Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Lao PDR 4
Maldives 17
Philippines 17 17 19 19 19
Northern Mariana Islands 19
Pakistan 19 20 20 20 18
Mongolia 19 20 20 20 19
Indonesia 20 20 20 21 18
Sri Lanka 17 21 22 23
Panama 22 21 21 22 22
Belize 23 22 20 20 21
Thailand 20 22 24 22 19
Bahamas, The 20 22 22 22 24
Honduras 22 22 19 19 21
Paraguay 37 23 23 22
Mexico 25 25 24 27
Egypt, Arab Rep. 25 25 26 25
Costa Rica 28 25 25 26 25
Barbados 25 26 25 27 29
Dominican Republic 25 26 28 27 28
Jamaica 24 26 27 25 25
St. Lucia 21 26 25 24 22
Brazil 26 27 27 27
Puerto Rico 27 27 26 26 27
Ecuador 28 27 26 27 26
El Salvador 26 27 25 25 24
Cuba 27 27 27 24
Turkey 28 27 28 29 28
Venezuela, RB 28 28 27 29 31
Greece 29 28 28 28 30
Macao SAR, China 28 30 26 25 31
Suriname 25 30 33 31 32
Cyprus 31 30
Canada 31 31 31 31 32
Morocco 32 33 32 31
Australia 32 32 31 31 30
Chile 31 32 32 34 31
Netherlands 32 32 31 31 31
Peru 34 32 28 27 27
Hong Kong SAR, China 33 32 32 31 29
Trinidad and Tobago 32 33 33 34 37
Malaysia 33 34 36 34
United States 34 34 33 34 33
New Zealand 34 34 34 33 33
Iceland 35 34 33 35 34
Uruguay 35 34 33
Norway 34 35 34 35 34
Luxembourg 38 35 32 33 30
Argentina 37 35 33 34 34
Singapore 36 35 33 33 32
Syrian Arab Republic 33 35 36
Mauritius 36 36 35 35 35
United Arab Emirates 36
France 36 36 36 36 36
Denmark 36 37 36 36 37
Romania 38 37 37 36 34
Colombia 36 37 34 32 31
Ireland 36 38 37 38 39
Switzerland 37 38 36 35 35
United Kingdom 39 38 38 38 38
Belgium 39 38 37 37 37
Finland 37 38 38 39 39
Spain 38 39 38 39 40
Bolivia 40 39 39 40
Hungary 39 39 39 40 41
Israel 38 39 39 38 36
Sweden 38 39 39 39 38
Japan 40 39 39 39 39
Italy 40 40 39 39 39
Korea, Rep. 39 40 39 38 34
Portugal 39 40 39 40 44
Poland 41 41 41 41 41
Estonia 38 41 42 42 42
Austria 44 43 43 42 42
Slovak Republic 48 47 48 49 50
Germany 48 48 47 47 46
San Marino 50 50 50 50
Czech Republic 51 51 50 50 50
Slovenia 50 51 50 49 47
Nigeria
Tajikistan
Guyana 24
Russian Federation 36 35
Haiti
Myanmar
Cayman Islands
Azerbaijan
Cameroon
Seychelles
Guinea 9
Uganda
Cambodia 5
New Caledonia 33
India 17
Bangladesh 11
Cabo Verde
Equatorial Guinea
Iran, Islamic Rep. 30
Sao Tome and Principe
Iraq
Guinea-Bissau
Chad
Fiji
Isle of Man
Bermuda
Guatemala 23
Nepal
Guam
Nicaragua
Burundi 4
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Grenada 31 33 32
Bahrain
Jordan
Aruba 28 26
Kazakhstan
Qatar 38
Kenya
Samoa
Kiribati
Senegal
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Curacao
Greenland
Djibouti
Burkina Faso
Andorra
Uzbekistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Bulgaria
Eritrea
Albania
Mozambique
Zambia 10
Namibia 19
Afghanistan
Benin
Lesotho 17
Ethiopia
Liberia
Niger
Libya
Belarus
Liechtenstein
Oman 8
Lithuania 35 35
Palau
Central African Republic
Papua New Guinea
Brunei Darussalam
Gabon
Macedonia, FYR
French Polynesia 19
Ghana
Armenia
Solomon Islands
Dominica 24
South Africa
Rwanda
Georgia 14
Faeroe Islands
Antigua and Barbuda
Saudi Arabia
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Serbia
Angola
Sierra Leone
Gambia, The
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Madagascar
Malawi
Botswana 30 27
Somalia
Congo, Rep.
South Sudan
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Mali
St. Kitts and Nevis
Malta
St. Martin (French part)
Marshall Islands
Sudan
Mauritania
Swaziland
Cote d'Ivoire
Togo
Croatia 36 37 36
American Samoa
Tanzania
Algeria
Timor-Leste
China
Tonga
Comoros
Tunisia
Monaco
Turkmenistan
Bhutan
Tuvalu
Montenegro
Ukraine
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova
Kosovo
Kuwait
Vietnam 13 15 14
Vanuatu
Kyrgyz Republic 18 17 15
West Bank and Gaza 31 38 41
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Latvia 33 32 33
Yemen, Rep. 13 13
Lebanon
Zimbabwe

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