Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Bosnia and Herzegovina 57 60 60 59 59
Bulgaria 59 58 58 57 57
Hungary 59 59 58 57 58
Puerto Rico 60 62 62 62 60
Belgium 61 61 61 61 61
Italy 62 62 62 62 61
Montenegro 63 62 61 60 61
Israel 63 62 61 61 61
Liberia 63 63 63 62 62
France 63 64 63 63 63
Namibia 64 63 63 63 64
Sierra Leone 64 64 63 63 62
Spain 65 65 65 65 66
Mali 65 65 65 66 66
Mongolia 66 66 66 66 66
Djibouti 66 66 66 66 66
Greece 66 66 66 66 65
Croatia 66 65 65 64 64
Luxembourg 66 66 66 66 65
South Africa 66 66 66 65 65
Serbia 66 66 66 65 65
Slovenia 66 65 65 66 65
Poland 67 66 65 65 63
West Bank and Gaza 67 67 66 66 64
Macedonia, FYR 67 67 66 66 66
Finland 67 67 66 66 67
Suriname 67 67 67 67 66
Sweden 68 68 67 67 67
Portugal 68 68 69 70 69
Ireland 68 68 68 70 71
Gabon 68 68 67 67 67
Jordan 69 69 69 69 69
Ukraine 69 68 68 67 66
Slovak Republic 69 69 68 68 68
Norway 69 71 72 73 72
Germany 70 69 69 69 68
Lebanon 70 70 70 70 70
Russian Federation 70 68 66 65 69
Netherlands 70 70 71 72 72
Cyprus 70 70 70 69 69
French Polynesia 70 70 70 70 69
Romania 70 72 73 72 72
Belarus 70 69 68 67 66
Moldova 70 69 68 67 66
Latvia 71 69 68 68 67
Austria 71 70 70 69 69
Iraq 71 71 70 70 70
Estonia 71 70 70 70 68
United Kingdom 71 71 71 70 70
Czech Republic 71 71 71 71 71
Nigeria 72 71 70 69 68
Papua New Guinea 72 71 72 73 73
New Caledonia 72 71 71 71 71
Uzbekistan 72 72 72 72 72
Congo, Rep. 72 72 72 72 71
Azerbaijan 72 72 72 72 72
Lithuania 72 71 70 70 68
Canada 72 72 72 72 72
Cuba 72 72 72 71 71
Macao SAR, China 72 81 79 78 77
Egypt, Arab Rep. 73 73 72 72 74
Denmark 73 73 73 72 73
Swaziland 73 73 73 72 72
Haiti 74 73 72 71 70
Yemen, Rep. 74 73 72 72 71
Turkmenistan 74 73 73 73 74
Libya 74 74 74 74 74
Maldives 74 73 73 72 72
New Zealand 74 74 74 73 73
Australia 74 74 73 73 73
Ghana 74 75 75 76 76
United States 74 74 74 74 74
Kyrgyz Republic 74 74 74 74 74
Tunisia 74 74 74 73 72
Congo, Dem. Rep. 75 75 74 74 74
Armenia 75 74 74 74 73
Malta 75 74 74 73 73
Albania 75 75 75 74 74
Georgia 75 75 75 75 75
Sri Lanka 75 76 77 78 78
Tonga 75 75 74 74 73
Angola 75 75 75 75 75
Sudan 75 75 75 75 75
Korea, Rep. 75 75 75 74 74
Tajikistan 76 76 75 75 75
Sao Tome and Principe 76 75 75 74 74
Trinidad and Tobago 76 76 76 76 76
Iran, Islamic Rep. 76 75 74 74 74
Argentina 76 76 75 75 75
St. Lucia 76 76 76 76 75
Samoa 76 76 76 75 75
Guam 76 76 76 75 74
Barbados 77 74 75 75 76
Hong Kong SAR, China 77 76 75 75 74
Kazakhstan 77 77 77 77 76
Kenya 77 76 76 75 74
Solomon Islands 77 78 78 78 78
Chile 77 77 76 76 76
Turkey 77 77 76 76 75
Algeria 78 78 77 77 76
Cameroon 78 77 77 77 77
Mauritania 78 78 78 78 78
Somalia 78 78 78 78 77
Japan 78 78 78 77 77
Uruguay 78 78 77 76 76
Saudi Arabia 78 77 76 74 73
Guinea 79 79 79 79 79
Guinea-Bissau 79 79 79 78 78
Singapore 79 80 79 79 79
Malawi 79 79 79 79 80
Bhutan 79 79 79 79 79
Switzerland 79 79 78 78 78
Colombia 79 80 80 81 81
Myanmar 80 80 80 80 80
Timor-Leste 80 79 78 78 76
Fiji 80 79 78 77 77
Chad 80 80 80 80 80
Comoros 80 80 80 79 79
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 80 80 80 79 79
Jamaica 80 80 79 79 78
Zimbabwe 80 80 80 80 79
Mozambique 80 80 80 82 82
Botswana 80 80 80 80 80
Malaysia 80 81 81 81 80
Brunei Darussalam 81 80 80 80 80
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 81 81 80 80 80
Peru 81 82 82 84 83
Morocco 81 80 81 80 80
Bahamas, The 81 79 77 74 75
Mauritius 81 81 81 80 80
Guyana 81 81 81 81 81
Afghanistan 81 81 81 81 81
Oman 82 81 80 80 79
Panama 82 82 81 83 82
Iceland 82 80 80 81 82
Lao PDR 82 82 82 82 81
Syrian Arab Republic 82 82 82 81 81
Venezuela, RB 82 83 83 83 84
Bolivia 82 82 82 82 82
Uganda 82 82 82 82 83
Kuwait 82 83 83 83 82
Lesotho 83 82 82 82 81
Thailand 83 82 82 81 80
Togo 83 83 82 82 82
Mexico 83 83 84 84 83
Dominican Republic 83 82 82 81 81
El Salvador 83 81 81 81 80
Pakistan 83 83 83 83 84
Indonesia 83 84 83 81 85
Costa Rica 83 82 83 83 83
Philippines 84 84 83 84 83
Vietnam 84 84 83 83 83
Belize 84 86 86 85 84
Ecuador 84 84 84 84 84
India 84 84 84 83 83
Cambodia 84 84 84 85 83
Cote d'Ivoire 85 84 83 82 82
Nicaragua 85 84 84 83 83
China 85 85 84 84 84
Cabo Verde 85 85 84 84 84
Brazil 85 83 83 83 83
Gambia, The 85 85 84 84 84
Zambia 85 85 85 85 85
Vanuatu 86 86 85 85 84
Central African Republic 86 86 86 86 86
Benin 87 86 85 84 83
Guatemala 87 87 87 86 86
Burundi 87 86 85 85 84
Honduras 87 88 88 88 89
Bangladesh 87 87 87 87 86
Bahrain 88 87 87 87 87
Rwanda 88 88 87 87 86
Senegal 89 88 88 88 88
Madagascar 89 89 89 89 89
Korea, Dem. Rep. 89 89 89 89 88
Niger 90 90 90 89 89
Ethiopia 90 90 90 90 90
Nepal 91 91 91 91 91
Burkina Faso 91 91 91 91 91
Paraguay 91 90 89 87 87
Tanzania 91 91 91 91 91
Eritrea 92 92 92 91 91
United Arab Emirates 92 92 92 92 92
Equatorial Guinea 93 93 94 93 93
Qatar 95 95 94 93 92
Kosovo
San Marino
St. Kitts and Nevis
Dominica
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Tuvalu
Greenland
Liechtenstein
Kiribati
Marshall Islands
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
South Sudan
American Samoa
Aruba
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Bermuda
Northern Mariana Islands
Andorra
Cayman Islands
Faeroe Islands
Curacao
Antigua and Barbuda
Seychelles
Grenada
Isle of Man
Palau
St. Martin (French part)

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