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

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