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
Nigeria
South Africa
Guyana 20
Russian Federation 23 23 22
Haiti 6
Curacao
Guinea
Benin
Guatemala 25
Seychelles
Guam
Sudan
China
Turks and Caicos Islands
India
Bhutan
Chad
Fiji
Iran, Islamic Rep. 35
Sao Tome and Principe
Iraq
Congo, Rep.
Grenada 10 12
St. Kitts and Nevis
Isle of Man
Armenia
Central African Republic
Angola
Greenland
Guinea-Bissau
Cayman Islands
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Ghana 15
Bermuda
Jordan
Bangladesh 8
Kazakhstan 14
Qatar 2
Kenya
Samoa
Kiribati
Senegal
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Equatorial Guinea
Georgia 6 5
Solomon Islands
Cameroon
Bahrain
Uzbekistan
St. Martin (French part)
Cambodia 4
Swaziland
Albania
Tajikistan
Zambia 3
Togo
Afghanistan
Andorra
Lesotho 13 10
Uganda
Liberia
Niger
Libya
Botswana 20 16
Liechtenstein
Oman 7
Lithuania 22 22 21
Palau
Cabo Verde
Papua New Guinea
Gambia, The
Belarus
Macedonia, FYR
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Madagascar
Faeroe Islands
Malawi
Ethiopia
Gabon
Rwanda
French Polynesia 10
Eritrea
Mali
Saudi Arabia 2
Malta
Serbia
Marshall Islands 23
Sierra Leone
Mauritania
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
American Samoa
Dominica 10 11
Croatia 21 21 22 22
Somalia
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
South Sudan
Moldova
Djibouti
Monaco
Cote d'Ivoire
Burkina Faso
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Montenegro
Azerbaijan 8
Comoros
Aruba 4
Mozambique
Antigua and Barbuda
Myanmar
Tanzania
Namibia 8
Timor-Leste
Nepal 5
Tonga
Bulgaria
Tunisia
New Caledonia 9
Turkmenistan
Brunei Darussalam
Tuvalu
Nicaragua
Ukraine
Burundi 1
Algeria
Kosovo
Kuwait
Vietnam 9 10 9 10
Vanuatu
Kyrgyz Republic 11 10 10 8
West Bank and Gaza 16 14 17 14
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Latvia 20 19 19 18
Yemen, Rep. 4 3
Lebanon
Zimbabwe 5

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