Country name 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Sierra Leone 42 43 44 44 45
Lesotho 44 44 45 46 47
Zimbabwe 44 45 47 49 51
Central African Republic 45 46 46 47 47
Swaziland 46 46 47 47 48
Botswana 47 46 46 46 46
Cote d'Ivoire 47 48 48 49 49
Congo, Dem. Rep. 48 48 48 48 49
Mozambique 48 48 48 48 49
Chad 48 48 48 49 49
Zambia 47 49 50 52 53
Angola 49 49 49 50 50
Nigeria 49 49 50 50 51
Equatorial Guinea 49 49 50 50 51
Malawi 49 50 51 52 53
Burundi 50 50 51 52 52
South Sudan 51 51 52 52 53
South Africa 52 52 52 53 53
Mali 52 52 52 53 53
Cameroon 52 52 52 53 53
Guinea-Bissau 52 53 53 53 53
Somalia 52 53 53 53 54
Burkina Faso 53 53 54 54 55
Guinea 53 53 54 54 55
Uganda 53 54 55 56 56
Togo 54 54 55 55 55
Congo, Rep. 54 55 55 56 57
Niger 54 55 55 56 56
Tanzania 54 55 56 57 58
Kenya 55 56 57 58 59
Liberia 55 56 57 58 59
Rwanda 55 57 59 60 61
Gambia, The 57 57 57 58 58
Namibia 56 57 59 60 61
Benin 57 57 58 58 59
Afghanistan 57 58 58 59 59
Ethiopia 57 58 59 60 61
Djibouti 58 58 59 59 60
Eritrea 59 59 60 60 61
Ghana 59 59 60 60 60
Comoros 59 59 60 60 60
Haiti 59 60 60 61 61
Sudan 60 60 61 61 61
Mauritania 60 60 61 61 61
Gabon 60 60 61 61 62
Papua New Guinea 61 61 61 62 62
Senegal 61 61 62 62 63
Madagascar 61 62 62 62 63
Yemen, Rep. 62 62 62 62 62
Timor-Leste 63 64 64 65 65
Myanmar 63 64 64 64 64
India 64 64 65 65 65
Turkmenistan 64 65 65 65 65
Bhutan 64 65 65 66 67
Guyana 65 65 65 65 66
Sao Tome and Principe 65 65 65 65 66
Lao PDR 65 65 65 66 66
Bolivia 65 65 65 66 66
Nepal 65 65 66 66 67
Pakistan 65 65 66 66 66
Mongolia 65 66 66 66 67
Solomon Islands 66 66 66 67 67
Tajikistan 66 66 66 67 67
Kazakhstan 66 66 67 67 68
Kiribati 66 67 67 67 68
Russian Federation 65 67 67 68 69
Uzbekistan 67 67 68 68 68
Philippines 67 68 68 68 68
Kyrgyz Republic 68 68 68 68 69
Bangladesh 67 68 68 69 69
Cambodia 67 68 69 70 70
Moldova 68 68 68 68 68
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 68 68 68 68 68
Ukraine 68 68 68 68 69
Korea, Dem. Rep. 68 68 68 68 69
Fiji 68 69 69 69 69
Iraq 69 69 69 69 69
Trinidad and Tobago 69 69 69 69 69
Indonesia 69 69 69 70 70
Suriname 69 69 69 70 70
Morocco 69 69 69 70 70
Azerbaijan 69 69 70 70 70
Belarus 69 69 70 70 70
Greenland 69 69 70 70 70
Egypt, Arab Rep. 69 70 70 70 70
Vanuatu 69 70 70 70 71
Guatemala 70 70 70 70 71
Algeria 70 70 70 70 70
El Salvador 71 71 71 71 71
Latvia 71 71 71 72 73
Lithuania 71 71 71 72 73
Samoa 71 71 72 72 72
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 71 71 72 72 72
Paraguay 71 72 72 72 72
Tonga 71 72 72 72 72
Grenada 71 72 72 72 72
Honduras 71 72 72 72 73
Jamaica 71 72 72 72 73
Iran, Islamic Rep. 71 72 72 72 73
Dominican Republic 72 72 72 72 73
West Bank and Gaza 72 72 72 72 72
Brazil 72 72 72 73 73
Romania 72 72 73 73 73
Seychelles 72 72 73 73 73
Cabo Verde 72 72 73 73 73
Belize 72 72 73 73 73
Nicaragua 72 72 73 73 73
Mauritius 72 72 73 73 73
Colombia 72 72 73 73 73
Bulgaria 73 73 73 73 73
Thailand 72 73 73 73 74
Estonia 73 73 73 74 75
Peru 72 73 73 73 74
Jordan 73 73 73 73 73
Turkey 72 73 73 74 74
Georgia 73 73 73 73 74
Hungary 73 73 73 74 74
St. Lucia 73 73 74 74 74
Serbia 73 73 74 74 74
Venezuela, RB 73 73 74 74 74
Armenia 73 74 74 74 74
Sri Lanka 74 74 74 74 74
Montenegro 74 74 74 74 74
Kuwait 74 74 74 74 74
Malaysia 74 74 74 74 74
Libya 74 74 74 74 75
Bahamas, The 74 74 74 74 74
Tunisia 74 74 74 74 74
Barbados 74 74 74 74 75
Saudi Arabia 74 74 74 75 75
Slovak Republic 74 74 74 75 75
Macedonia, FYR 74 74 74 74 75
China 74 74 74 75 75
Aruba 74 74 75 75 75
French Polynesia 74 75 75 75 75
Antigua and Barbuda 74 75 75 75 75
Curacao 75 75 75 76
Maldives 74 75 75 76 76
Vietnam 75 75 75 75 75
Oman 74 75 75 75 76
Ecuador 75 75 75 75 75
Syrian Arab Republic 75 75 75 75 75
Argentina 75 75 75 75 75
Poland 75 75 75 76 76
Bosnia and Herzegovina 75 75 75 76 76
Bahrain 75 76 76 76 76
Mexico 75 76 76 76 76
United Arab Emirates 76 76 76 76 76
Croatia 75 76 76 76 76
Uruguay 76 76 76 76 76
Panama 76 76 76 77 77
Albania 76 76 76 77 77
New Caledonia 75 76 76 76 77
Czech Republic 76 77 77 77 77
Guam 77 77 77 78 78
Brunei Darussalam 77 77 77 78 78
Qatar 77 78 78 78 78
United States 77 78 78 78 78
Lebanon 77 78 78 79 79
Cuba 78 78 78 78 79
St. Martin (French part) 78 78 78 78 79
Slovenia 78 78 79 79 79
Denmark 78 78 78 78 79
Chile 78 78 78 79 79
Puerto Rico 78 78 78 79 78
Portugal 78 78 78 79 79
Costa Rica 78 79 79 79 79
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 79 79 79 79 79
Cyprus 79 79 79 79 79
Macao SAR, China 79 79 79 79 79
Bermuda 79 79 79 79 79
Korea, Rep. 78 79 79 80 80
Germany 79 79 80 80 80
Finland 79 79 79 80 80
Ireland 79 79 80 80 80
United Kingdom 79 79 79 80 80
Luxembourg 79 79 79 81 81
Belgium 79 79 80 80 80
Greece 79 79 79 80 80
Malta 79 79 80 80 80
Faeroe Islands 79 80 80 80 80
Netherlands 79 80 80 80 81
Austria 79 80 80 80 80
New Zealand 80 80 80 80 81
Singapore 80 80 80 81 81
Norway 80 80 80 81 81
Israel 80 81 81 81 81
Canada 80 81 80 81 81
Sweden 81 81 81 81 81
France 80 81 81 81 81
Spain 80 81 81 81 81
Liechtenstein 81 81 81 83 82
Australia 81 81 81 81 82
Iceland 82 81 81 82 82
Italy 81 81 81 81 82
Switzerland 81 81 82 82 82
San Marino 82 82 83 83 83
Japan 82 82 83 83 83
Hong Kong SAR, China 82 82 82 82 83
Monaco
Isle of Man
Andorra
Northern Mariana Islands
Tuvalu
St. Kitts and Nevis
Dominica
Turks and Caicos Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 75 75 76
Marshall Islands
Palau 69
Cayman Islands
Middle East (developing only)
American Samoa

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