Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
West Bank and Gaza 10 10 10 11 11
Iran, Islamic Rep. 10 11 11 12 13
Algeria 12 12 12 12 12
Iraq 12 12 12 12 12
Jordan 12 12 12 12 13
Pakistan 13 14 15 15 16
Afghanistan 15 14 14 14 14
Saudi Arabia 16 16 16 16 17
Yemen, Rep. 18 19 20 21 22
Lebanon 18 19 19 19 19
Oman 20 20 21 21 22
Mauritania 20 20 21 22 22
Egypt, Arab Rep. 21 20 19 19 19
Libya 22 23 24 25 26
Tunisia 23 23 24 24 24
Syrian Arab Republic 23 23 22 22 21
Sudan 28 29 29 29 29
Morocco 28 28 29 30 30
Malta 28 28 29 29 30
Maldives 28 30 32 34 36
Comoros 29 29 30 30 30
Djibouti 29 30 30 31 31
Turkey 31 30 29 29 30
Niger 31 32 34 35 36
United Arab Emirates 31 32 32 33 33
Bahrain 32 32 33 34 34
Suriname 33 34 35 35 36
Puerto Rico 33 34 35 35 36
Italy 33 34 34 34 35
Nicaragua 33 34 35 36 37
Chile 35 34 35 36 36
Honduras 35 40 41 42 46
Luxembourg 35 36 38 38 40
India 35 35 35 35 34
Somalia 36 36 36 36 36
Bosnia and Herzegovina 36 35 35 34 34
Costa Rica 36 34 37 39 39
Belize 36 36 37 38 39
Colombia 36 39 41 44 46
Sri Lanka 36 36 36 42 38
Greece 37 38 38 40 40
Cuba 37 37 37 38 38
Spain 37 38 38 39 39
Mali 37 37 37 37 37
Samoa 37 36 35 35 34
Fiji 38 39 39 39 39
Mexico 38 38 40 40 39
Guyana 38 38 39 39 39
Sao Tome and Principe 38 39 39 39 39
Mauritius 39 39 40 40 40
Timor-Leste 40 39 39 39 39
Ireland 40 41 42 44 46
Belgium 40 40 41 42 43
Hungary 40 40 39 40 41
Kuwait 41 42 43 43 44
Guatemala 41 41 41 42 42
Argentina 41 41 42 42 42
Venezuela, RB 41 44 46 48 49
Nigeria 42 42 43 44 44
Cyprus 42 43 44 44 44
Qatar 42 42 39 39 38
Swaziland 42 42 43 43 43
Malaysia 43 43 42 42 43
El Salvador 43 41 42 45 45
Macedonia, FYR 43 43 42 42 41
Panama 43 43 44 45 44
Montenegro 44 44 43 43 44
Cabo Verde 44 44 45 45 46
South Africa 45 46 47 48 49
Serbia 45 45 45 45 45
Ecuador 45 46 46 47 49
Trinidad and Tobago 45 47 47 47 47
Dominican Republic 45 45 45 46 46
Israel 46 46 46 46 47
Croatia 46 46 46 45 45
Tonga 46 47 47 48 49
Cote d'Ivoire 47 47 48 48 49
Bhutan 47 47 48 50 51
Uzbekistan 47 47 47 47 47
Turkmenistan 47 47 48 48 48
Netherlands 47 48 50 51 52
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 48 48 49 49 50
Hong Kong SAR, China 48 48 48 48 49
Germany 48 48 49 49 49
France 48 48 48 48 48
Austria 48 48 48 48 48
New Caledonia 48 49 49 49 49
Korea, Rep. 49 49 50 47 48
Macao SAR, China 49 56 55 55 56
French Polynesia 49 49 49 48 48
Namibia 49 48 48 48 49
Portugal 49 50 51 52 52
Uruguay 49 50 51 51 52
Philippines 50 49 49 50 50
Singapore 50 51 50 50 51
Japan 50 50 50 50 50
Brunei Darussalam 50 51 53 54 55
Bulgaria 51 49 48 47 46
Indonesia 51 51 49 50 51
Poland 51 51 50 50 49
Peru 51 54 58 58 61
Slovak Republic 52 52 52 52 52
Czech Republic 52 52 52 52 52
United Kingdom 52 53 53 53 54
Slovenia 52 51 53 53 52
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 53 53 53 53 53
Solomon Islands 53 53 53 53 53
Russian Federation 53 52 51 50 54
Latvia 53 51 52 52 50
Albania 53 53 53 52 52
Estonia 54 54 54 53 52
Australia 54 54 54 54 54
Guam 54 54 55 55 55
Ukraine 54 54 53 53 53
Brazil 54 52 53 54 55
Mongolia 55 55 55 56 56
Finland 55 55 55 55 56
Bolivia 55 57 60 60 60
New Zealand 55 57 56 56 57
Gabon 55 55 55 55 55
Lithuania 56 55 54 53 55
Belarus 56 55 54 54 53
Paraguay 56 53 51 48 50
Romania 56 58 60 59 59
Norway 56 58 59 60 60
Switzerland 56 57 57 58 58
Azerbaijan 56 56 56 57 57
Canada 57 57 57 58 58
Haiti 57 57 57 57 57
Liberia 58 58 58 58 58
Kyrgyz Republic 58 58 57 57 57
United States 58 58 59 59 59
Denmark 58 58 59 59 60
Tajikistan 58 58 58 58 58
Bangladesh 58 57 57 56 55
Sweden 59 59 58 57 57
Armenia 59 59 58 58 58
Georgia 59 59 58 58 58
Moldova 59 58 58 57 57
St. Lucia 59 60 60 61 61
Guinea-Bissau 60 59 59 63 63
Benin 60 61 62 62 63
Cameroon 60 61 61 61 61
Congo, Rep. 63 63 64 64 65
Kazakhstan 63 63 64 64 64
Barbados 63 64 63 63 63
Senegal 63 64 64 64 64
Guinea 64 64 64 63 63
Chad 65 65 65 64 64
Sierra Leone 65 64 65 66 66
Thailand 66 67 67 66 65
Kenya 67 66 65 65 64
Jamaica 67 65 63 61 60
Zimbabwe 68 68 68 66 64
Lesotho 68 68 68 68 69
Bahamas, The 68 67 67 66 66
Botswana 68 69 69 69 69
Angola 69 68 68 68 68
Papua New Guinea 70 70 70 70 71
Congo, Dem. Rep. 70 70 70 70 71
Gambia, The 70 70 71 71 71
Central African Republic 70 71 71 71 71
Iceland 71 70 69 70 71
Ghana 71 71 72 72 72
Togo 72 73 74 74 75
Ethiopia 72 71 71 72 71
China 72 72 72 71 71
Eritrea 73 72 72 73 74
Myanmar 73 73 73 73 73
Vietnam 74 74 73 73 73
Vanuatu 75 74 73 72 71
Zambia 75 75 75 75 75
Korea, Dem. Rep. 76 75 75 75 75
Malawi 76 76 76 76 77
Cambodia 77 76 76 76 76
Burkina Faso 77 77 77 77 77
Nepal 80 80 81 81 82
Lao PDR 80 80 80 79 79
Equatorial Guinea 81 80 80 80 80
Uganda 82 81 81 81 81
Madagascar 84 84 84 84 84
Rwanda 86 86 86 86 86
Mozambique 87 87 87 87 88
Tanzania 87 87 87 87 87
Burundi 88 87 86 85 85
Greenland
Monaco
Grenada
Liechtenstein
South Sudan
St. Kitts and Nevis
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Bermuda
Dominica
Marshall Islands
Seychelles
Tuvalu
Curacao
Kiribati
Northern Mariana Islands
St. Martin (French part)
San Marino
Isle of Man
Palau
Cayman Islands
Aruba
Turks and Caicos Islands
Antigua and Barbuda
Taiwan, China
Andorra
Faeroe Islands
American Samoa

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