Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Singapore 4 4 4 4 4
Sweden 4 4 4 4 4
Iceland 4 4 4 4 4
Japan 4 4 4 4 4
Finland 5 4 4 4 4
Norway 5 5 4 4 4
Luxembourg 6 5 5 5 4
Andorra 6 5 5 5 4
Monaco 5 5 5 5 5
France 6 5 5 5 5
Korea, Rep. 5 5 5 5 5
Germany 6 5 5 5 5
Denmark 6 5 5 5 5
Austria 6 6 5 5 5
Switzerland 6 5 5 5 5
Slovenia 7 6 6 5 5
Belgium 7 6 6 6 5
Italy 7 6 6 6 5
Netherlands 6 6 6 5 5
Australia 6 6 6 5 5
Canada 6 6 6 5 5
San Marino 7 7 7 6 6
Spain 8 7 6 6 6
United Kingdom 6 6 6 6 6
Ireland 6 6 6 6 6
Israel 8 7 7 6 6
Portugal 8 8 7 7 6
New Zealand 8 7 7 7 6
Czech Republic 10 9 8 7 7
Cyprus 8 8 7 7 7
Cuba 9 8 8 8 7
Malta 9 8 8 8 7
United States 8 8 8 8 7
Croatia 9 9 8 8 8
Greece 9 9 9 8 8
Brunei Darussalam 9 8 8 8 8
Poland 14 13 12 10 9
Bosnia and Herzegovina 13 12 11 10 9
Chile 12 11 11 10 10
Malaysia 12 12 11 11 10
United Arab Emirates 12 11 11 11 10
Estonia 14 13 12 11 10
Lithuania 15 14 12 11 10
Hungary 13 12 12 11 11
Slovak Republic 13 13 12 12 11
Kuwait 13 12 12 12 12
Qatar 14 13 13 12 12
Serbia 19 17 15 13 12
Bahrain 17 16 14 13 12
Seychelles 13 12 12 12 12
Costa Rica 13 13 13 13 12
Montenegro 14 14 14 13 13
Belarus 14 14 14 14 14
Bahamas, The 16 16 15 14 14
Dominica 15 14 14 14 14
Grenada 16 15 15 15 14
Barbados 14 14 14 14 15
St. Kitts and Nevis 19 18 17 16 15
Antigua and Barbuda 19 18 17 16 15
Sri Lanka 18 17 17 16 15
St. Lucia 17 17 16 16 16
Uruguay 19 18 18 17 16
Tonga 17 17 17 16 16
Macedonia, FYR 25 22 20 18 16
Oman 22 21 19 18 16
Latvia 20 20 19 18 17
Ukraine 17 18 18 17 17
Mauritius 19 19 20 20 19
Lebanon 23 22 21 20 19
Argentina 21 21 20 20 19
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 19 19 19 19 19
Bulgaria 19 19 20 19 19
Venezuela, RB 23 22 21 21 20
Samoa 23 22 21 20 20
Vanuatu 23 22 22 21 21
Thailand 25 24 23 22 21
Jamaica 23 22 22 21 21
Saudi Arabia 26 25 23 22 21
Russian Federation 22 22 22 22 21
Fiji 23 22 22 22 21
Syrian Arab Republic 26 25 24 23 22
Colombia 26 25 24 23 23
Belize 26 25 24 23 23
Panama 24 24 23 23 23
Mexico 30 29 27 26 24
Palau 28 27 26 25 25
Jordan 27 26 26 25 25
Romania 28 27 27 26 25
Trinidad and Tobago 26 26 26 26 25
Albania 30 29 28 27 26
Libya 30 29 28 27 26
West Bank and Gaza 30 29 28 27 26
Solomon Islands 29 29 28 28 28
Moldova 29 30 30 29 28
Tunisia 35 33 31 30 28
Vietnam 32 31 30 29 29
Armenia 35 34 32 31 29
Paraguay 33 32 31 30 29
El Salvador 38 36 34 32 30
Ecuador 37 35 34 32 31
Philippines 35 34 33 32 31
Iran, Islamic Rep. 37 36 35 33 32
Suriname 37 36 35 34 32
Brazil 43 40 38 36 33
Marshall Islands 35 34 34 34 34
China 39 38 36 35 34
Honduras 39 38 36 35 34
Georgia 39 38 37 36 35
Algeria 37 36 36 35 35
Peru 46 43 40 38 35
Dominican Republic 40 39 38 36 35
Cabo Verde 45 44 42 39 35
Nicaragua 43 41 40 38 36
Tuvalu 41 40 39 38 37
Iraq 39 39 38 38 37
Turkey 46 44 42 39 37
Guyana 43 42 42 41 40
Egypt, Arab Rep. 52 49 46 44 41
Kazakhstan 45 45 44 43 41
Maldives 56 53 50 46 43
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 43 43 43 43 43
Guatemala 51 49 47 45 43
Indonesia 53 51 49 47 45
Kyrgyz Republic 53 51 49 48 46
Morocco 55 52 50 48 46
Namibia 47 47 47 48 48
South Africa 45 46 47 48 49
Botswana 43 46 48 50 51
Korea, Dem. Rep. 50 53 55 55 53
Mongolia 65 63 60 57 55
Uzbekistan 58 58 57 56 56
Kiribati 61 60 59 57 56
Gabon 58 58 57 57 57
Papua New Guinea 62 61 60 60 59
Zimbabwe 57 59 61 61 62
Myanmar 70 68 66 64 62
Sao Tome and Principe 69 68 66 65 63
Bolivia 74 71 68 66 63
Eritrea 78 74 71 67 64
Bhutan 79 75 72 68 65
Gambia, The 73 71 69 68 66
Nepal 82 78 74 71 67
Azerbaijan 76 75 73 71 68
Ghana 73 72 71 70 69
Turkmenistan 72 72 71 71 70
Kenya 70 70 71 71 70
Bangladesh 85 81 77 74 71
India 80 78 76 73 71
Senegal 71 71 72 72 72
Sudan 76 75 74 73 72
Comoros 79 77 76 75 74
Yemen, Rep. 80 79 78 76 74
Congo, Rep. 66 68 71 73 75
Swaziland 62 65 69 72 75
Mauritania 76 76 76 76 76
Madagascar 89 87 84 81 78
Lesotho 71 73 75 76 78
Haiti 90 87 85 82 80
Togo 86 85 83 82 80
Djibouti 87 86 85 84 83
Tajikistan 94 93 91 87 83
Cambodia 87 88 89 89 88
Lao PDR 100 97 94 91 88
Tanzania 98 97 95 92 89
Pakistan 99 97 95 94 92
Timor-Leste 110 105 101 96 92
Benin 98 96 95 94 93
Uganda 100 99 98 96 95
Cameroon 91 93 94 95 95
Ethiopia 110 106 102 99 96
Burundi 104 103 101 99 97
Afghanistan 106 103 101 99 98
Burkina Faso 102 101 101 100 98
Cote d'Ivoire 104 104 104 103 102
Equatorial Guinea 114 111 109 106 104
Somalia 105 105 105 105 105
Zambia 113 111 109 107 105
Niger 124 120 115 111 108
Chad 112 111 110 109 108
Guinea 126 122 118 115 111
Malawi 129 125 121 118 114
Central African Republic 114 114 114 114 114
Guinea-Bissau 124 121 119 116 114
Congo, Dem. Rep. 115 115 115 115 115
Nigeria 125 124 122 120 118
South Sudan 136 132 128 124 119
Rwanda 125 120 113 118 120
Mali 125 125 124 123 121
Mozambique 146 142 137 131 125
Angola 133 133 132 131 131
Liberia 158 153 147 141 134
Sierra Leone 154 153 151 149 147
St. Martin (French part)
Kosovo
Hong Kong SAR, China
Puerto Rico
Cayman Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Faeroe Islands
Curacao
French Polynesia
New Caledonia
Turks and Caicos Islands
Liechtenstein
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Aruba
Isle of Man
Macao SAR, China
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Bermuda
Guam
American Samoa
Greenland

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