Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
West Bank and Gaza 10 10 10 10 11
Iran, Islamic Rep. 10 10 11 11 12
Algeria 11 12 12 12 12
Jordan 11 12 12 12 12
Iraq 12 12 12 12 12
Pakistan 15 13 14 15 15
Afghanistan 15 15 14 14 14
Saudi Arabia 15 16 16 16 16
Yemen, Rep. 17 18 19 20 21
Lebanon 18 18 19 19 19
Oman 19 20 20 21 21
Mauritania 20 20 20 21 22
Libya 21 22 23 24 25
Egypt, Arab Rep. 22 21 20 19 19
Syrian Arab Republic 22 23 23 22 22
Tunisia 22 23 23 24 24
Maldives 27 28 30 32 34
Sudan 27 28 29 29 29
Morocco 28 28 28 29 30
Malta 28 28 28 29 29
Comoros 29 29 29 30 30
Djibouti 29 29 30 30 31
Niger 30 31 32 34 35
United Arab Emirates 30 31 32 32 33
Bahrain 31 32 32 33 34
Turkey 31 31 30 29 29
Italy 33 33 34 34 34
Puerto Rico 33 33 34 35 35
Colombia 34 36 39 41 44
Nicaragua 34 33 34 35 36
Suriname 35 33 34 35 35
Costa Rica 35 36 34 37 39
Honduras 35 35 40 41 42
Bosnia and Herzegovina 36 36 35 35 34
Somalia 36 36 36 36 36
Belize 36 36 36 37 38
Chile 36 35 34 35 36
India 36 35 35 35 35
Fiji 36 38 39 39 39
Greece 36 37 38 38 40
Sri Lanka 36 36 36 36 42
Spain 37 37 38 38 39
Cuba 37 37 37 37 38
Mexico 37 38 38 40 40
Mali 37 37 37 37 37
Venezuela, RB 37 41 44 46 48
Luxembourg 38 35 36 38 38
Samoa 38 37 36 35 35
Sao Tome and Principe 38 38 39 39 39
Guyana 38 38 38 39 39
Mauritius 39 39 39 40 40
Ireland 39 40 41 42 44
Kuwait 39 41 42 43 43
Timor-Leste 40 40 39 39 39
Belgium 40 40 40 41 42
Argentina 40 41 41 42 42
Guatemala 41 41 41 41 42
Nigeria 41 42 42 43 44
Panama 41 43 43 44 45
Swaziland 42 42 42 43 43
Hungary 43 40 40 39 40
Cyprus 43 42 43 44 44
Qatar 43 42 42 39 39
Malaysia 43 43 43 42 42
Macedonia, FYR 43 43 43 42 42
South Africa 44 45 46 47 48
Cabo Verde 44 44 44 45 45
Ecuador 44 45 46 46 47
Trinidad and Tobago 44 45 47 47 47
El Salvador 44 43 41 42 45
Montenegro 44 44 44 43 43
Serbia 45 45 45 45 45
Dominican Republic 45 45 45 45 46
Israel 45 46 46 46 46
Tonga 45 46 47 47 48
Cote d'Ivoire 46 47 47 48 48
Croatia 46 46 46 46 45
Uzbekistan 47 47 47 47 47
Netherlands 47 47 48 50 51
Hong Kong SAR, China 47 48 48 48 48
Bhutan 47 47 47 48 50
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 47 48 48 49 49
Turkmenistan 47 47 47 48 48
France 47 48 48 48 48
Macao SAR, China 48 49 56 55 55
Germany 48 48 48 49 49
Korea, Rep. 48 49 49 50 47
New Caledonia 48 48 49 49 49
Austria 48 48 48 48 48
Philippines 48 50 49 49 50
Uruguay 48 49 50 51 51
Peru 48 51 54 58 58
French Polynesia 49 49 49 49 48
Brunei Darussalam 49 50 51 53 54
Portugal 49 49 50 51 52
Namibia 50 49 48 48 48
Singapore 50 50 51 50 50
Japan 50 50 50 50 50
Indonesia 51 51 51 49 50
Slovak Republic 51 52 52 52 52
Bulgaria 52 51 49 48 47
Slovenia 52 52 51 53 53
United Kingdom 52 52 53 53 53
Poland 52 51 51 50 50
Solomon Islands 53 53 53 53 53
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 53 53 53 53 53
Czech Republic 53 52 52 52 52
Australia 53 54 54 54 54
Russian Federation 53 53 52 51 50
Guam 53 54 54 55 55
Brazil 54 54 52 53 54
Albania 54 53 53 53 52
Bolivia 54 55 57 60 60
Ukraine 54 54 54 53 53
New Zealand 54 55 57 56 56
Romania 55 56 58 60 59
Finland 55 55 55 55 55
Mongolia 55 55 55 55 56
Latvia 55 53 51 52 52
Norway 55 56 58 59 60
Gabon 55 55 55 55 55
Paraguay 56 56 53 51 48
Estonia 56 54 54 54 53
Azerbaijan 56 56 56 56 57
Switzerland 56 56 57 57 58
Lithuania 56 56 55 54 53
Belarus 57 56 55 54 54
Canada 57 57 57 57 58
Liberia 57 58 58 58 58
Haiti 57 57 57 57 57
United States 58 58 58 59 59
Kyrgyz Republic 58 58 58 57 57
Denmark 58 58 58 59 59
Sweden 58 59 59 58 57
Tajikistan 58 58 58 58 58
St. Lucia 59 59 60 60 61
Georgia 59 59 59 58 58
Armenia 59 59 59 58 58
Bangladesh 59 58 57 57 56
Benin 59 60 61 62 62
Cameroon 59 60 61 61 61
Moldova 59 59 58 58 57
Guinea-Bissau 60 60 59 59 63
Congo, Rep. 62 63 63 64 64
Barbados 62 63 64 63 63
Kazakhstan 63 63 63 64 64
Senegal 63 63 64 64 64
Guinea 64 64 64 64 63
Sierra Leone 64 65 64 65 66
Thailand 65 66 67 67 66
Chad 65 65 65 65 64
Lesotho 67 68 68 68 68
Kenya 67 67 66 65 65
Zimbabwe 68 68 68 68 66
Botswana 68 68 69 69 69
Bahamas, The 68 68 67 67 66
Jamaica 68 67 65 63 61
Papua New Guinea 69 70 70 70 70
Angola 70 69 68 68 68
Iceland 70 71 70 69 70
Gambia, The 70 70 70 71 71
Congo, Dem. Rep. 70 70 70 70 70
Central African Republic 70 70 71 71 71
Togo 71 72 73 74 74
Ghana 71 71 71 72 72
Ethiopia 72 72 71 71 72
China 72 72 72 72 71
Myanmar 73 73 73 73 73
Eritrea 73 73 72 72 73
Vietnam 74 74 74 73 73
Zambia 75 75 75 75 75
Vanuatu 75 75 74 73 72
Korea, Dem. Rep. 76 76 75 75 75
Malawi 76 76 76 76 76
Cambodia 77 77 76 76 76
Burkina Faso 77 77 77 77 77
Nepal 80 80 80 81 81
Lao PDR 80 80 80 80 79
Equatorial Guinea 81 81 80 80 80
Uganda 82 82 81 81 81
Madagascar 84 84 84 84 84
Mozambique 87 87 87 87 87
Rwanda 87 86 86 86 86
Tanzania 87 87 87 87 87
Burundi 89 88 87 86 85
St. Martin (French part)
Seychelles
Andorra
Dominica
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Tuvalu
Palau
Bermuda
Greenland
San Marino
Grenada
American Samoa
Cayman Islands
Kiribati
Antigua and Barbuda
Isle of Man
Liechtenstein
St. Kitts and Nevis
Curacao
South Sudan
Aruba
Faeroe Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
Marshall Islands
Kosovo
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Northern Mariana Islands
Monaco

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