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

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