Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Afghanistan
Albania
Algeria
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 20 20 21
Armenia
Aruba
Australia
Austria 11 11 12 12 12
Azerbaijan
Bahamas, The 14 13 11 12 13
Bahrain
Bangladesh
Barbados
Belarus
Belgium 15 15 16 18 18
Belize 17 17 14 16
Benin
Bermuda
Bhutan
Bolivia 22 19
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria
Burkina Faso
Burundi
Cabo Verde
Cambodia
Cameroon
Canada 19 19 19 18 18
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Chad
Chile 4 5 4 4 5
China
Colombia 20
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Congo, Rep.
Costa Rica 12 14 14 14 13
Cote d'Ivoire
Croatia
Cuba
Curacao
Cyprus 6 8
Czech Republic 3 3 3 3 3
Denmark 17 17 17 15 16
Djibouti
Dominica 19
Dominican Republic 16
Ecuador 13 16 17
Egypt, Arab Rep.
El Salvador 10 15 15
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia 10 7 7 7
Ethiopia
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Finland 8 9 10 10 10
France 16 17 17 17 17
French Polynesia
Gabon
Gambia, The
Georgia
Germany 15 16 16 17 18
Ghana
Greece 8 8 9 8 6
Greenland
Grenada 24 32
Guam
Guatemala 22 18
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti
Honduras 15 13 13 16
Hong Kong SAR, China
Hungary 3 3 3 3 3
Iceland 21 22 23 21 20
India
Indonesia 26 25 28 27 23
Iran, Islamic Rep.
Iraq
Ireland 12 12 17 17 17
Isle of Man
Israel 22 21 23 23 23
Italy 7 7 7 8 9
Jamaica 7 8 7 9 9
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Kenya
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. People’s Rep.
Korea, Rep. 4 5 7 8 7
Kuwait
Kyrgyz Republic
Lao PDR
Latvia 12 13 12 12 11
Lebanon
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 9 9
Luxembourg 10 11 13 12 12
Macao SAR, China 7 6 8 9 10
Macedonia, FYR 10 6
Madagascar
Malawi
Malaysia
Maldives
Mali
Malta 6
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius 29
Mexico 15 16 15 14 14
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova 32
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Morocco
Mozambique
Myanmar
Namibia 17
Nepal
Netherlands 38 38 39 39 41
New Caledonia
New Zealand 22 22 23 23 22
Nicaragua 8 11 9 7 11
Niger
Nigeria
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 22 21 21 21 20
Oman
Pakistan
Palau
Panama 12 13 14 14 14
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 13 12 15
Peru
Philippines
Poland 11 11 13 13
Portugal 9 10 10 9 9
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Romania 14 15 16 16 16
Russian Federation 4 4 5 8 7
Rwanda
Samoa
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 2 2 2 2 2
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Somalia
South Africa 9
South Sudan
Spain 7 8 8 8 8
Sri Lanka
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan
Suriname 17 19 20
Swaziland
Sweden 15 14 13 14 14
Switzerland 24 24 24 25 24
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Tanzania 22
Thailand 5 9 7 7 7
Timor-Leste
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago 13 10 11 10 8
Tunisia
Turkey 6 6 6 8 9
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom 23 23 23 23 23
United States 12 12 12 12 11
Uruguay 29
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Venezuela, RB 7 8 9 13 13
Vietnam
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep.
Zambia
Zimbabwe 22

Featured indicators

Help/Feedback

User Voice