Country name 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Bangladesh 12 23
India 14
Cambodia 16 18
Pakistan 18 18 20 20 18
Zambia 18
Vietnam 24 24 25 25 26
Turkey 26 25 26 28 29
Syrian Arab Republic 31 35 32 43
Romania 33 33 37 38 42
Thailand 35 38 37 39 40
Moldova 36 35 36 41 42
Kyrgyz Republic 38 38 44 47 50
Georgia 38 41 41 39 39
Indonesia 38 39 39 37 41
Maldives 39 56
Mongolia 42 43 44 47 49
Mauritius 46 47 51 54 61
Azerbaijan 46 50 53 54 54
Egypt, Arab Rep. 54 58 62 55 48
West Bank and Gaza 54 64 62 58 58
Bolivia 55 51 53 54 54
Morocco 56 58 24 25 23
Malaysia 57 58 61 62 65
Guatemala 57 56 56 64
Slovenia 62 61 62 65 64
Bulgaria 62 64 63 63 63
Poland 63 63 64 65 66
Philippines 63 63 63 64 65
Namibia 63 65
Portugal 63 63 65 65 68
Croatia 65 63 65 64 64
Lithuania 65 67 65 64 66
Ecuador 65 59 65 60
Russian Federation 67 68 68 69 70
Botswana 67 76 71
Greece 68 71 72 72 75
Korea, Rep. 69 70 71 72 73
Czech Republic 69 68 69 70 70
Latvia 69 70 71 71 71
Paraguay 69 69 70 69 64
Macao SAR, China 70 66 69 71 74
St. Lucia 70 68 73 73
Slovak Republic 71 71 70 71 71
Mexico 71 72 73 75 75
Sao Tome and Principe 71
South Africa 71 78 75 79 78
Hungary 71 71 72 74 75
Cuba 72 75 75 75 76
El Salvador 72 74 74 74 75
Estonia 72 74 75 74 71
Japan 72 73 75 75 76
Barbados 73 73 74 75 78
Malta 74 77 75 80 81
Italy 75 75 76 76 79
Dominican Republic 77 81 83 82 82
Costa Rica 77 78 80 80 82
Colombia 80 76 78 76 77
Germany 80 80 80 81 81
Austria 80 80 81 81 82
Oman 80
Spain 81 81 82 83 83
New Zealand 81 82 83 83 83
Netherlands 82 83 80 87 85
Finland 82 82 83 84 84
Cyprus 82 83 84 85 85
France 83 83 84 84 85
Chile 83 83 83 83 82
Switzerland 83 84 84 85 85
Trinidad and Tobago 84 84 84 85 83
Jamaica 84 84 83 85 86
Iceland 85 85 85 86 86
Denmark 85 85 86 86 86
Ireland 85 85 86 87 88
Jordan 85 84 87 86 86
Puerto Rico 85 86 89 88 89
Uruguay 85 85 87 86 86
Venezuela, RB 86 86 86 86 86
Bermuda 86 96 96 97 97
Peru 86 89 87 89 62
Australia 86 87 87 87 88
United Arab Emirates 86
United States 86 87 88 89 89
Israel 86 87 87 88 88
Canada 87 87 87 87 88
United Kingdom 87 88 88 89 90
Belgium 87 87 86 87 88
Sweden 87 88 89 89 89
Norway 88 88 89 89 90
Panama 89 84 85 83 83
Argentina 89 89 90 87 87
Hong Kong SAR, China 89 90 91 92 93
Luxembourg 92 92 92 92 92
Aruba 95
Kiribati 96
Saudi Arabia 96 98 98
Papua New Guinea
Eritrea
American Samoa
Ghana
Cameroon 22
Kazakhstan 56 56 56 58
Kenya
Grenada
Angola
Ethiopia 17
Cabo Verde
Rwanda
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 80
Korea, Dem. Rep.
South Sudan
Brazil 74 71 71 71
Brunei Darussalam 88
Kuwait
Gabon
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Isle of Man 94
Lao PDR
Guinea
Bhutan 10
Middle East (developing only)
Iran, Islamic Rep.
Burkina Faso 10
San Marino 75 76 75 76
Lesotho
Liberia
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Libya
Somalia
Liechtenstein
Faeroe Islands
Haiti
Suriname 82
Nigeria 48
Tajikistan 20
Greenland
Togo
Fiji
Honduras 68 65 66 69
Iraq 60
Niger
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Northern Mariana Islands
Macedonia, FYR 46 47 55
Djibouti
Madagascar 15
Palau
Malawi
Benin 58
Comoros
Belize
Burundi
Mali 55
Armenia 46 47 45
Equatorial Guinea
Qatar 96 97
Marshall Islands
Antigua and Barbuda 87 94 94 94
Mauritania
Samoa 51
Serbia 57
Central African Republic
Sierra Leone 29 26
Senegal 43
Guyana 61 78
Seychelles
Albania
Singapore 79 79 79 80
Afghanistan
Curacao
Congo, Rep.
Solomon Islands
Sri Lanka 25 25 24
Chad
China
Cote d'Ivoire
Montenegro 76
St. Kitts and Nevis 51
Bahrain 86 97
St. Martin (French part)
Mozambique 10
Sudan
Gambia, The
Swaziland
Myanmar
Bahamas, The 92 93 94 94
Andorra
Algeria 59 64 50
Tanzania 15
Turks and Caicos Islands
Timor-Leste
Uganda 19
Tonga 40
Guinea-Bissau
Tunisia
Uzbekistan
Turkmenistan
French Polynesia 87
Tuvalu
Dominica 82
Ukraine
Guam
Nicaragua 72 73
Nepal 13
Cayman Islands
New Caledonia
Vanuatu
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Belarus
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Monaco
Yemen, Rep. 49
Lebanon
Zimbabwe 13

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