Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Russian Federation 2 2 3 3 9
Slovak Republic 3 3 3 2 3
Hong Kong SAR, China 3 3 3 3 4
Estonia 4 4 4 5 5
Norway 4 5 4 4 4
Denmark 4 5 4 5 4
Israel 5 5 5 5 5
Sweden 5 5 5 5 5
Germany 6 6 6 6 5
Czech Republic 6 6 6 7 8
United Kingdom 6 6 6 6 6
Luxembourg 7 4 5 4 4
Iceland 7 7 8 8 8
Ireland 7 7 7 7 6
Hungary 7 12 11 10 9
France 9 8 8 7 7
Finland 9 9 8 7 7
Australia 9 9 9 8 8
Barbados 9 9 8 8 9
Netherlands 9 8 8 8 8
New Zealand 10 10 10 10 10
Suriname 10 11 12 11
Switzerland 10 8 8 8 8
Austria 11 12 10 10 10
Slovenia 12 11 14 14 13
Belgium 16 15 15 14 14
Italy 16 15 15 15 14
Panama 18 19 20 21 21
Trinidad and Tobago 20 18 19 17 18
Japan 20 19 19 18 18
Spain 21 20 18 17 14
Costa Rica 21 18 22 20 21
Portugal 22 23 23 23 23
Belize 22 21
St. Lucia 23 25 22 22 22
Argentina 23 23 23 22 22
Poland 25 25 24 23 21
Malaysia 26 27 25 24 24
Colombia 27 26 27 30 32
Dominican Republic 29 31 32 34 32
Venezuela, RB 30 33 32 39 39
Jamaica 32 33 32 32 33
Sri Lanka 36 36 37 44 42
Brazil 38 35
Mexico 39 37 40 37 36
Ecuador 41 40 37 40 38
Egypt, Arab Rep. 42 40 34 30
Greece 42 41 40 38 36
Nicaragua 42 41 41 42 41
Peru 44 52 55 50 50
Romania 45 42 45 46 47
El Salvador 46 47 45 45 43
Honduras 46 50 50 50 53
Maldives 48
Bolivia 55 56 58 76
Thailand 66 65 64 64 61
Pakistan 75 75 67 75 75
Lao PDR 95
Syrian Arab Republic
Equatorial Guinea
Puerto Rico
Eritrea
Burkina Faso
Djibouti
Bahamas, The 11 11
Ethiopia 93
Albania
Faeroe Islands
Palau
Fiji
Saudi Arabia
Cyprus 14
Armenia
Curacao
Tunisia
French Polynesia 19
Dominica 23 31
Gabon
Northern Mariana Islands
Gambia, The
Bhutan
Georgia 55 57
Rwanda 96
Cuba
Sierra Leone
Ghana
South Sudan
Croatia 25 22 20 20
Antigua and Barbuda
Greenland
Timor-Leste
Grenada 21 19
Tuvalu
Guam
Vanuatu
Guatemala 55
Burundi 98
Guinea
Niger
Guinea-Bissau
Oman
Guyana
Papua New Guinea
Haiti
Bermuda
Cote d'Ivoire
Belarus
Congo, Rep.
San Marino
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Serbia
Comoros
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
India
Somalia
Indonesia
Aruba
Iran, Islamic Rep. 41
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Iraq
Angola
China
Tanzania
Isle of Man
Tonga 59
Chile 23 24 26 24
Turkmenistan
Chad
Ukraine
Central African Republic
Uruguay 20 21
Cayman Islands
Vietnam 86 85 82 84
Jordan
Nepal
Kazakhstan
New Caledonia
Kenya 78
Bulgaria
Kiribati
Nigeria
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Brunei Darussalam
Korea, Rep.
Botswana
Kuwait
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Kyrgyz Republic
Paraguay 42 49 50 50
West Bank and Gaza 41 42 40 42
Philippines 48 49
Zambia 90 91
Benin
Middle East (developing only)
Qatar 0
Lesotho 63
Bangladesh 85
Liberia
Samoa
Libya
Sao Tome and Principe
Liechtenstein
Senegal
Lithuania 15 16
Seychelles
Canada
Singapore 7 6 6 7
Macao SAR, China 6 6 5 6
Bahrain
Macedonia, FYR 18 19
Solomon Islands
Madagascar
South Africa
Malawi
Azerbaijan
Cameroon 91
St. Kitts and Nevis
Cambodia
St. Martin (French part)
Mali
Sudan
Malta
Swaziland 30
Marshall Islands 29
Andorra
Mauritania
Tajikistan
Mauritius
American Samoa
Cabo Verde
Togo
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Algeria
Moldova 33
Turkey 68 70
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
Mongolia
Uganda
Montenegro
United Arab Emirates
Morocco 67 69
United States
Mozambique
Uzbekistan
Myanmar
Afghanistan
Namibia 42
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Latvia 11 17 14 13
Yemen, Rep. 85
Lebanon
Zimbabwe 77 77

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