Country name 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Moldova 52 51 50 48 47
Bulgaria 57 56 58 60 62
Bosnia and Herzegovina 57 57 56 58 58
Hungary 58 58 59 59 58
Montenegro 60 60 60 60 61
Puerto Rico 60 61 60 59 57
Belgium 61 61 61 61 61
Israel 61 61 61 62 62
South Africa 61 62 63 62 64
Italy 62 61 61 61 61
Nigeria 62 62 62 63 63
Croatia 62 61 60 61 61
Poland 62 63 62 62 63
Liberia 63 63 63 64 64
France 63 62 62 62 62
Macedonia, FYR 63 64 66 66 68
Central Europe and the Baltics 63 63 63 63 64
Belarus 63 63 62 62 62
Ukraine 64 65 65 66 66
Romania 64 63 64 64 64
Luxembourg 64 65 64 64 64
Serbia 64 64 64 64 64
Gabon 64 64 64 64 64
Lithuania 65 63 62 63 64
Greece 65 65 65 65 65
Mongolia 65 65 65 66 64
Finland 66 65 66 66 67
Germany 66 67 67 67 67
Slovenia 66 66 66 67 66
Djibouti 66 66 66 66 66
French Polynesia 67 66 65 65 64
Sierra Leone 67 67 67 68 68
Latvia 67 66 68 69 70
Sweden 67 68 68 68 68
Estonia 67 65 68 69 70
Austria 67 67 68 69 68
West Bank and Gaza 67 67 67 68 69
Suriname 67 67 68 68 68
Namibia 67 68 68 69 69
Cuba 67 67 67 68 68
Mali 67 70 73 75 77
Spain 67 68 68 68 69
Jordan 68 68 67 67 68
Russian Federation 68 69 69 70 71
Slovak Republic 69 68 68 68 68
Czech Republic 69 69 69 68 68
Timor-Leste 69 66 63 60 58
Iraq 69 69 69 69 69
Tunisia 69 68 69 69 69
Haiti 69 70 70 70 70
United Kingdom 69 69 70 70 70
Portugal 70 69 70 70 69
Malta 70 69 68 68 67
Azerbaijan 70 69 69 68 68
Turkey 70 70 70 70 70
Albania 70 69 68 67 66
Armenia 70 70 69 69 69
New Caledonia 70 70 69 69 68
Lebanon 71 71 71 70 70
Samoa 71 69 68 66 64
Norway 71 71 70 71 72
Kenya 71 70 70 71 71
Swaziland 71 71 71 71 71
Yemen, Rep. 71 71 71 71 71
Ireland 71 73 73 73 73
Congo, Rep. 72 72 72 72 72
Australia 72 72 72 73 73
Hong Kong SAR, China 72 71 71 71 70
Guam 72 70 71 73 72
Denmark 72 71 72 71 71
United States 72 72 72 72 72
Uzbekistan 72 73 73 73 74
Ghana 73 72 71 71 71
Chile 73 73 74 74 74
Algeria 73 73 72 72 71
Canada 73 73 72 72 73
Netherlands 73 73 73 73 73
Congo, Dem. Rep. 73 73 73 73 73
Georgia 73 73 73 73 73
Cyprus 73 73 73 73 72
Japan 74 73 73 73 73
Maldives 74 75 76 76 76
Korea, Rep. 74 73 73 73 72
Macao SAR, China 74 74 76 77 78
Iran, Islamic Rep. 74 74 73 72 70
Saudi Arabia 74 74 74 75 75
Uruguay 74 74 77 77 77
Kyrgyz Republic 74 76 77 78 78
New Zealand 74 75 75 76 75
Papua New Guinea 74 74 75 74 74
Fiji 74 74 73 72 72
Egypt, Arab Rep. 74 76 73 73 74
Sao Tome and Principe 75 75 75 76 76
Tajikistan 75 75 75 75 76
Turkmenistan 75 75 75 75 75
Tonga 75 75 75 76 75
Libya 75 75 75 76 76
Kazakhstan 75 75 75 76 76
Sri Lanka 75 76 77 77 77
Sudan 76 76 76 76 76
Switzerland 76 75 75 76 75
Angola 76 76 77 77 77
Trinidad and Tobago 76 76 76 77 76
Singapore 76 77 77 78 77
Jamaica 76 76 76 76 76
Cameroon 76 76 76 76 76
Argentina 76 77 77 76 75
Oman 76 77 77 77 78
Barbados 76 76 76 76 76
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 76 76 76 75 75
Lesotho 77 76 75 74 73
Somalia 77 77 76 76 76
Fragile and conflict affected situations 77 77 77 77 77
Syrian Arab Republic 77 76 75 75 74
St. Lucia 77 78 76 75 75
Bahamas, The 77 78 78 79 79
El Salvador 77 78 78 79 79
Mauritius 78 77 76 76 75
Bhutan 78 78 77 77 76
Brunei Darussalam 78 78 77 77 77
Malaysia 78 78 77 76 76
Guinea-Bissau 78 79 79 78 78
Guinea 78 78 78 78 78
Mauritania 78 79 79 79 79
Morocco 79 78 78 77 77
Benin 79 79 79 79 79
Solomon Islands 79 79 79 79 79
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 79 79 79 78 78
Peru 79 79 82 84 85
Chad 79 79 79 79 79
Comoros 79 80 80 80 80
Iceland 79 80 82 82 81
Lao PDR 80 80 79 79 79
Costa Rica 80 81 80 81 80
China 80 80 79 79 78
Dominican Republic 81 81 80 80 80
Togo 81 80 80 80 81
Afghanistan 81 81 81 81 80
Botswana 81 81 81 81 81
Nicaragua 81 81 80 80 80
Myanmar 81 81 81 82 82
Uganda 81 80 80 80 80
Colombia 81 81 78 78 78
Mexico 81 81 82 81 81
Belize 81 81 81 81 82
Panama 81 81 81 81 83
Thailand 82 81 81 82 82
Bolivia 82 82 81 81 81
Guyana 82 82 82 82 82
Brazil 82 82 82 81 81
Kuwait 82 82 82 82 82
Vanuatu 82 82 81 81 81
Vietnam 82 82 82 81 81
Cote d'Ivoire 82 82 82 82 82
Venezuela, RB 82 82 81 80 80
Burundi 82 82 82 82 81
Bahrain 83 83 84 85 86
Cabo Verde 83 83 83 83 83
Philippines 83 80 79 78 79
India 83 83 83 82 82
Mozambique 83 83 83 83 83
Gambia, The 84 84 84 84 83
Pakistan 84 84 85 84 83
Rwanda 84 84 84 85 85
Honduras 84 84 83 83 83
Ecuador 85 85 86 84 83
Indonesia 85 85 85 85 84
Bangladesh 85 85 85 85 85
Malawi 85 86 84 82 81
Central African Republic 85 85 85 85 85
Cambodia 86 86 86 86 86
Paraguay 86 86 86 86 86
Guatemala 86 87 89 88 88
Zambia 86 86 86 86 86
Korea, Dem. Rep. 87 86 86 85 85
Senegal 88 88 88 88 88
Madagascar 89 89 90 90 90
Nepal 89 89 89 88 88
Eritrea 90 89 89 89 89
Niger 90 91 91 90 90
Zimbabwe 90 90 90 90 90
Burkina Faso 90 90 90 90 90
Tanzania 91 91 90 90 90
Ethiopia 91 91 91 91 90
United Arab Emirates 92 92 91 90 89
Equatorial Guinea 93 93 92 92 92
Qatar 93 94 95 95 95
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
San Marino
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Kiribati
Turks and Caicos Islands
St. Kitts and Nevis
Kosovo
Monaco
Northern Mariana Islands
American Samoa
St. Martin (French part)
Liechtenstein
Tuvalu
Andorra
Faeroe Islands
Aruba
Antigua and Barbuda
Seychelles
South Sudan
Grenada
Dominica
Greenland
Curacao
Bermuda
Cayman Islands
Palau
Isle of Man
Marshall Islands

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