Country name 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
United Arab Emirates 2 1 1 1 1
Qatar 2 2 2 2 2
Bahrain 3 2 2 2 2
Brunei Darussalam 3 3 3 3 3
Oman 3 3 3 3 3
Kuwait 3 3 3 3 3
Syrian Arab Republic 3 3 3 3 3
Saudi Arabia 4 4 3 3 3
Andorra 4 4 3 3 3
St. Martin (French part) 4 4 4 4 4
Jordan 4 4 4 4 4
Maldives 4 4 4 4 4
West Bank and Gaza 4 4 4 4 4
Costa Rica 4 4 4 4 4
Libya 4 4 4 4 4
Singapore 4 4 4 5 4
Malaysia 4 4 5 5 5
Mexico 5 5 5 4 4
Guam 5 5 5 5 5
French Polynesia 5 5 5 5 5
Lebanon 5 5 5 5 4
Macao SAR, China 5 5 5 5 5
Panama 5 5 5 5 5
Nicaragua 5 5 5 5 5
New Caledonia 5 5 5 5 5
Ecuador 5 5 5 5 5
Belize 5 5 5 5 5
Korea, Rep. 5 5 5 5 5
Venezuela, RB 5 5 5 5 5
Chile 5 5 5 5 5
Honduras 5 5 5 5 5
Iran, Islamic Rep. 5 5 5 5 5
Vanuatu 5 5 5 5 5
Uzbekistan 5 5 5 5 5
Iraq 5 5 5 6 6
Vietnam 5 5 5 6 6
Algeria 5 5 6 6 6
Peru 5 5 5 5 5
Cabo Verde 6 5 5 5 5
Colombia 6 6 6 6 6
Paraguay 6 6 6 6 6
Israel 6 6 6 6 5
Bahamas, The 6 6 6 6 6
Hong Kong SAR, China 5 6 6 6 6
Samoa 6 6 6 6 6
Guatemala 6 6 6 6 6
Albania 6 6 6 6 6
Tunisia 6 6 6 6 6
Turkey 6 6 6 6 6
Dominican Republic 6 6 6 6 6
Philippines 6 6 6 6 6
Morocco 6 6 6 6 6
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 6 6 6 7 7
Liechtenstein 6 6 6 6 6
Azerbaijan 6 6 6 6 6
Iceland 6 6 6 6 6
Tonga 6 6 6 6 6
Brazil 6 6 6 6 6
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 6 6 6 6 6
Fiji 6 6 6 6 7
Australia 7 6 6 7 7
Sri Lanka 6 6 7 7 7
Kiribati 7 6 6 6 6
Bangladesh 7 6 6 6 6
El Salvador 6 6 6 6 6
Antigua and Barbuda 7 6 6 6 6
China 6 7 7 7 7
New Zealand 7 7 7 7 7
Indonesia 7 7 7 6 6
Jamaica 6 7 7 8 7
Solomon Islands 7 7 6 6 6
Palau 7 7 7
Tajikistan 7 7 7 7 7
Cyprus 7 7 7 7 7
St. Lucia 7 7 7 7 7
Ireland 7 7 7 6 6
Egypt, Arab Rep. 7 7 7 7 7
Cambodia 7 7 7 6 6
Mongolia 7 7 7 7 7
Kosovo 7 7 7 7 7
Mauritius 7 7 7 7 7
Thailand 7 7 7 7 7
Bermuda 7 7 7 7 7
Canada 7 7 7 7 7
Lao PDR 7 7 7 7 7
Kyrgyz Republic 7 7 7 7 7
Cuba 7 7 7 7 7
San Marino 6 7 8 7 6
Aruba 7 7 7 8 8
Pakistan 7 7 7 7 7
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 7 7 7 7 7
Timor-Leste 8 7 7 7 7
Bhutan 8 7 7 7 7
Suriname 7 7 7 7 7
Puerto Rico 7 8 7 7 8
Nepal 8 8 8 7 7
Turkmenistan 8 8 8 8 8
Argentina 8 8 8 8 8
Bolivia 8 8 8 8 7
Malta 8 8 8 8 8
Luxembourg 8 8 8 8 7
Sao Tome and Principe 8 8 8 8 7
Grenada 8 8 8 8 8
Seychelles 7 8 8 7 8
Yemen, Rep. 8 8 8 8 8
Guyana 8 8 8 8 7
Greenland 8 8 8 8 8
Switzerland 8 8 8 8 8
United States 8 8 8 8 8
India 8 8 8 8 8
Papua New Guinea 8 8 8 8 8
Netherlands 8 8 8 8 8
Armenia 8 8 8 9 9
Eritrea 9 8 8 8 8
Madagascar 9 8 8 8 8
France 8 9 8 8 9
Myanmar 9 9 8 8 8
Japan 8 9 9 9 9
Trinidad and Tobago 8 9 9 9 9
Korea, Dem. Rep. 9 9 9 9 9
Faeroe Islands 8 9 9 8 8
Bosnia and Herzegovina 9 9 9 9 9
Spain 9 9 8 9 8
Macedonia, FYR 9 9 9 9 9
Norway 9 9 9 9 9
Austria 9 9 9 9 9
Finland 9 9 9 9 9
Senegal 10 9 9 9 8
Uruguay 9 9 9 9 9
Slovenia 9 9 9 9 9
Mauritania 9 9 9 9 9
Sudan 10 9 9 9 9
Greece 10 10 10 10 10
United Kingdom 10 10 9 9 9
Poland 10 10 10 10 10
Italy 9 10 10 10 10
Barbados 10 10 10 10 9
Isle of Man 10 10
Belgium 10 10 10 10 10
Comoros 10 10 10 10 9
Montenegro 10 10 10 10 10
Djibouti 10 10 10 10 10
Slovak Republic 10 10 10 10 10
Haiti 10 10 10 10 9
Ghana 10 10 10 10 10
Denmark 10 10 10 10 10
Germany 10 10 10 10 10
Sweden 10 10 10 10 10
Portugal 10 10 10 10 10
Kazakhstan 10 10 10 10 10
Georgia 10 11 11 11 11
Afghanistan 11 11 10 10 9
Czech Republic 11 11 10 10 10
Gabon 11 11 11 10 10
Namibia 11 11 10 9 9
Ethiopia 12 11 10 10 9
Benin 11 11 11 10 10
Gambia, The 11 11 11 11 10
Kenya 12 11 11 11 10
Rwanda 12 12 11 10 9
Croatia 11 12 11 12 12
Togo 12 12 12 12 12
Liberia 13 12 11 11 10
Tanzania 13 12 12 11 11
Romania 12 12 12 12 12
Uganda 13 13 12 12 11
Estonia 13 13 13 13 12
Congo, Rep. 13 13 12 12 12
Moldova 13 13 13 13 14
Lithuania 12 13 14 14 14
Hungary 13 14 13 13 13
Burkina Faso 14 14 13 13 13
Cameroon 14 14 14 13 13
Guinea 14 14 13 13 13
Niger 14 14 13 13 13
Guinea-Bissau 14 14 14 14 13
Serbia 14 14 14 14 14
Somalia 15 14 14 14 14
South Sudan 15 14 14 14 13
Belarus 14 15 14 14 14
Latvia 14 15 15 15 14
Bulgaria 14 15 15 15 15
South Africa 14 15 15 15 15
Burundi 15 15 15 14 14
Malawi 16 15 14 14 13
Swaziland 16 16 15 15 15
Mali 16 16 15 15 15
Zambia 17 16 15 14 13
Nigeria 16 16 16 15 15
Russian Federation 16 16 15 15 15
Equatorial Guinea 16 16 16 15 15
Mozambique 17 16 16 16 16
Botswana 16 17 17 17 17
Ukraine 16 17 16 16 16
Cote d'Ivoire 17 17 16 16 15
Angola 17 17 16 16 16
Zimbabwe 17 17 16 15 14
Chad 17 17 17 17 16
Congo, Dem. Rep. 18 17 17 17 17
Central African Republic 19 18 18 18 17
Lesotho 19 19 18 18 17
Sierra Leone 21 20 20 19 19
Northern Mariana Islands
Monaco
Turks and Caicos Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 4 3 4
Curacao 8 8 9
St. Kitts and Nevis
Dominica 8
Cayman Islands 3
Tuvalu
American Samoa 4
Marshall Islands

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