Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Hungary 59 58 57 58 58
Bulgaria 58 58 57 57 56
Bosnia and Herzegovina 60 60 59 59 58
Montenegro 62 61 60 61 60
Belgium 61 61 61 61 61
Israel 62 61 61 61 61
Italy 62 62 62 61 61
Liberia 63 63 62 62 62
Puerto Rico 62 62 62 60 60
Sierra Leone 64 63 63 62 62
France 64 63 63 63 63
Namibia 63 63 63 64 65
Croatia 65 65 64 64 63
Poland 66 65 65 63 64
South Africa 66 66 65 65 65
Russian Federation 68 66 65 69 68
Serbia 66 66 65 65 65
Spain 65 65 65 66 66
Luxembourg 66 66 66 65 66
Mongolia 66 66 66 66 66
Mali 65 65 66 66 66
Greece 66 66 66 65 65
West Bank and Gaza 67 66 66 64 65
Slovenia 65 65 66 65 64
Macedonia, FYR 67 66 66 66 66
Finland 67 66 66 67 67
Djibouti 66 66 66 66 66
Ukraine 68 68 67 66 65
Sweden 68 67 67 67 68
Gabon 68 67 67 67 66
Belarus 69 68 67 66 65
Suriname 67 67 67 66 66
Moldova 69 68 67 66 64
Latvia 69 68 68 67 65
Slovak Republic 69 68 68 68 68
Jordan 69 69 69 69 69
Nigeria 71 70 69 68 67
Austria 70 70 69 69 69
Cyprus 70 70 69 69 72
Germany 69 69 69 68 68
French Polynesia 70 70 70 69 69
Ireland 68 68 70 71 71
Portugal 68 69 70 69 70
Estonia 70 70 70 68 67
Lithuania 71 70 70 68 66
Lebanon 70 70 70 70 71
Iraq 71 70 70 70 70
United Kingdom 71 71 70 70 70
Haiti 73 72 71 70 69
Czech Republic 71 71 71 71 70
New Caledonia 71 71 71 71 71
Cuba 72 72 71 71 70
Congo, Rep. 72 72 72 71 72
Yemen, Rep. 73 72 72 71 71
Egypt, Arab Rep. 73 72 72 74 73
Denmark 73 73 72 73 72
Netherlands 70 71 72 72 73
Azerbaijan 72 72 72 72 72
Canada 72 72 72 72 72
Uzbekistan 72 72 72 72 72
Maldives 73 73 72 72 71
Swaziland 73 73 72 72 72
Romania 72 73 72 72 72
Norway 71 72 73 72 72
Papua New Guinea 71 72 73 73 74
Australia 74 73 73 73 72
Turkmenistan 73 73 73 74 74
Tunisia 74 74 73 72 72
New Zealand 74 74 73 73 73
Malta 74 74 73 73 72
Armenia 74 74 74 73 73
Libya 74 74 74 74 74
Tonga 75 74 74 73 73
Bahamas, The 79 77 74 75 75
Saudi Arabia 77 76 74 73 74
Sao Tome and Principe 75 75 74 74 73
Congo, Dem. Rep. 75 74 74 74 74
Kyrgyz Republic 74 74 74 74 74
Iran, Islamic Rep. 75 74 74 74 74
United States 74 74 74 74 74
Albania 75 75 74 74 73
Korea, Rep. 75 75 74 74 73
Hong Kong SAR, China 76 75 75 74 73
Kenya 76 76 75 74 73
Sudan 75 75 75 75 75
Argentina 76 75 75 75 74
Guam 76 76 75 74 74
Tajikistan 76 75 75 75 75
Samoa 76 76 75 75 74
Georgia 75 75 75 75 74
Barbados 74 75 75 76 76
Angola 75 75 75 75 75
St. Lucia 76 76 76 75 76
Ghana 75 75 76 76 77
Turkey 77 76 76 75 73
Trinidad and Tobago 76 76 76 76 76
Chile 77 76 76 76 75
Uruguay 78 77 76 76 76
Kazakhstan 77 77 77 76 76
Algeria 78 77 77 76 75
Cameroon 77 77 77 77 77
Fiji 79 78 77 77 76
Japan 78 78 77 77 76
Sri Lanka 76 77 78 78 77
Somalia 78 78 78 77 77
Timor-Leste 79 78 78 76 74
Mauritania 78 78 78 78 78
Solomon Islands 78 78 78 78 79
Switzerland 79 78 78 78 78
Guinea-Bissau 79 79 78 78 79
Macao SAR, China 81 79 78 77 76
Guinea 79 79 79 79 78
Singapore 80 79 79 79 78
Jamaica 80 79 79 78 78
Malawi 79 79 79 80 81
Bhutan 79 79 79 79 79
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 80 80 79 79 77
Comoros 80 80 79 79 79
Oman 81 80 80 79 78
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 81 80 80 80 80
Zimbabwe 80 80 80 79 81
Chad 80 80 80 80 80
Myanmar 80 80 80 80 80
Morocco 80 81 80 80 79
Brunei Darussalam 80 80 80 80 80
Mauritius 81 81 80 80 80
Botswana 80 80 80 80 80
Malaysia 81 81 81 80 81
El Salvador 81 81 81 80 79
Colombia 80 80 81 81 82
Indonesia 84 83 81 85 85
Dominican Republic 82 82 81 81 80
Guyana 81 81 81 81 81
Syrian Arab Republic 82 82 81 81 81
Afghanistan 81 81 81 81 81
Thailand 82 82 81 80 81
Iceland 80 80 81 82 82
Mozambique 80 80 82 82 83
Lao PDR 82 82 82 81 81
Lesotho 82 82 82 81 80
Togo 83 82 82 82 82
Bolivia 82 82 82 82 82
Uganda 82 82 82 83 83
Cote d'Ivoire 84 83 82 82 82
Kuwait 83 83 83 82 82
Panama 82 81 83 82 82
Brazil 83 83 83 83 82
Vietnam 84 83 83 83 83
Pakistan 83 83 83 84 84
Venezuela, RB 83 83 83 84 82
India 84 84 83 83 83
Costa Rica 82 83 83 83 82
Nicaragua 84 84 83 83 83
Peru 82 82 84 83 83
Benin 86 85 84 83 81
Mexico 83 84 84 83 82
Ecuador 84 84 84 84 84
Gambia, The 85 84 84 84 84
China 85 84 84 84 83
Philippines 84 83 84 83 82
Cabo Verde 85 84 84 84 84
Burundi 86 85 85 84 84
Cambodia 84 84 85 83 81
Vanuatu 86 85 85 84 84
Belize 86 86 85 84 84
Zambia 85 85 85 85 85
Central African Republic 86 86 86 86 86
Guatemala 87 87 86 86 86
Rwanda 88 87 87 86 85
Bangladesh 87 87 87 86 86
Bahrain 87 87 87 87 86
Paraguay 90 89 87 87 87
Senegal 88 88 88 88 88
Honduras 88 88 88 89 88
Korea, Dem. Rep. 89 89 89 88 88
Niger 90 90 89 89 89
Madagascar 89 89 89 89 90
Ethiopia 90 90 90 90 90
Burkina Faso 91 91 91 91 90
Nepal 91 91 91 91 90
Tanzania 91 91 91 91 91
Eritrea 92 92 91 91 91
United Arab Emirates 92 92 92 92 92
Qatar 95 94 93 92 92
Equatorial Guinea 93 94 93 93 93
Palau
Monaco
Tuvalu
South Sudan
San Marino
Kiribati
Greenland
Antigua and Barbuda
Seychelles
St. Kitts and Nevis
Bermuda
Andorra
Grenada
St. Martin (French part)
Marshall Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Aruba
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Faeroe Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Isle of Man
Cayman Islands
American Samoa
Dominica
Liechtenstein
Curacao

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