Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Korea, Dem. Rep. 1 1 1 1 1
Korea, Rep. 3 3 3 3 3
Japan 4 4 4 5 5
China 6 6 6 6 7
Hong Kong SAR, China 6 5 5 5 5
Switzerland 6 6 6 6 6
Libya 6 6 5 5 4
Netherlands 7 6 6 6 7
Macao SAR, China 7 7 6 6 6
Italy 7 7 7 7 7
Singapore 8 8 7 7 7
Denmark 8 8 8 8 7
Spain 9 8 8 8 9
Sweden 9 8 7 7 7
Slovenia 9 8 7 7 6
Finland 10 10 9 10 10
France 10 10 10 10 10
Belgium 10 10 10 10 10
Luxembourg 11 11 10 10 11
Tunisia 12 10 8 8 8
Greece 14 13 12 11 11
Norway 14 13 13 12 12
Germany 14 14 13 13 13
Malta 15 16 17 16 16
Malaysia 17 16 15 15 14
Austria 17 16 15 15 14
Cyprus 18 15 13 12 11
Croatia 18 18 18 17 16
Ireland 18 18 19 19 19
Israel 18 18 18 17 17
Algeria 19 17 15 14 13
Bahrain 20 19 18 18 18
Australia 20 20 19 19 18
Portugal 21 21 21 21 21
Canada 22 21 20 19 18
Kuwait 23 25 27 25 24
Tonga 24 23 23 22 22
Montenegro 24 24 23 23 22
New Caledonia 24 20 16 17 17
Iceland 24 24 24 22 21
Poland 25 22 20 19 18
Turkmenistan 26 26 25 25 25
Myanmar 26 25 24 23 22
Czech Republic 27 22 17 16 15
Bosnia and Herzegovina 29 28 27 25 23
Sri Lanka 29 29 29 29 28
Hungary 30 28 26 25 24
Latvia 31 26 22 21 20
Vietnam 31 30 29 29 29
United Kingdom 31 31 31 30 29
Qatar 31 27 23 22 21
New Zealand 31 31 30 29 29
Serbia 32 30 28 27 26
Lebanon 33 30 28 27 25
United Arab Emirates 33 30 28 27 27
Mongolia 34 33 31 29 27
Slovak Republic 35 31 27 26 25
Brunei Darussalam 35 32 29 28 28
Macedonia, FYR 36 35 34 32 31
Lithuania 37 34 32 30 27
Estonia 37 34 30 29 27
Belarus 38 35 33 31 29
Albania 38 37 37 35 34
Mauritius 39 38 36 36 36
Azerbaijan 40 41 41 40 39
Samoa 41 43 45 43 42
Romania 41 39 37 36 34
Russian Federation 42 38 35 34 32
Kiribati 43 42 42 39 37
Jordan 44 42 41 39 38
Djibouti 45 37 29 29 28
Saudi Arabia 46 42 37 34 31
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 46 46 45 43 41
Curacao 47 45 44 42 41
Kazakhstan 47 44 42 39 37
Morocco 47 46 44 42 40
Thailand 48 47 46 45 44
Aruba 48 48 47 46 45
Burundi 48 48 47 45 43
Trinidad and Tobago 49 47 44 43 42
Ukraine 49 46 43 40 38
Philippines 50 49 49 50 51
Suriname 50 51 51 50 49
French Polynesia 52 51 49 49 48
Fiji 53 49 46 45 44
Tajikistan 53 52 50 48 46
Indonesia 54 51 48 48 49
Barbados 54 53 52 52 51
United States 55 53 51 50 48
Oman 55 49 43 39 35
Bulgaria 56 52 48 47 46
Turkey 56 54 52 51 49
Uzbekistan 56 53 50 50 50
Rwanda 57 56 55 53 51
Cambodia 57 53 50 50 49
Iran, Islamic Rep. 59 54 48 45 42
Moldova 60 59 58 54 50
Armenia 62 56 50 47 43
Seychelles 62 60 58 58 58
Georgia 64 62 61 58 56
Bahamas, The 65 63 62 58 55
Haiti 65 63 62 60 58
Vanuatu 65 64 62 61 59
Kyrgyz Republic 65 64 63 57 52
Egypt, Arab Rep. 66 62 59 58 56
Syrian Arab Republic 66 65 64 62 60
Pakistan 66 62 59 55 51
Iraq 66 65 65 65 66
Timor-Leste 67 69 72 72 71
Chile 67 67 67 66 65
Comoros 67 67 66 66 65
Antigua and Barbuda 68 68 69 68 66
Cuba 68 68 68 64 61
Uruguay 69 68 67 67 66
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 70 67 65 61 58
Grenada 70 66 61 59 57
Peru 70 70 71 69 67
Argentina 71 70 70 68 66
Puerto Rico 73 73 72 71 69
Papua New Guinea 73 74 76 75 74
Guam 73 71 70 67 65
Guyana 75 76 77 79 82
Solomon Islands 77 74 71 71 71
Maldives 79 68 58 51 45
Botswana 79 76 73 71 68
St. Lucia 80 75 70 68 67
Mexico 80 81 82 80 79
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 81 79 76 74 72
Ecuador 84 84 84 84 84
South Africa 85 83 81 79 77
Brazil 87 89 90 89 88
Bolivia 88 87 87 86 86
Colombia 90 91 92 93 93
Costa Rica 90 89 88 86 83
Lesotho 91 92 94 93 92
Paraguay 92 92 92 90 88
Lao PDR 94 90 87 84 81
Ghana 94 91 87 85 83
India 95 92 89 85 82
Panama 95 95 96 95 94
Bhutan 95 93 91 87 82
Venezuela, RB 96 95 94 94 93
Namibia 96 93 90 89 87
Jamaica 97 95 93 92 90
Sao Tome and Principe 100 97 95 93 91
Togo 101 99 96 95 94
West Bank and Gaza 103 100 98 92 87
Mauritania 104 103 101 99 98
Cabo Verde 107 106 106 104 101
Kenya 109 107 106 105 105
Sudan 110 110 110 112 114
Zimbabwe 110 110 110 104 98
Dominican Republic 112 112 111 111 110
Belize 112 109 106 103 100
Eritrea 113 110 107 104 101
El Salvador 114 113 111 108 104
Swaziland 116 112 109 108 107
Mozambique 116 116 117 130 144
Somalia 117 122 127 127 127
Senegal 117 115 112 110 109
Ethiopia 118 118 118 115 113
Honduras 119 117 115 112 110
Guatemala 124 122 121 120 119
Benin 124 124 123 121 120
Yemen, Rep. 129 122 116 110 103
Sierra Leone 130 129 128 128 128
South Sudan 131 129 128 126 124
Zambia 132 137 142 145 148
Nepal 132 131 129 126 123
Congo, Rep. 132 133 134 135 135
Cote d'Ivoire 133 130 128 128 127
Congo, Dem. Rep. 134 133 132 132 131
Equatorial Guinea 134 134 134 133 132
Tanzania 136 135 133 133 133
Guinea-Bissau 136 135 134 133 132
Central African Republic 138 136 134 132 130
Nigeria 139 138 137 135 134
Bangladesh 140 135 130 126 121
Gambia, The 141 138 134 130 127
Nicaragua 142 137 133 130 127
Burkina Faso 143 143 143 142 140
Gabon 147 145 142 139 136
Madagascar 153 154 155 154 153
Liberia 156 154 152 151 150
Malawi 165 166 167 165 163
Cameroon 169 166 163 160 158
Afghanistan 170 170 170 166 162
Guinea 176 175 174 172 170
Mali 190 190 189 188 188
Uganda 195 193 191 187 184
Chad 217 217 216 215 214
Angola 219 217 215 213 211
Niger 223 223 222 221 220
San Marino
Monaco
Dominica
American Samoa
Palau
Isle of Man
Cayman Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Tuvalu
Liechtenstein
Kosovo
Faeroe Islands
Greenland
Marshall Islands
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Martin (French part)
Andorra
Bermuda
Turks and Caicos Islands
Northern Mariana Islands

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