Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Rwanda 28 31 35 39 43
Sierra Leone 36 36 36 36 37
Zambia 41 41 41 41 41
Angola 42 42 43 43 44
Central African Republic 44 44 44 44 44
Mozambique 45 46 46 47 47
Uganda 46 46 46 46 47
Nigeria 46 46 46 46 46
South Sudan 46 47 47 48 48
Somalia 46 47 48 49 50
Chad 46 46 46 47 47
Burundi 46 47 47 47 48
Niger 46 47 48 49 49
Congo, Dem. Rep. 47 46 46 46 46
Malawi 47 47 46 46 46
Equatorial Guinea 47 48 48 48 48
Mali 48 48 48 48 48
Ethiopia 49 49 50 50 51
Burkina Faso 49 49 49 50 50
Liberia 49 50 51 52 52
Tanzania 49 49 49 49 49
Guinea-Bissau 50 51 51 51 51
Cote d'Ivoire 50 50 49 48 47
Eritrea 52 52 53 54 55
Guinea 52 52 52 52 51
Afghanistan 52 52 53 54 54
Timor-Leste 52 54 55 56 57
Zimbabwe 53 51 50 48 46
Gambia, The 53 54 54 54 55
Congo, Rep. 53 53 53 52 52
Cameroon 53 53 53 53 52
Madagascar 54 55 55 56 57
Benin 55 55 55 55 55
Togo 55 55 54 54 54
Fragile and conflict affected situations 55 56 56 56 56
Bhutan 56 56 57 58 59
Haiti 56 56 56 57 57
Sudan 56 57 57 57 57
Comoros 56 57 57 57 57
Kenya 57 56 55 54 54
Djibouti 57 57 57 57 57
Papua New Guinea 57 57 58 58 58
Cambodia 57 58 58 59 60
Lao PDR 57 58 59 60 60
Senegal 57 57 57 57 57
Swaziland 58 56 55 53 52
Ghana 58 58 57 57 57
Nepal 58 59 60 60 61
Lesotho 58 57 55 53 51
Yemen, Rep. 59 59 59 60 60
Mauritania 59 59 59 59 59
Solomon Islands 59 60 60 61 62
Botswana 59 58 56 55 53
India 60 60 61 61 61
Myanmar 60 60 61 61 61
Namibia 61 60 59 58 57
Bolivia 61 61 61 62 62
Mongolia 61 61 61 62 62
Gabon 61 61 61 61 60
South Africa 62 61 61 60 58
Bangladesh 62 63 63 64 64
Kiribati 62 63 63 63 64
Pakistan 62 63 63 63 63
Tajikistan 62 62 63 63 63
Sao Tome and Principe 62 63 63 63 63
Guyana 63 63 63 63 63
Turkmenistan 63 63 63 63 64
Maldives 64 65 65 66 67
Azerbaijan 64 65 65 65 66
Guatemala 64 65 66 66 67
Russian Federation 64 65 66 67 67
Vanuatu 65 65 66 66 67
Indonesia 65 65 66 66 67
Latvia 66 66 69 69 69
Kazakhstan 66 65 64 64 65
Philippines 66 66 66 66 66
Greenland 66 66 66 66 66
Kyrgyz Republic 66 66 67 67 67
Uzbekistan 66 66 66 67 67
Egypt, Arab Rep. 66 67 67 68 68
Turkey 66 67 68 68 69
Fiji 66 67 67 67 67
Estonia 67 68 70 70 69
Morocco 67 67 67 67 68
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 67 67 67 67 67
Nicaragua 67 67 68 68 69
Bosnia and Herzegovina 67 68 70 72 73
Moldova 67 67 67 67 67
Samoa 67 68 68 68 69
Cabo Verde 67 67 68 68 69
Korea, Dem. Rep. 67 66 65 64 64
Iran, Islamic Rep. 67 68 68 69 69
Peru 68 68 69 69 70
Algeria 68 68 68 68 69
Suriname 68 68 68 68 68
Ukraine 68 67 67 67 68
Brazil 68 68 69 69 70
Trinidad and Tobago 68 68 68 68 69
Armenia 68 69 69 70 70
Kosovo 68 69 69 69 69
Honduras 68 69 69 70 70
El Salvador 68 69 69 69 69
Lithuania 69 69 70 71 71
Paraguay 69 69 69 69 70
Belarus 69 68 69 68 68
Colombia 69 69 70 70 70
Grenada 69 69 69 70 70
West Bank and Gaza 69 70 70 70 70
Hungary 69 70 70 71 71
Oman 69 70 70 71 71
Dominican Republic 69 70 70 70 70
Romania 70 69 69 69 70
Sri Lanka 70 69 69 70 70
Libya 70 70 71 71 71
Tonga 70 70 70 70 70
Georgia 70 70 70 71 71
China 70 70 71 71 71
French Polynesia 70 71 71 71 72
Mauritius 70 70 70 70 71
Belize 70 70 70 70 70
Jamaica 70 70 70 70 70
Thailand 71 71 71 71 71
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 71 71 71 71 71
New Caledonia 71 72 72 72 74
Saudi Arabia 71 71 71 72 72
Iraq 71 71 71 71 71
Jordan 71 71 71 71 71
Ecuador 71 71 72 72 73
Central Europe and the Baltics 71 71 71 72 72
Tunisia 71 71 72 72 72
Bahamas, The 71 71 71 72 72
St. Lucia 71 71 71 71 71
Bulgaria 71 71 71 70 71
Syrian Arab Republic 72 72 72 73 73
Lebanon 72 72 73 73 73
Malaysia 72 72 72 72 72
Poland 72 72 72 73 73
Venezuela, RB 72 72 72 72 72
Barbados 72 72 72 72 73
Croatia 72 72 72 72 72
Vietnam 72 72 72 73 73
Macedonia, FYR 72 72 72 73 73
Albania 72 72 73 73 73
Antigua and Barbuda 72 72 73 73 73
Slovak Republic 72 72 73 73 73
Mexico 72 73 73 73 74
Argentina 72 73 73 73 73
Kuwait 73 73 73 73 73
United Arab Emirates 73 73 73 74 74
Czech Republic 73 73 74 74 75
Korea, Rep. 73 73 74 74 75
Guam 73 73 74 74 74
Uruguay 73 74 74 74 74
Bahrain 73 74 74 74 74
Slovenia 73 74 74 75 75
Aruba 74 74 74 74 74
Panama 74 74 74 75 75
Puerto Rico 74 74 74 75 75
Brunei Darussalam 75 75 75 75 76
Chile 75 75 75 76 76
Montenegro 75 75 75 75 75
Portugal 75 75 75 75 76
Cuba 75 75 76 76 76
Denmark 75 75 76 76 76
Ireland 75 76 76 76 76
United States 76 76 76 76 77
St. Martin (French part) 76 76 76 76 77
Qatar 76 76 76 76 77
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 76 76 77 77 77
Macao SAR, China 76 77 77 77 77
Germany 76 76 77 77 77
Singapore 76 76 77 77 77
Luxembourg 76 77 77 77 77
Finland 76 76 77 77 77
Austria 76 77 77 77 78
Isle of Man 77
Costa Rica 77 77 77 77 77
Belgium 77 77 77 77 77
New Zealand 77 77 77 77 78
United Kingdom 77 77 77 77 77
Malta 77 77 77 78 77
Cyprus 77 77 77 78 78
Netherlands 77 77 77 78 78
Israel 77 77 78 78 78
Faeroe Islands 78 78 78 78 78
Greece 78 78 78 78 78
France 78 78 78 78 79
Norway 78 78 78 78 78
Canada 78 78 78 78 79
Australia 78 78 78 78 79
Spain 78 78 78 79 79
Italy 78 78 79 79 79
Switzerland 78 78 79 79 79
Liechtenstein 78 77 77 76 78
Hong Kong SAR, China 79 79 80 80 80
Sweden 79 79 79 79 79
Iceland 79 78 79 79 80
Japan 80 80 80 80 81
Monaco
Dominica 76
Tuvalu
Turks and Caicos Islands
Palau 72
San Marino 79 79 80
Marshall Islands
Curacao
Serbia 72
Andorra
Seychelles 71
Bermuda
St. Kitts and Nevis 70
Northern Mariana Islands
American Samoa
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Cayman Islands

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