Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Bosnia and Herzegovina 55 57 60 60 59
Hungary 59 59 59 58 57
Bulgaria 60 59 58 58 57
Puerto Rico 61 60 62 62 62
Belgium 61 61 61 61 61
Italy 63 62 62 62 62
Israel 63 63 62 61 61
Liberia 63 63 63 63 62
Montenegro 64 63 62 61 60
France 64 63 64 63 63
Namibia 64 64 63 63 63
Sierra Leone 64 64 64 63 63
Mali 65 65 65 65 66
Mongolia 66 66 66 66 66
Spain 66 65 65 65 65
Djibouti 66 66 66 66 66
Slovenia 66 66 65 65 66
Greece 66 66 66 66 66
South Africa 67 66 66 66 65
Serbia 67 66 66 66 65
Croatia 67 66 65 65 64
West Bank and Gaza 67 67 67 66 66
Finland 67 67 67 66 66
Suriname 67 67 67 67 67
Macedonia, FYR 67 67 67 66 66
Sweden 67 68 68 67 67
Luxembourg 67 66 66 66 66
Poland 68 67 66 65 65
Ireland 68 68 68 68 70
Jordan 69 69 69 69 69
Portugal 69 68 68 69 70
Gabon 69 68 68 67 67
Norway 69 69 71 72 73
Romania 69 70 72 73 72
Slovak Republic 69 69 69 68 68
Ukraine 69 69 68 68 67
Netherlands 70 70 70 71 72
Germany 70 70 69 69 69
Lebanon 70 70 70 70 70
Cyprus 70 70 70 70 69
Russian Federation 70 70 68 66 65
Macao SAR, China 70 72 81 79 78
Austria 70 71 70 70 69
French Polynesia 71 70 70 70 70
Iraq 71 71 71 70 70
Papua New Guinea 71 72 71 72 73
Moldova 71 70 69 68 67
Denmark 71 73 73 73 72
Belarus 71 70 69 68 67
Czech Republic 71 71 71 71 71
United Kingdom 72 71 71 71 70
New Caledonia 72 72 71 71 71
Uzbekistan 72 72 72 72 72
Congo, Rep. 72 72 72 72 72
Azerbaijan 72 72 72 72 72
Latvia 72 71 69 68 68
Nigeria 72 72 71 70 69
Estonia 72 71 70 70 70
Cuba 72 72 72 72 71
Lithuania 73 72 71 70 70
Canada 73 72 72 72 72
Swaziland 73 73 73 73 72
Libya 74 74 74 74 74
New Zealand 74 74 74 74 73
Ghana 74 74 75 75 76
Egypt, Arab Rep. 74 73 73 72 72
Australia 74 74 74 73 73
Turkmenistan 74 74 73 73 73
United States 74 74 74 74 74
Yemen, Rep. 74 74 73 72 72
Kyrgyz Republic 74 74 74 74 74
Haiti 74 74 73 72 71
Maldives 75 74 73 73 72
Congo, Dem. Rep. 75 75 75 74 74
Tunisia 75 74 74 74 73
Angola 75 75 75 75 75
Armenia 75 75 74 74 74
Georgia 75 75 75 75 75
Sudan 75 75 75 75 75
Tonga 75 75 75 74 74
Trinidad and Tobago 75 76 76 76 76
Korea, Rep. 75 75 75 75 74
Albania 75 75 75 75 74
Malta 75 75 74 74 73
Tajikistan 76 76 76 75 75
Barbados 76 77 74 75 75
Sao Tome and Principe 76 76 75 75 74
St. Lucia 76 76 76 76 76
Argentina 76 76 76 75 75
Samoa 77 76 76 76 75
Guam 77 76 76 76 75
Sri Lanka 77 75 76 77 78
Algeria 77 78 78 77 77
Solomon Islands 77 77 78 78 78
Kazakhstan 77 77 77 77 77
Iran, Islamic Rep. 77 76 75 74 74
Hong Kong SAR, China 77 77 76 75 75
Uruguay 77 78 78 77 76
Mauritania 78 78 78 78 78
Kenya 78 77 76 76 75
Japan 78 78 78 78 77
Somalia 78 78 78 78 78
Cameroon 78 78 77 77 77
Turkey 78 77 77 76 76
Chile 78 77 77 76 76
Guinea-Bissau 79 79 79 79 78
Guinea 79 79 79 79 79
Colombia 79 79 80 80 81
Bhutan 79 79 79 79 79
Saudi Arabia 79 78 77 76 74
Malawi 79 79 79 79 79
Myanmar 80 80 80 80 80
Switzerland 80 79 79 78 78
Iceland 80 82 80 80 81
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 80 80 80 80 79
Comoros 80 80 80 80 79
Chad 80 80 80 80 80
Timor-Leste 80 80 79 78 78
Morocco 80 81 80 81 80
Zimbabwe 80 80 80 80 80
Malaysia 80 80 81 81 81
Botswana 80 80 80 80 80
Peru 80 81 82 82 84
Jamaica 81 80 80 79 79
Singapore 81 79 80 79 79
Mozambique 81 80 80 80 82
Fiji 81 80 79 78 77
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 81 81 81 80 80
Venezuela, RB 81 82 83 83 83
Panama 81 82 82 81 83
Brunei Darussalam 81 81 80 80 80
Belize 81 84 86 86 85
Mauritius 81 81 81 81 80
Guyana 81 81 81 81 81
Afghanistan 81 81 81 81 81
Kuwait 82 82 83 83 83
Oman 82 82 81 80 80
Syrian Arab Republic 82 82 82 82 81
Indonesia 82 83 84 83 81
Uganda 82 82 82 82 82
Lao PDR 82 82 82 82 82
Bolivia 82 82 82 82 82
Bahamas, The 83 81 79 77 74
Costa Rica 83 83 82 83 83
Lesotho 83 83 82 82 82
Philippines 83 84 84 83 84
El Salvador 83 83 81 81 81
Togo 83 83 83 82 82
Thailand 83 83 82 82 81
Pakistan 83 83 83 83 83
Dominican Republic 83 83 82 82 81
Ecuador 84 84 84 84 84
Vietnam 84 84 84 83 83
India 84 84 84 84 83
Mexico 84 83 83 84 84
Nicaragua 84 85 84 84 83
China 85 85 85 84 84
Cambodia 85 84 84 84 85
Gambia, The 85 85 85 84 84
Cabo Verde 85 85 85 84 84
Brazil 85 85 83 83 83
Cote d'Ivoire 85 85 84 83 82
Zambia 85 85 85 85 85
Central African Republic 86 86 86 86 86
Vanuatu 87 86 86 85 85
Honduras 87 87 88 88 88
Guatemala 87 87 87 87 86
Bahrain 88 88 87 87 87
Bangladesh 88 87 87 87 87
Benin 88 87 86 85 84
Burundi 88 87 86 85 85
Rwanda 89 88 88 87 87
Madagascar 89 89 89 89 89
Korea, Dem. Rep. 89 89 89 89 89
Senegal 89 89 88 88 88
Ethiopia 90 90 90 90 90
Nepal 91 91 91 91 91
Burkina Faso 91 91 91 91 91
Niger 91 90 90 90 89
Paraguay 91 91 90 89 87
Tanzania 91 91 91 91 91
United Arab Emirates 92 92 92 92 92
Eritrea 92 92 92 92 91
Equatorial Guinea 93 93 93 94 93
Qatar 95 95 95 94 93
Palau
Kiribati
St. Martin (French part)
Faeroe Islands
Antigua and Barbuda
Tuvalu
Bermuda
Cayman Islands
Isle of Man
Andorra
American Samoa
Turks and Caicos Islands
Curacao
Seychelles
South Sudan
Kosovo
Aruba
St. Kitts and Nevis
Grenada
Marshall Islands
Greenland
Liechtenstein
Northern Mariana Islands
Dominica
Monaco
San Marino
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.

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