Country name 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
West Bank and Gaza 11 11 11 11 12
Algeria 12 12 12 12 12
Iraq 12 13 13 13 13
Jordan 13 13 12 13 12
Iran, Islamic Rep. 13 14 15 16 17
Afghanistan 14 13 13 14 14
Pakistan 16 16 16 16 17
Saudi Arabia 17 16 16 16 16
Lebanon 19 19 19 20 20
Egypt, Arab Rep. 19 19 20 18 19
Syrian Arab Republic 21 20 20 19 19
Yemen, Rep. 22 22 22 23 23
Oman 22 23 23 24 25
Mauritania 22 23 24 25 25
Tunisia 24 24 24 24 24
Libya 26 27 28 29 29
Sudan 29 29 29 30 30
Turkey 30 26 27 28 26
Malta 30 30 30 31 31
Comoros 30 31 31 31 32
Morocco 30 29 25 25 27
Djibouti 31 31 32 32 33
United Arab Emirates 33 34 34 35 35
Samoa 34 33 32 31 30
Bosnia and Herzegovina 34 33 33 33 32
Bahrain 34 35 36 36 36
India 34 34 35 35 36
Italy 35 35 36 36 37
Maldives 36 38 40 42 45
Chile 36 36 35 35 36
Suriname 36 36 37 37 37
Somalia 36 36 36 36 36
Puerto Rico 36 35 36 37 37
Niger 36 38 39 39 39
Mali 37 37 36 36 36
Nicaragua 37 38 39 40 41
Cuba 38 38 38 38 38
Sri Lanka 38 37 37 36 35
Qatar 38 38 39 40 41
Sao Tome and Principe 39 39 39 40 40
Fiji 39 39 38 38 38
Timor-Leste 39 38 39 37 35
Mexico 39 39 38 39 39
Belize 39 40 41 42 43
Costa Rica 39 37 42 42 42
Guyana 39 39 39 39 39
Spain 39 41 40 41 43
Luxembourg 40 41 41 42 42
Mauritius 40 41 41 41 40
Greece 40 40 40 40 41
Macedonia, FYR 41 41 42 42 43
Hungary 41 41 41 41 42
Guatemala 42 42 42 42 42
Argentina 42 43 43 44 45
Malaysia 43 45 45 44 44
Swaziland 43 43 43 43 43
Belgium 43 44 42 43 44
Montenegro 44 43 43 43 43
Cyprus 44 50 52 53 54
Kuwait 44 44 45 45 46
Nigeria 44 45 46 46 47
Panama 44 45 46 46 47
Serbia 45 45 45 45 46
El Salvador 45 45 45 44 45
Croatia 45 45 45 45 45
Bulgaria 46 44 47 46 45
Cabo Verde 46 46 46 47 47
Colombia 46 49 51 54 56
Honduras 46 44 42 39 39
Ireland 46 47 48 49 49
Dominican Republic 46 46 47 48 48
Trinidad and Tobago 47 47 47 48 50
Israel 47 48 48 48 49
Uzbekistan 47 47 48 48 48
Turkmenistan 48 48 48 48 47
Korea, Rep. 48 49 49 50 49
French Polynesia 48 48 48 48 48
Austria 48 48 49 50 51
France 48 48 48 48 50
New Caledonia 49 48 48 48 48
Tonga 49 49 50 51 53
Hong Kong SAR, China 49 49 50 51 51
Namibia 49 49 50 52 53
Poland 49 49 49 48 48
Cote d'Ivoire 49 49 49 50 50
South Africa 49 50 50 50 48
Venezuela, RB 49 49 53 55 54
Ecuador 49 50 57 55 54
Germany 49 49 50 50 50
Japan 50 49 49 49 49
Paraguay 50 51 52 53 54
Latvia 50 49 50 52 51
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 50 50 51 52 52
Philippines 50 49 53 52 51
Indonesia 51 50 50 49 50
Singapore 51 53 52 51 52
Bhutan 51 53 56 58 60
Uruguay 52 52 54 53 52
Albania 52 51 51 51 50
Slovenia 52 51 51 51 50
Slovak Republic 52 53 53 53 53
Portugal 52 53 54 54 55
Czech Republic 52 52 51 51 51
Estonia 52 52 52 51 52
Netherlands 52 53 54 55 56
Ukraine 53 52 52 52 52
Belarus 53 53 52 52 52
Solomon Islands 53 53 53 53 54
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 53 53 53 54 54
United Kingdom 54 54 54 55 55
Australia 54 55 55 55 56
Russian Federation 54 54 53 54 55
Brunei Darussalam 55 56 56 56 56
Gabon 55 55 55 55 54
Bangladesh 55 54 55 55 55
Lithuania 55 55 53 52 55
Brazil 55 55 55 56 57
Guam 55 56 56 54 54
Macao SAR, China 56 56 58 57 56
Mongolia 56 56 56 56 56
Finland 56 57 57 57 57
New Zealand 57 57 58 59 59
Kyrgyz Republic 57 56 56 55 54
Azerbaijan 57 57 58 58 59
Moldova 57 56 54 54 48
Haiti 57 57 57 57 58
Sweden 57 58 59 59 59
Georgia 58 55 58 55 57
Armenia 58 58 58 56 55
Canada 58 59 59 60 61
Tajikistan 58 58 58 58 58
Liberia 58 58 58 59 59
Switzerland 58 58 59 59 60
United States 59 59 59 59 59
Romania 59 59 57 51 50
Bolivia 60 60 60 60 61
Norway 60 60 60 61 61
Denmark 60 60 60 60 60
Jamaica 60 59 59 58 57
Peru 61 58 63 61 59
Cameroon 61 61 62 62 62
St. Lucia 61 62 63 63 64
Barbados 63 64 64 63 64
Benin 63 64 65 66 66
Guinea-Bissau 63 63 64 65 66
Guinea 63 63 64 64 63
Senegal 64 64 64 65 65
Kenya 64 63 63 62 61
Zimbabwe 64 69 73 77 80
Kazakhstan 64 65 65 65 65
Chad 64 64 64 64 64
Thailand 65 65 66 66 66
Congo, Rep. 65 65 66 66 67
Bahamas, The 66 66 66 67 67
Sierra Leone 66 66 65 64 64
Angola 68 68 67 66 66
Lesotho 69 68 67 65 64
Botswana 69 70 70 70 71
Central African Republic 71 71 71 71 71
Papua New Guinea 71 71 71 71 71
Congo, Dem. Rep. 71 71 71 71 71
Gambia, The 71 71 71 72 72
Vanuatu 71 70 69 68 67
Iceland 71 72 72 71 71
China 71 71 70 69 68
Ethiopia 71 73 74 75 76
Ghana 72 73 72 71 70
Vietnam 73 73 73 73 73
Myanmar 73 73 74 74 74
Eritrea 74 75 75 76 77
Korea, Dem. Rep. 75 75 74 74 74
Zambia 75 75 75 74 74
Togo 75 76 77 78 78
Cambodia 76 76 76 76 75
Burkina Faso 77 77 77 77 77
Malawi 77 77 78 78 79
Lao PDR 79 79 79 78 78
Equatorial Guinea 80 80 80 80 80
Uganda 81 81 81 81 80
Nepal 82 82 82 81 81
Madagascar 84 84 84 84 84
Burundi 85 85 85 84 84
Rwanda 86 86 86 86 86
Tanzania 87 87 87 87 88
Mozambique 88 88 88 88 88
St. Martin (French part)
American Samoa
Grenada
Greenland
Northern Mariana Islands
San Marino
Kosovo
Turks and Caicos Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Faeroe Islands
Cayman Islands
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Tuvalu
Curacao
Kiribati
St. Kitts and Nevis
Dominica
Andorra
South Sudan
Isle of Man
Monaco
Antigua and Barbuda
Marshall Islands
Palau
Bermuda
Seychelles
Aruba
Liechtenstein

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