Country name 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
Iceland 75 75 75 74 76
Japan 75 75 76 76 76
Hong Kong SAR, China 74 74 74 74 74
Sweden 74 74 74 74 75
Cyprus 74 74 74 74 74
Qatar 74 74 74 74 74
Israel 74 73 74 74 75
Switzerland 73 74 74 74 74
Netherlands 73 73 74 74 74
Spain 73 73 73 73 73
Canada 73 73 74 74 74
Cuba 73 73 73 73 73
Norway 73 73 73 73 73
Australia 72 73 73 73 74
Costa Rica 72 73 73 73 73
Italy 72 73 73 73 74
Greece 72 72 72 73 74
United Kingdom 72 72 73 73 73
Malta 72 72 72 72 73
Macao SAR, China 72 72 72 73 73
Denmark 72 72 72 72 72
Singapore 72 72 73 73 73
France 71 72 72 72 72
Belgium 71 71 72 72 72
United States 71 71 71 71 72
New Zealand 71 71 71 71 72
Germany 71 71 71 72 72
Ireland 71 71 71 72 72
Montenegro 71 71 71 71 71
Aruba 71 71 71 71 71
Puerto Rico 71 71 70 70 70
Brunei Darussalam 71 71 71 71 72
Austria 70 71 72 72 72
Bahrain 70 70 71 71 71
Finland 70 71 71 71 71
Kuwait 70 70 71 71 71
Luxembourg 70 70 71 71 71
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 70 70 70 70 71
Bosnia and Herzegovina 69 69 68 66 64
Portugal 69 70 70 70 71
St. Martin (French part) 69 70 71 71 71
Belize 69 69 69 69 69
Jamaica 69 69 69 69 69
Panama 69 69 70 70 70
Albania 69 69 69 69 69
United Arab Emirates 69 69 69 70 70
Chile 69 69 69 70 70
Guam 69 69 69 69 70
Bulgaria 68 69 68 68 68
Uruguay 68 68 68 69 69
Macedonia, FYR 68 68 69 69 69
Malaysia 68 68 68 69 69
Czech Republic 68 67 68 68 68
Antigua and Barbuda 67 68 68 68 68
Slovenia 67 68 68 68 69
Barbados 67 68 68 68 68
Syrian Arab Republic 67 68 68 69 69
St. Lucia 67 68 68 68 68
Tonga 67 68 68 68 68
Lebanon 67 67 68 68 68
Argentina 67 67 68 68 68
Croatia 67 68 68 68 68
Jordan 67 67 68 68 68
Slovak Republic 67 67 67 67 67
Armenia 67 66 66 66 65
China 67 67 67 68 68
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 67 67 67 67 68
Romania 67 67 66 67 67
Venezuela, RB 67 67 67 68 68
Belarus 67 67 67 67 67
Poland 67 67 67 67 67
Bahamas, The 66 67 67 67 67
Sri Lanka 66 66 66 66 66
Georgia 66 66 66 66 66
Lithuania 66 68 68 67 67
Mexico 66 66 67 67 67
New Caledonia 65 66 67 66 67
Grenada 65 66 66 66 66
Ukraine 65 65 66 66 66
Paraguay 65 65 65 65 66
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 65 65 65 65 66
Hungary 65 65 66 66 65
Saudi Arabia 65 66 66 67 67
Libya 65 65 66 66 67
Thailand 65 66 66 67 67
French Polynesia 65 65 66 66 66
Trinidad and Tobago 65 65 65 65 65
Latvia 65 66 66 66 65
Mauritius 65 65 65 65 65
Estonia 65 66 66 67 66
Vietnam 65 65 65 66 66
Korea, Rep. 64 65 66 66 67
Korea, Dem. Rep. 64 65 65 66 66
Tunisia 64 65 65 66 66
Colombia 64 64 64 64 64
Kazakhstan 64 64 65 65 64
Ecuador 64 64 65 66 66
Suriname 64 64 64 64 64
Uzbekistan 64 64 64 64 64
Dominican Republic 63 64 64 65 65
Moldova 63 63 64 64 64
Russian Federation 63 65 65 65 64
Algeria 63 63 64 65 65
Fiji 63 63 63 63 63
Oman 62 63 64 64 65
Cabo Verde 62 62 62 63 63
Azerbaijan 62 62 62 61 61
Honduras 61 62 63 63 64
Philippines 61 62 62 62 62
Brazil 61 61 62 62 62
Kyrgyz Republic 61 61 62 62 64
Botswana 61 61 61 61 61
Tajikistan 61 61 61 61 60
Peru 61 61 62 62 63
Greenland 61 61 61 61 61
Morocco 60 61 61 62 63
Egypt, Arab Rep. 60 60 61 61 62
Vanuatu 59 60 60 61 61
Zimbabwe 59 59 59 59 58
Indonesia 59 60 60 61 61
Samoa 59 60 60 61 61
Sao Tome and Principe 59 59 59 60 60
Pakistan 59 59 60 60 60
Turkmenistan 59 59 59 59 59
Turkey 58 59 59 60 60
Bangladesh 58 58 59 59 60
Maldives 58 59 59 60 60
Kenya 58 58 58 58 58
Guyana 58 58 58 58 58
Nicaragua 57 58 59 60 60
Namibia 57 58 58 58 59
Gabon 57 58 59 59 60
Guatemala 57 58 58 59 59
India 57 57 58 58 58
Solomon Islands 57 56 56 56 56
South Africa 56 57 57 58 58
Mongolia 56 57 57 57 58
Kiribati 56 57 57 57 58
Iraq 56 58 59 61 63
Mauritania 56 56 56 57 57
Swaziland 56 56 57 57 58
Congo, Rep. 55 55 55 54 54
Lesotho 55 56 56 57 57
Myanmar 55 55 55 56 56
Djibouti 54 54 55 55 55
Bolivia 54 55 55 56 57
Yemen, Rep. 54 54 55 55 56
El Salvador 53 55 56 58 59
Sudan 53 53 54 54 54
Ghana 53 54 54 55 55
Togo 53 53 54 54 54
Senegal 52 53 54 55 55
Papua New Guinea 52 52 52 53 53
Comoros 52 52 53 53 53
Cameroon 51 52 52 52 52
Haiti 51 52 52 52 53
Nepal 51 52 52 53 54
Cote d'Ivoire 51 51 51 51 51
Cambodia 50 51 52 52 52
Lao PDR 50 50 51 52 52
Tanzania 50 50 50 49 49
Bhutan 49 50 50 51 52
Gambia, The 49 49 50 50 51
Iran, Islamic Rep. 49 51 54 56 59
Madagascar 49 49 49 49 49
Burkina Faso 48 48 48 48 48
Rwanda 48 46 43 40 35
Uganda 48 47 47 47 46
Benin 47 48 49 49 50
Burundi 47 47 47 47 46
Zambia 47 46 45 44 44
Central African Republic 46 46 45 45 44
Congo, Dem. Rep. 46 46 46 46 46
Liberia 45 45 45 45 45
Guinea-Bissau 45 46 46 46 47
Nigeria 45 45 45 45 45
Malawi 45 45 45 46 46
Chad 45 45 45 45 45
Somalia 45 45 45 44 44
Guinea 44 45 46 47 48
Afghanistan 44 44 45 46 47
Equatorial Guinea 43 44 44 44 45
Ethiopia 43 44 44 45 45
Mali 43 44 45 45 46
Eritrea 43 44 44 45 45
Timor-Leste 42 44 44 45 46
Niger 42 42 42 43 43
Mozambique 41 41 42 42 42
Sierra Leone 40 40 39 38 38
Angola 39 39 39 39 39
South Sudan 39 40 40 41 41
Faeroe Islands 72 72 72 73
Dominica 71
St. Kitts and Nevis 64
Liechtenstein
American Samoa
Bermuda
San Marino
Monaco
Isle of Man
Cayman Islands
Andorra
Turks and Caicos Islands
Seychelles 67
Tuvalu
Serbia
Palau
Middle East (developing only)
Curacao
West Bank and Gaza
Marshall Islands 70
Northern Mariana Islands
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

Featured indicators

Help/Feedback

User Voice