Country name 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
Sierra Leone 37 37 38 39 40
Zambia 43 43 43 44 44
Malawi 44 44 44 44 44
Zimbabwe 48 46 44 42 41
Angola 44 45 45 46 47
Uganda 46 46 46 47 48
Nigeria 47 47 47 47 47
Central African Republic 48 48 47 47 46
Mali 48 48 48 48 49
Cote d'Ivoire 50 49 48 48 47
Rwanda 40 44 49 52 54
Chad 49 49 49 49 49
Niger 48 49 49 50 51
Mozambique 48 49 50 50 51
South Sudan 49 49 50 50 50
Tanzania 50 50 50 50 51
Congo, Dem. Rep. 50 50 51 51 51
Burkina Faso 51 51 51 51 52
Somalia 50 51 51 52 52
Guinea 52 52 52 51 51
Lesotho 56 54 52 50 48
Botswana 56 54 52 50 50
Congo, Rep. 53 52 52 52 52
Ethiopia 51 52 52 53 53
Burundi 51 52 52 53 53
Guinea-Bissau 53 53 53 53 53
Kenya 55 54 53 52 52
Swaziland 56 54 53 51 49
Liberia 52 53 53 53 53
Equatorial Guinea 52 53 53 53 53
Cameroon 54 54 54 53 53
Togo 55 55 54 54 54
Afghanistan 55 55 56 56 56
Gambia, The 55 56 56 56 57
Benin 57 57 57 57 57
Eritrea 56 56 57 58 58
Ghana 58 58 58 58 58
Madagascar 57 57 58 59 60
Timor-Leste 56 57 59 60 61
Djibouti 59 59 59 59 59
Bhutan 57 58 59 60 61
Senegal 59 59 59 59 59
Haiti 58 59 59 59 60
Cambodia 58 58 59 60 61
Lao PDR 58 59 59 60 60
Sudan 59 59 59 60 60
Namibia 62 61 59 58 57
Papua New Guinea 60 60 61 61 61
Gabon 62 61 61 60 60
Comoros 61 61 61 61 61
South Africa 64 63 61 60 58
Mauritania 61 61 61 62 62
Yemen, Rep. 61 61 61 62 62
Bolivia 60 61 62 62 63
Nepal 60 61 62 63 63
Solomon Islands 61 62 63 63 64
India 62 62 63 63 63
Pakistan 63 63 63 63 64
Myanmar 63 63 64 64 64
Bangladesh 63 64 64 65 66
Mongolia 64 64 65 65 66
Sao Tome and Principe 65 65 65 65 65
Kiribati 66 66 66 67 67
Tajikistan 67 67 67 67 68
Indonesia 67 67 67 68 68
Turkmenistan 67 67 68 68 68
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 67 68 68 68 68
Guyana 68 68 68 68 68
Korea, Dem. Rep. 69 69 68 68 69
Vanuatu 68 68 68 69 69
Maldives 67 68 69 70 71
Greenland 68 69 69 69 70
Morocco 69 69 69 70 70
Azerbaijan 69 69 69 70 70
Philippines 69 69 70 70 70
Fiji 69 69 70 70 70
Uzbekistan 70 70 70 70 70
Iran, Islamic Rep. 69 70 70 71 71
Guatemala 69 70 70 71 71
Kazakhstan 70 70 70 71 71
Egypt, Arab Rep. 70 70 71 71 71
Cabo Verde 70 70 71 71 71
Moldova 71 71 71 71 71
Algeria 70 70 71 71 72
Kyrgyz Republic 71 71 71 71 72
Suriname 71 71 71 71 71
Nicaragua 70 71 71 72 72
Belize 72 72 71 71 71
Paraguay 71 72 72 72 72
Libya 72 72 72 72 72
West Bank and Gaza 72 72 72 72 72
Samoa 71 72 72 72 73
Peru 71 72 72 73 73
Trinidad and Tobago 72 72 72 72 72
Grenada 72 72 72 72 73
Tonga 72 72 72 73 73
Honduras 72 72 72 73 73
Russian Federation 73 73 73 72 72
El Salvador 72 72 73 73 73
Turkey 72 72 73 73 74
China 72 73 73 73 74
Jordan 73 73 73 73 73
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 73 73 73 73 73
Brazil 72 73 73 74 74
Iraq 73 73 73 73 73
St. Lucia 73 73 73 73 73
Jamaica 73 73 73 73 73
Dominican Republic 73 73 73 74 74
Ukraine 73 73 74 74 74
Oman 73 73 74 74 74
Sri Lanka 73 73 74 74 75
Armenia 73 73 74 74 75
Romania 73 73 74 74 75
Saudi Arabia 73 74 74 74 74
Tunisia 74 74 74 75 75
Kuwait 74 74 74 74 74
Syrian Arab Republic 73 74 74 75 75
Thailand 74 74 74 74 75
Colombia 74 74 74 75 75
Belarus 74 74 74 74 75
French Polynesia 73 74 74 75 75
Mauritius 74 74 75 75 75
Malaysia 74 74 75 75 75
Bulgaria 75 74 75 75 75
Latvia 75 75 75 75 76
Georgia 74 75 75 75 75
Lebanon 74 75 75 76 76
United Arab Emirates 75 75 75 75 76
Bahamas, The 75 75 75 75 75
Bahrain 75 75 75 75 76
Hungary 75 75 75 75 76
Macedonia, FYR 75 75 75 75 76
Barbados 75 75 75 75 76
Estonia 75 76 75 76 76
Ecuador 75 75 75 76 76
Antigua and Barbuda 75 75 76 76 76
Venezuela, RB 75 75 76 76 76
Aruba 76 76 76 76 76
Croatia 77 77 76 77 77
Mexico 76 76 76 77 77
Bosnia and Herzegovina 75 76 76 77 77
Albania 76 76 76 77 77
Brunei Darussalam 76 76 77 77 77
Slovak Republic 77 77 77 77 77
Lithuania 76 77 77 77 78
Guam 76 76 77 77 78
Argentina 77 77 77 77 78
Poland 77 77 77 78 78
Panama 77 77 77 77 78
Qatar 77 77 77 78 78
New Caledonia 74 74 78 77 79
Vietnam 77 78 78 78 78
Uruguay 78 78 78 78 78
Czech Republic 77 77 78 78 78
Cuba 78 78 78 78 79
Montenegro 79 78 78 78 77
Korea, Rep. 78 78 78 79 80
Slovenia 78 79 79 79 79
Denmark 78 78 79 79 79
Ireland 79 79 79 79 79
Chile 79 79 79 80 80
Singapore 79 79 79 80 80
Portugal 79 79 79 80 80
United States 79 79 80 79 79
Costa Rica 79 79 80 80 80
Macao SAR, China 79 79 80 80 80
Puerto Rico 79 79 80 80 81
United Kingdom 80 80 80 80 80
Cyprus 80 80 80 80 80
St. Martin (French part) 80 80 80 80 80
Malta 80 80 80 79 80
Israel 80 80 80 80 81
Greece 80 81 80 81 81
Luxembourg 80 80 81 81 81
Germany 80 80 81 81 81
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 80 81 81 81 80
Belgium 81 81 81 81 81
Netherlands 80 81 81 81 81
New Zealand 79 80 81 80 81
Finland 81 81 81 81 81
Austria 80 81 81 81 81
Faeroe Islands 81 81 81 81 81
Norway 81 81 81 81 81
Canada 81 81 82 82 82
Australia 81 81 82 82 82
Iceland 81 82 82 81 82
Sweden 82 82 82 82 82
Liechtenstein 82 80 82 83 80
Italy 82 82 82 83 83
Spain 82 82 82 82 83
Switzerland 82 82 83 83 83
France 82 82 83 83 83
Hong Kong SAR, China 83 83 83 83 84
San Marino 83 83 83 84 84
Japan 84 84 84 84 85
St. Kitts and Nevis 73
American Samoa
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Curacao
Monaco
Cayman Islands
Bermuda 81
Isle of Man
Dominica 78
Palau 75
Seychelles 75
Serbia 75 74
Northern Mariana Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
Andorra
Tuvalu
Marshall Islands 69 68

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