Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Lao PDR 3
Suriname 5 6 6 10 1
Bahamas, The 5 6 6 5 5
Paraguay 8 11 11 12
Luxembourg 8 7 7 7 7
Egypt, Arab Rep. 9 8 9 11
Belize 9 10 15 11 12
Brazil 9 10 10 10 10
Netherlands 10 9 9 9 9
Norway 10 10 10 10 10
Turkey 10 10 12 11 11
Syrian Arab Republic 11 16 10
Pakistan 11 11 11 10 10
Canada 11 11 11 12 12
Panama 11 12 11 11 10
Northern Mariana Islands 11
Australia 11 11 11 11 10
Sweden 12 12 12 12 12
Jamaica 12 12 10 9 8
Trinidad and Tobago 13 13 13 13 13
Barbados 13 11 11 12 11
United States 13 13 13 13 12
Philippines 13 13 13 13 13
Belgium 14 13 13 13 11
United Arab Emirates 14
Venezuela, RB 14 13 13 13 13
Greece 14 14 13 12 12
Spain 14 14 14 14 14
United Kingdom 14 14 13 13 13
Finland 14 14 14 14 14
New Zealand 14 14 13 13 12
Chile 15 15 14 14 13
Iceland 15 14 15 15 12
Ecuador 15 14 15 14 15
Argentina 15 12 11 10 11
Israel 15 15 14 13 12
Denmark 15 15 15 15 14
France 15 14 15 14 14
Mexico 15 18 18 20 21
Switzerland 16 16 14 14 13
Indonesia 16 16 16 14 13
Bolivia 16 16 17 12
Mongolia 16 15 14 13 12
Cuba 16 16 16 17 14
Austria 17 15 14 14 14
Peru 17 12 12 11 13
Uruguay 17 14 14
Ireland 17 15 15 15 13
Thailand 17 18 17 16 17
Puerto Rico 18 16 15 14 15
Cyprus 18 14
Hong Kong SAR, China 19 16 14 13 12
Germany 20 20 19 19 19
Dominican Republic 20 21 21 22 21
Costa Rica 21 19 17 18 17
Poland 21 20 21 21 20
Italy 23 22 22 22 21
Portugal 23 22 20 24 23
Korea, Rep. 24 23 21 19 19
Colombia 24 24 21 21 20
Romania 24 26 24 24 22
St. Lucia 24 19 15 14 14
Hungary 25 25 25 26 25
Japan 25 25 24 23 22
Singapore 25 26 27 25 25
El Salvador 26 24 21 25 24
Estonia 27 25 24 24 24
San Marino 27 26 26 25 25
Slovak Republic 29 29 27 27 26
Sri Lanka 29 24 22
Honduras 29 29 27 27 25
Czech Republic 31 30 29 29 28
Malaysia 31 30 30 28 29
Slovenia 34 32 31 30 28
Macao SAR, China 34 33 33 34 34
Morocco 42 44 46 43 40
Maldives 43
Mauritius 45 44 44 44 45
Botswana 20 16
South Sudan
Guyana 20
Rwanda
Haiti 6
Curacao
Guinea
Belarus
Guatemala 25
Sierra Leone
Guam
Azerbaijan 8
China
Turks and Caicos Islands
India
Palau
Chad
Faeroe Islands
Iran, Islamic Rep. 35
Saudi Arabia 2
Iraq
Dominica 10 11
Grenada 10 12
Cote d'Ivoire
Isle of Man
Antigua and Barbuda
Central African Republic
Angola
Greenland
Niger
Cayman Islands
Oman 7
Ghana 15
Papua New Guinea
Jordan
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Kazakhstan 14
Ethiopia
Kenya
Eritrea
Kiribati
Serbia
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Georgia 6 5
Somalia
Cameroon
Djibouti
Uzbekistan
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Cambodia 4
Aruba 4
West Bank and Gaza 16 14 17 14
Tajikistan
Zambia 3
Togo
Afghanistan
Andorra
Liberia
Guinea-Bissau
Libya
Nigeria
Liechtenstein
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Lithuania 22 22 21
Bhutan
Cabo Verde
Bermuda
Gambia, The
Benin
Macedonia, FYR
Bangladesh 8
Madagascar
Fiji
Malawi
Qatar 2
Gabon
Russian Federation 23 23 22
French Polynesia 10
Samoa
Mali
Sao Tome and Principe
Malta
Senegal
Marshall Islands 23
Seychelles
Mauritania
Equatorial Guinea
Uganda
Congo, Rep.
American Samoa
Solomon Islands
Croatia 21 21 22 22
South Africa
Moldova
Bahrain
Monaco
St. Kitts and Nevis
Burkina Faso
St. Martin (French part)
Montenegro
Sudan
Comoros
Swaziland
Mozambique
Armenia
Myanmar
Taiwan, China
Namibia 8
Tanzania
Nepal 5
Timor-Leste
Bulgaria
Tonga
New Caledonia 9
Tunisia
Brunei Darussalam
Turkmenistan
Nicaragua
Tuvalu
Burundi 1
Ukraine
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Algeria
Kuwait
Kyrgyz Republic 11 10 10 8
Albania
Vanuatu
Vietnam 9 10 9 10
Latvia 20 19 19 18
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Lebanon
Yemen, Rep. 4 3
Lesotho 13 10
Zimbabwe 5

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