Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Qatar 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.5
Rwanda 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Kuwait 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
Benin 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.9
Thailand 1.2 1.1 0.9 3.4 3.0
Cambodia 1.6 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.3
Bhutan 2.7 2.5 1.9 1.4 1.4
Singapore 2.2 2.2 2.0 3.5 3.8
Lao PDR 2.6 1.9 2.0 2.0 1.9
Hong Kong SAR, China 3.2 2.8 2.2 4.6 6.2
Burkina Faso 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.3
Malaysia 3.1 2.5 2.4 3.2 3.4
Guinea 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.2 2.1
United Arab Emirates 1.8 2.6 2.5 3.1 3.1
Luxembourg 2.9 3.3 2.5 2.8 2.4
Korea, Rep. 2.1 2.0 2.6 7.0 6.3
Madagascar 3.1 3.0 2.7 2.6 2.6
Uganda 2.7 2.2 2.8 2.8 2.7
Bangladesh 2.9 2.5 2.9 2.5 3.1
Vietnam 2.1 1.9 2.9 2.3 2.3
Papua New Guinea 3.0 2.6 3.1 2.7 2.8
Macao SAR, China 3.6 4.2 3.1 4.5 6.3
Cyprus 3.9 4.3 3.3 4.9 5.7
Honduras 3.2 4.4 3.3 4.0 3.9
Japan 3.2 3.4 3.4 4.1 4.7
Brunei Darussalam 3.9 4.1 3.4 3.5 4.4
Sierra Leone 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4
Nepal 2.5 4.5 3.7 3.0 1.8
Myanmar 3.8 3.8 3.9 4.1 3.6
Norway 4.9 4.8 3.9 3.2 3.2
Guatemala 3.7 3.6 3.9 3.2 1.9
Iceland 4.9 3.7 3.9 2.7 2.0
Switzerland 3.3 3.7 4.1 3.6 3.1
Mexico 6.9 5.2 4.1 3.6 2.5
Liberia 3.9 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.2
Cote d'Ivoire 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1
India 4.0 4.0 4.2 4.1 4.4
Austria 3.7 4.1 4.2 4.2 3.7
Bolivia 5.0 5.2 4.3 3.5 4.3
Solomon Islands 4.0 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.3
Tanzania 4.7 5.0 4.6 4.8 4.6
China 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.7 4.7
Indonesia 3.9 4.4 4.7 5.5 6.3
Korea, Dem. Rep. 2.8 4.9 4.8 5.0 4.7
Czech Republic 4.0 3.9 4.8 6.5 8.7
Afghanistan 4.8 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.8
Peru 5.2 6.3 4.9 4.6 5.4
United States 5.7 5.5 5.0 4.6 4.3
Niger 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.0
Nicaragua 3.3 4.1 5.1 4.8 5.1
Paraguay 3.4 4.4 5.3 5.3 6.6
Denmark 7.0 6.8 5.4 5.0 5.1
Ecuador 5.5 5.6 5.5 5.9 6.5
Netherlands 7.2 6.4 5.5 4.4 3.6
Romania 8.0 6.7 5.5 5.6 6.2
Costa Rica 5.2 6.2 5.7 5.6 6.0
Pakistan 5.0 5.3 5.8 5.7 6.1
Bahrain 7.5 6.2 5.9 6.4 6.8
Equatorial Guinea 6.5 6.2 6.1 6.4 6.4
Chile 7.3 6.3 6.1 6.3 9.8
Saudi Arabia 5.4 6.0 6.2 6.4 4.3
Lebanon 8.1 8.4 6.2 8.3 8.6
Portugal 6.8 6.8 6.3 4.9 4.4
Mongolia 7.3 6.2 6.3 6.2 6.2
Belarus 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.4 6.5
Azerbaijan 6.5 4.7 6.6 10.4 5.2
Slovenia 7.2 6.9 6.6 7.4 7.3
Congo, Rep. 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.8
Comoros 6.7 6.8 6.7 6.8 6.8
Fiji 5.4 5.8 6.7 8.4 8.1
Turkey 7.6 6.6 6.8 6.9 7.7
Timor-Leste 6.7 6.7 6.8 7.3 6.7
New Zealand 6.5 6.3 6.8 7.7 7.0
Somalia 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.9 6.9
Guinea-Bissau 7.0 7.0 6.9 7.2 6.8
Central African Republic 6.9 7.1 6.9 6.9 7.0
Malta 7.2 7.1 6.9 6.3 6.9
Zimbabwe 5.5 6.0 6.9 6.5 6.0
Angola 6.8 6.8 6.9 7.0 6.9
Chad 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.1
Gambia, The 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1
Togo 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.2
Cuba 8.3 7.6 7.1 6.2 6.3
Burundi 7.2 7.3 7.2 7.1 7.3
Ghana 9.5 9.6 7.2 8.2 10.1
United Kingdom 8.7 8.3 7.2 6.2 6.0
Cabo Verde 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.1
Malawi 7.2 7.3 7.3 7.4 7.5
Eritrea 7.4 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.5
Nigeria 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5
Oman 7.0 7.2 7.5 7.9 8.3
Uruguay 10.4 11.3 7.7 7.7 11.2
Israel 6.9 6.7 7.7 8.5 8.9
Brazil 6.0 6.8 7.7 8.9 9.6
Cameroon 3.4 8.1 7.7 7.3 7.0
Philippines 8.4 7.4 7.9 9.4 9.4
El Salvador 7.6 7.7 8.0 7.3 7.0
Moldova 6.6 6.5 8.0 5.6 11.1
Kyrgyz Republic 8.4 8.7 8.2 9.7 8.2
Congo, Dem. Rep. 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2
Ethiopia 8.1 8.1 8.2 8.2 8.2
Mali 8.9 8.6 8.3 8.5 8.2
Egypt, Arab Rep. 11.3 9.0 8.4 8.2 8.1
Mauritius 9.4 8.9 8.4 8.7 9.0
Australia 8.5 8.5 8.5 7.7 6.9
Mozambique 8.8 8.7 8.7 8.6 8.6
Hungary 10.2 9.9 8.7 7.8 7.0
Ukraine 5.6 7.6 8.9 11.3 11.6
Belgium 9.3 9.5 9.0 9.3 8.6
Canada 9.5 9.6 9.1 8.3 7.6
Syrian Arab Republic 7.2 9.5 9.5 7.2 7.6
Greece 9.1 9.7 9.6 10.8 11.7
Bahamas, The 10.8 11.5 9.8 7.6 7.4
Germany 8.1 8.9 9.8 9.2 8.4
Croatia 10.1 10.0 9.9 11.0 13.5
Kenya 9.9 9.9 9.9 9.8 9.8
Senegal 10.1 10.1 10.1 10.1 10.1
Sweden 9.3 10.1 10.2 8.5 7.3
Ireland 12.0 11.7 10.2 7.7 5.8
Maldives 9.8 10.1 10.4 10.5 10.3
Estonia 9.7 9.9 10.4 9.5 11.6
Suriname 8.4 10.9 10.5 10.6 13.8
Sri Lanka 12.2 11.3 10.6 9.1 8.9
Venezuela, RB 10.2 12.4 10.6 11.0 14.5
Turkmenistan 10.7 10.9 10.9 11.0 11.0
Uzbekistan 10.8 11.0 11.1 11.1 11.0
Iran, Islamic Rep. 11.0 10.9 11.2 11.2 11.2
Morocco 11.6 11.3 11.2 10.9 13.9
Poland 13.3 12.4 11.2 10.7 12.5
Haiti 10.8 11.2 11.3 11.3 7.2
Guyana 11.8 11.7 11.6 11.5 11.5
Colombia 13.0 13.7 11.6 13.1 14.8
Tajikistan 11.3 11.4 11.7 11.8 11.9
Russian Federation 9.4 9.7 11.8 13.3 13.0
Slovak Republic 13.1 11.3 11.9 12.6 16.4
Italy 11.7 11.9 12.0 12.1 11.7
Georgia 14.3 12.3 12.3 12.4 13.8
Finland 15.3 14.4 12.6 11.4 10.1
France 11.8 12.4 12.6 12.1 12.0
Belize 12.5 13.8 12.7 14.3 12.8
Jordan 14.6 13.7 12.9 13.7 12.9
Kazakhstan 11.0 13.0 13.0 13.1 13.5
Panama 14.0 14.5 13.4 14.0 11.8
Yemen, Rep. 12.9 12.4 13.6 15.0 13.6
Bulgaria 15.7 13.5 13.7 12.2 14.1
Albania 15.9 14.6 13.8 14.9 15.0
Serbia 13.4 13.2 13.8 13.7 13.7
Puerto Rico 14.1 13.9 14.1 13.8 12.1
Lithuania 17.1 15.6 14.1 13.7 13.4
Zambia 18.4 15.3 14.5 12.0 12.2
Barbados 19.7 14.7 14.6 12.3 10.4
Latvia 12.5 12.4 14.7 14.5 13.8
Argentina 18.8 17.2 14.9 12.8 14.1
Trinidad and Tobago 17.2 16.3 15.0 14.2 13.1
Sudan 15.1 15.0 15.3 15.1 15.1
Dominican Republic 15.8 16.7 15.6 14.4 13.8
Tunisia 15.4 15.6 15.9 17.3 16.0
Jamaica 16.2 16.0 16.5 15.5 15.7
Armenia 24.0 19.1 17.6 18.3 17.6
Iraq 19.4 19.4 18.4 19.3 18.2
Namibia 19.5 19.5 19.5 19.6 19.8
Libya 19.4 19.7 19.8 19.9 20.0
West Bank and Gaza 16.5 23.8 20.3 14.4 11.8
Gabon 19.0 19.7 20.5 20.6 20.6
Botswana 21.5 21.5 21.0 20.8 21.9
Montenegro 19.5 19.9 21.0 20.3 21.2
Spain 23.1 22.5 21.1 19.0 15.9
Swaziland 21.7 22.0 22.5 22.6 22.6
South Africa 16.9 21.0 22.9 25.0 25.4
Algeria 27.9 28.7 25.4 25.4 25.4
Bosnia and Herzegovina 24.9 25.3 27.6 25.8 25.4
Mauritania 32.1 32.2 32.2 32.3 32.3
Macedonia, FYR 32.0 34.0 36.0 34.5 32.4
Lesotho 32.6 28.6 39.3 33.4 27.3
Aruba
Bermuda
Sao Tome and Principe
St. Kitts and Nevis
Marshall Islands
St. Lucia
Isle of Man
St. Martin (French part)
Tonga
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Samoa
Palau
Djibouti
South Sudan
Guam
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Tuvalu
French Polynesia
Liechtenstein
Cayman Islands
San Marino
Turks and Caicos Islands
Kosovo
Andorra
Vanuatu
American Samoa
Greenland
Northern Mariana Islands
Faeroe Islands
Curacao
New Caledonia
Kiribati
Antigua and Barbuda
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Seychelles
Dominica
Monaco
Grenada

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