Country name 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993
Japan 5 5 5 4 4
Iceland 5 5 5 5 5
Finland 6 6 5 5 5
Sweden 6 6 6 5 5
Korea, Rep. 7 6 6 6 5
Monaco 7 6 6 6 6
Singapore 7 6 6 5 5
Switzerland 7 7 6 6 6
Netherlands 7 7 7 6 6
Canada 7 7 7 6 6
Germany 7 7 7 6 6
Norway 8 7 6 6 5
Denmark 8 7 7 7 6
Luxembourg 8 7 7 6 6
France 8 7 7 7 6
Australia 8 8 7 7 6
Ireland 8 8 7 7 6
Austria 8 8 8 7 7
United Kingdom 8 8 7 7 7
Belgium 9 8 8 8 7
Italy 9 8 8 8 7
Slovenia 9 9 8 8 7
Brunei Darussalam 10 9 9 9 9
New Zealand 10 9 9 8 8
Spain 10 9 9 9 8
United States 10 9 9 9 9
Cyprus 10 10 10 9 9
Israel 10 10 9 9 8
San Marino 10 10 9 9 8
Malta 10 10 10 9 9
Cuba 11 11 10 9 9
Croatia 12 11 11 10 10
Greece 12 11 11 10 10
Lithuania 13 13 15 16 16
Portugal 13 12 11 10 9
Czech Republic 13 13 12 12 11
Belarus 14 14 14 14 14
Dominica 14 14 14 14 14
Seychelles 15 14 14 13 13
Costa Rica 15 14 14 14 13
Malaysia 15 14 14 13 12
United Arab Emirates 15 14 14 13 12
Kuwait 15 14 14 13 13
Latvia 15 17 18 19 20
Poland 16 15 15 14 14
Montenegro 16 15 14 14 14
Slovak Republic 16 16 15 14 14
Barbados 17 16 16 15 15
Ukraine 17 17 17 17 17
Chile 17 16 15 14 13
Estonia 17 17 16 15 15
Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 16 15 14 13
Hungary 18 17 16 15 14
Bulgaria 18 18 19 19 19
Grenada 18 18 17 17 16
Sri Lanka 19 18 18 18 18
Qatar 19 18 17 16 15
St. Lucia 19 19 18 18 18
Bahrain 20 20 19 19 18
Tonga 20 19 19 18 18
Bahamas, The 20 20 19 18 17
Uruguay 21 20 20 19 19
Mauritius 21 20 19 18 19
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 21 21 20 19 19
Russian Federation 22 22 22 22 22
St. Kitts and Nevis 24 23 22 21 20
Argentina 25 24 24 23 22
Venezuela, RB 26 25 24 23 23
Jamaica 26 25 24 24 23
Fiji 26 25 24 24 23
Samoa 27 26 25 24 23
Panama 27 26 25 25 24
Moldova 27 27 27 28 28
Serbia 27 24 22 21 20
Trinidad and Tobago 27 27 27 26 26
Lebanon 28 27 26 25 24
Vanuatu 29 27 26 25 24
Colombia 30 29 28 27 27
Korea, Dem. Rep. 31 33 37 41 46
Jordan 31 30 29 28 28
Palau 32 31 30 29 29
Syrian Arab Republic 32 30 29 28 27
Romania 32 31 30 29 29
Thailand 32 30 29 27 26
Solomon Islands 32 32 31 30 30
Belize 34 32 30 29 28
Oman 35 32 29 27 25
Macedonia, FYR 36 33 32 30 28
West Bank and Gaza 37 35 33 32 31
Albania 37 35 34 33 31
Vietnam 38 37 35 34 33
Libya 38 36 35 33 32
Paraguay 38 37 36 35 34
Saudi Arabia 38 35 33 30 28
Mexico 39 37 35 34 32
Botswana 39 39 39 40 42
Marshall Islands 41 39 38 37 36
Georgia 41 41 40 40 39
Algeria 41 40 39 38 38
Suriname 42 41 40 39 38
China 42 42 42 41 40
Iraq 43 42 41 41 40
Tunisia 43 41 39 38 36
Philippines 43 41 39 38 36
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 44 43 43 43 43
Armenia 44 42 41 39 37
Tuvalu 45 44 44 43 42
Kazakhstan 45 45 45 45 45
Ecuador 46 44 42 41 39
Iran, Islamic Rep. 46 44 42 41 39
Honduras 48 46 44 42 41
Dominican Republic 48 46 45 43 42
Guyana 48 47 46 45 44
El Salvador 48 46 44 42 40
South Africa 48 47 46 45 45
Zimbabwe 50 50 52 54 56
Cabo Verde 50 48 47 47 46
Namibia 51 50 49 48 47
Nicaragua 53 51 49 47 45
Brazil 53 51 49 47 45
Kyrgyz Republic 55 55 54 54 53
Swaziland 56 55 56 57 59
Turkey 58 56 53 51 48
Peru 59 57 54 51 49
Uzbekistan 59 59 59 58 58
Congo, Rep. 60 60 61 62 64
Gabon 61 60 60 59 59
Guatemala 62 60 57 55 53
Kenya 63 64 65 67 68
Indonesia 64 62 60 57 55
Egypt, Arab Rep. 65 63 60 57 55
Papua New Guinea 66 65 64 63 62
Morocco 66 64 61 59 57
Sao Tome and Principe 70 70 71 71 70
Lesotho 70 70 69 69 70
Maldives 71 68 65 62 59
Kiribati 72 69 67 65 63
Senegal 72 71 70 70 70
Turkmenistan 74 73 72 72 72
Azerbaijan 76 75 76 76 76
Mauritania 79 78 77 77 76
Myanmar 79 78 76 74 72
Mongolia 80 77 74 71 68
Sudan 81 80 79 78 77
Gambia, The 82 80 78 76 74
Ghana 83 80 78 76 75
Cameroon 85 85 86 87 89
Tajikistan 85 85 87 90 93
Cambodia 86 86 86 86 86
Bolivia 87 85 82 79 77
Yemen, Rep. 90 88 86 84 82
Comoros 91 88 86 83 81
India 91 88 86 84 82
Togo 91 90 89 88 87
Rwanda 91 93 96 99 105
Djibouti 94 92 91 89 88
Eritrea 96 93 89 86 82
Bhutan 97 93 90 86 82
Madagascar 101 98 95 93 91
Tanzania 102 101 100 100 99
Haiti 103 100 98 95 92
Burundi 103 103 104 104 104
Burkina Faso 103 103 102 102 102
Nepal 103 99 94 90 86
Bangladesh 103 100 96 92 88
Cote d'Ivoire 104 104 104 104 104
Pakistan 108 106 104 103 101
Uganda 109 107 106 104 102
Somalia 110 108 107 106 105
Benin 111 108 105 102 100
Lao PDR 113 111 108 106 103
Zambia 114 115 115 115 114
Congo, Dem. Rep. 115 115 115 115 115
Central African Republic 116 115 115 115 115
Chad 117 116 115 114 113
Ethiopia 124 122 119 117 113
Afghanistan 126 121 117 113 109
Nigeria 126 126 126 126 125
Equatorial Guinea 127 124 122 119 117
Mali 133 131 129 127 126
Angola 134 133 133 133 133
Guinea-Bissau 135 133 131 129 126
Timor-Leste 135 130 124 119 114
Niger 139 138 135 132 129
Guinea 144 140 137 133 130
Malawi 147 143 140 136 132
South Sudan 152 150 147 143 140
Sierra Leone 159 158 157 156 155
Mozambique 160 158 156 153 150
Liberia 164 165 166 165 162
Liechtenstein
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Aruba
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
French Polynesia
American Samoa
St. Martin (French part)
Greenland
Bermuda
Cayman Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Andorra 8 7 7 6
Turks and Caicos Islands
Faeroe Islands
Macao SAR, China
Isle of Man
New Caledonia
Guam
Antigua and Barbuda 23 22 21 20
Hong Kong SAR, China
Puerto Rico
Curacao
Kosovo

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