Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Vietnam 13 15 14 14
Kyrgyz Republic 18 17 15 14
Lesotho 17 9
Philippines 17 19 19 19 18
Honduras 22 19 19 21 21
Namibia 19
Mongolia 20 20 20 19 18
Belize 22 20 20 21 19
Pakistan 20 20 20 18 18
Indonesia 20 20 21 18 19
Panama 21 21 22 22 22
Thailand 22 24 22 19 20
Bahamas, The 22 22 22 24 27
Paraguay 23 23 22 22
Guyana 24
St. Lucia 26 25 24 22 24
Mexico 25 25 24 27 28
Dominica 24 22
Jamaica 26 27 25 25 25
El Salvador 27 25 25 24 25
Macao SAR, China 30 26 25 31 28
Egypt, Arab Rep. 25 26 25 25
Aruba 26
Puerto Rico 27 26 26 27 28
Costa Rica 25 25 26 25 26
Ecuador 27 26 27 26 29
Cuba 27 27 27 24 22
Barbados 26 25 27 29 30
Brazil 26 27 27 27 26
Dominican Republic 26 28 27 28 28
Peru 32 28 27 27 28
Greece 28 28 28 30 29
Turkey 27 28 29 28 28
Venezuela, RB 28 27 29 31 28
Netherlands 32 31 31 31 30
Hong Kong SAR, China 32 32 31 29 28
Suriname 30 33 31 32 22
Australia 32 31 31 30 30
Canada 31 31 31 32 32
Morocco 32 33 32 31 32
Latvia 33 32 33 33
Colombia 37 34 32 31 27
New Zealand 34 34 33 33 32
Singapore 35 33 33 32 32
Luxembourg 35 32 33 30 31
Chile 32 32 34 31 29
United States 34 33 34 33 33
Argentina 35 33 34 34 32
Trinidad and Tobago 33 33 34 37 36
Mauritius 36 35 35 35 35
Iceland 34 33 35 34 33
Lithuania 35 35 33
Norway 35 34 35 34 34
Switzerland 38 36 35 35 35
Syrian Arab Republic 35 36 32
Malaysia 33 34 36 34 33
Romania 37 37 36 34 33
Russian Federation 36 35 34
Denmark 37 36 36 37 37
France 36 36 36 36 36
Croatia 36 37 36 38
Belgium 38 37 37 37 36
Ireland 38 37 38 39 38
United Kingdom 38 38 38 38 37
Israel 39 39 38 36 34
Qatar 38
Korea, Rep. 40 39 38 34 33
West Bank and Gaza 31 38 41 42
Finland 38 38 39 39 39
Sweden 39 39 39 38 38
Italy 40 39 39 39 39
Spain 39 38 39 40 40
Japan 39 39 39 39 38
Hungary 39 39 40 41 41
Bolivia 39 39 40 26
Portugal 40 39 40 44 43
Poland 41 41 41 41 41
Estonia 41 42 42 42 41
Austria 43 43 42 42 43
Germany 48 47 47 46 46
Slovak Republic 47 48 49 50 49
Slovenia 51 50 49 47 46
San Marino 50 50 50 50 50
Czech Republic 51 50 50 50 49
Papua New Guinea
India
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Bulgaria
Serbia
Iran, Islamic Rep. 30
Niger
Iraq
Central African Republic
French Polynesia 19
Somalia
Isle of Man
Tanzania
Burkina Faso
Oman 8
Burundi 4
Guatemala 23
Brunei Darussalam
Grenada 33 32
Haiti 15
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Jordan
Sri Lanka 21 22 23
Kazakhstan 24
Georgia 14 14
Kenya
China
Kiribati
Northern Mariana Islands 19
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Palau
Fiji
Guinea
Kosovo
Cameroon
Kuwait
Rwanda
Botswana 30 27
Saudi Arabia 24
Lao PDR 4
Sierra Leone
Zambia 10
Cambodia 5
Afghanistan
South Sudan
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Antigua and Barbuda
Liberia
Angola
Libya
Djibouti
Liechtenstein
Gabon
Faeroe Islands
Nicaragua
Curacao
Nigeria
Cabo Verde
Equatorial Guinea
Macedonia, FYR
Bangladesh 11
Madagascar
Bahrain
Malawi
Azerbaijan 14
Ethiopia
Armenia
Maldives 17
Guam
Mali
Cayman Islands
Malta
Chad
Marshall Islands 16
Samoa
Mauritania
Sao Tome and Principe
Albania
Senegal
Ukraine
Seychelles
Guinea-Bissau
Cote d'Ivoire
Uruguay 34 33 34
Greenland
Vanuatu
Solomon Islands
Timor-Leste
South Africa
Tonga
Ghana 14
Tunisia
St. Kitts and Nevis
Turkmenistan
St. Martin (French part)
Tuvalu
Sudan
Gambia, The
Swaziland
Nepal 15
Cyprus 30 31
Belarus
Tajikistan
New Caledonia 33
Andorra
Montenegro
Togo
Benin
Congo, Rep.
Mozambique
American Samoa
Myanmar
Turks and Caicos Islands
Eritrea
Uganda
Comoros
United Arab Emirates 36
Moldova
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Monaco
Uzbekistan
Bermuda
Algeria
Bhutan
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Yemen, Rep. 13 14
Lebanon
Zimbabwe 19

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