40
Greece 43 42 41 40 38
Egypt, Arab Rep. 46 42 40 34
Nicaragua 42 41 41 42
Peru 44 44 52 55 50
Romania 41 45 42 45 46
El Salvador 46 46 47 45 45
Honduras 44 46 50 50 50
Maldives 48
Bolivia 53 55 56 58
Thailand 68 66 65 64 64
Pakistan 75 75 67 75
Lao PDR 95
Syrian Arab Republic
Eritrea
Puerto Rico
Dominica 23
Burundi 98
Ethiopia 94
Bahrain
Faeroe Islands
Algeria
Fiji
Palau
Djibouti
Saudi Arabia
Cyprus
Aruba
French Polynesia 19
Tunisia 14
Gabon
Equatorial Guinea
Gambia, The
Northern Mariana Islands
Georgia 55
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Curacao
Rwanda 96
Ghana
Sierra Leone
Cuba
South Sudan
Greenland
Armenia
Grenada 21 19
Timor-Leste
Guam
Tuvalu
Guatemala 30 55
Vanuatu
Guinea
Cabo Verde
Guinea-Bissau
Niger
Guyana
Oman
Haiti
Papua New Guinea
Croatia 25 22 20
Bhutan
Cote d'Ivoire
Benin
Congo, Rep.
San Marino
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Serbia
India 91
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Indonesia
Somalia
Iran, Islamic Rep. 41
Azerbaijan
Iraq
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Comoros
Antigua and Barbuda
Isle of Man
Tanzania
China
Tonga 59
Chile 23 24 26
Turkmenistan
Chad
Ukraine
Central African Republic
Uruguay 20
Jordan
Vietnam 86 85 82
Kazakhstan
Nepal
Kenya
New Caledonia
Kiribati
Burkina Faso 98
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Nigeria
Korea, Rep.
Bulgaria
Kosovo
Brunei Darussalam
Kuwait
Botswana 34
Kyrgyz Republic
Paraguay 35 42 49 50
West Bank and Gaza 41 42 40
Philippines 48
Zambia 90 91
Bermuda
Afghanistan
Qatar 0
Lesotho
Belarus
Liberia
Samoa
Libya
Sao Tome and Principe
Liechtenstein
Senegal
Lithuania 14
Seychelles
Cayman Islands
Singapore 6 7 6 6
Macao SAR, China 6 6 5
Bangladesh 85
Macedonia, FYR 18
Solomon Islands
Madagascar
South Africa
Malawi
Bahamas, The 11
Canada
St. Kitts and Nevis
Cameroon 91
St. Martin (French part)
Mali
Sudan
Malta
Swaziland 30
Marshall Islands
Angola
Mauritania
Tajikistan
Mauritius
Andorra
Cambodia
Togo
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
American Samoa
Moldova
Turkey 68
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
Mongolia
Uganda
Montenegro
United Arab Emirates
Morocco 45 67
United States
Mozambique
Uzbekistan
Myanmar
Albania
Namibia 54 42
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Latvia 11 17 14
Yemen, Rep.
Lebanon
Zimbabwe 82 77

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