Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Japan 76 77 77 77 77
Sweden 76 77 77 77 77
Hong Kong SAR, China 76 77 77 77 78
Iceland 76 76 76 78 77
Israel 76 76 76 76 77
Qatar 75 76 76 76 76
Switzerland 75 76 76 76 77
Cyprus 75 75 76 76 76
Canada 75 75 76 76 76
Greece 75 75 76 75 76
Australia 75 75 76 76 76
Liechtenstein 75 72 72 74 76
Italy 75 75 76 76 76
Norway 75 75 75 76 76
Malta 75 75 75 75 75
Netherlands 75 75 75 75 75
Costa Rica 74 75 75 75 75
Spain 74 75 75 75 75
United Kingdom 74 75 75 75 75
Macao SAR, China 74 74 75 75 75
New Zealand 74 74 75 76 76
Singapore 74 74 75 75 76
Faeroe Islands 74 74 75 75 75
France 74 74 75 75 75
Cuba 73 74 74 74 75
Belgium 73 74 74 74 74
Austria 73 74 74 75 75
Germany 73 74 74 75 75
Brunei Darussalam 73 73 74 74 74
Luxembourg 73 73 74 74 75
Ireland 73 73 73 73 73
St. Martin (French part) 73 73 73 73 74
Finland 73 73 73 74 74
Denmark 73 73 74 74 74
Bahrain 73 73 73 73 74
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 73 73 73 74 74
United States 73 73 74 74 74
Chile 72 72 73 73 73
United Arab Emirates 72 72 73 73 73
Kuwait 72 72 72 72 72
Portugal 72 72 72 72 73
Panama 72 72 72 72 72
Montenegro 71 71 71 71 71
Aruba 71 71 71 71 71
Guam 71 71 72 72 72
Syrian Arab Republic 71 71 71 71 72
Lebanon 71 71 71 72 72
Slovenia 70 71 71 71 71
Mexico 70 71 71 71 72
Malaysia 70 70 70 71 71
Macedonia, FYR 70 70 70 70 71
Antigua and Barbuda 70 70 70 71 71
Uruguay 70 70 70 71 71
Barbados 70 70 70 70 71
Czech Republic 70 70 70 71 71
Korea, Rep. 70 70 71 71 72
Jordan 70 70 70 70 70
Puerto Rico 70 70 70 71 71
Tunisia 70 70 70 70 71
Albania 69 70 70 70 71
St. Lucia 69 69 69 69 69
Saudi Arabia 69 70 70 70 71
Argentina 69 69 70 70 70
Venezuela, RB 69 69 69 69 69
Iraq 69 69 69 69 69
China 69 69 69 70 70
Libya 69 69 69 70 70
Ecuador 69 69 69 70 70
Tonga 69 69 69 69 69
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 68 68 68 68 68
Slovak Republic 68 69 69 69 69
New Caledonia 68 70 69 71 71
French Polynesia 68 69 69 69 69
West Bank and Gaza 68 68 69 69 69
Oman 68 69 69 69 70
Bahamas, The 68 68 68 69 69
Croatia 68 68 68 69 69
Vietnam 68 68 68 68 69
Poland 68 68 69 69 69
Jamaica 68 68 68 68 68
Iran, Islamic Rep. 67 68 68 68 68
Bulgaria 67 67 67 68 68
Belize 67 67 67 67 67
Grenada 67 67 67 68 68
Palau 67
Dominican Republic 67 67 67 67 68
Thailand 67 67 67 67 67
Paraguay 67 67 67 67 68
Mauritius 67 66 67 67 67
Honduras 67 67 67 68 68
Georgia 67 67 67 67 68
Algeria 66 67 67 67 67
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 66 66 66 67 67
Sri Lanka 66 66 66 66 67
Romania 66 65 65 66 67
Peru 66 66 67 67 68
Colombia 65 66 66 67 67
Armenia 65 66 66 67 67
Hungary 65 66 66 66 66
Morocco 65 66 66 66 66
Trinidad and Tobago 65 65 65 65 65
Nicaragua 65 65 66 66 67
Brazil 65 65 65 66 66
Suriname 65 65 65 65 65
Maldives 64 65 66 67 68
Fiji 64 65 65 65 65
Egypt, Arab Rep. 64 65 65 66 66
Samoa 64 65 65 66 66
El Salvador 64 64 65 65 65
Vanuatu 64 64 65 65 66
Cabo Verde 64 64 64 65 65
Indonesia 64 64 64 65 65
Greenland 63 63 63 63 64
Lithuania 63 65 65 66 66
Uzbekistan 63 63 63 64 64
Turkey 63 64 64 65 66
Philippines 63 63 63 64 64
Moldova 63 63 63 63 63
Belarus 63 63 63 63 62
Bangladesh 63 63 64 64 65
Bosnia and Herzegovina 62 65 68 70 72
Korea, Dem. Rep. 62 61 61 60 61
Pakistan 62 62 62 63 63
Ukraine 62 61 62 63 63
Guatemala 62 62 63 63 64
Kyrgyz Republic 61 62 63 63 63
Estonia 61 64 64 64 65
Sao Tome and Principe 61 61 61 61 61
Azerbaijan 61 61 62 63 63
Latvia 60 63 64 64 64
Kazakhstan 60 59 59 59 60
Gabon 60 59 59 59 59
Kiribati 60 60 61 61 61
India 59 60 60 60 61
Bolivia 59 60 60 60 61
Turkmenistan 59 59 60 60 60
Guyana 59 59 59 60 60
Solomon Islands 59 60 60 61 61
Mongolia 59 59 59 60 60
Tajikistan 59 59 59 59 60
Myanmar 58 59 59 59 60
Russian Federation 58 60 61 61 60
South Africa 58 58 57 56 55
Nepal 58 59 59 60 61
Namibia 58 57 56 55 54
Mauritania 58 58 58 58 58
Yemen, Rep. 58 58 58 59 59
Lao PDR 57 58 58 59 60
Ghana 57 56 56 56 56
Bhutan 56 57 58 59 59
Senegal 56 56 56 56 56
Lesotho 56 54 52 50 48
Djibouti 55 55 55 55 55
Botswana 55 54 53 51 50
Swaziland 55 54 52 51 49
Cambodia 55 56 57 57 58
Comoros 55 55 56 56 56
Sudan 55 55 55 56 56
Papua New Guinea 55 55 56 56 56
Haiti 54 55 55 55 55
Kenya 54 54 53 52 52
Togo 54 54 53 53 53
Madagascar 53 54 55 56 57
Benin 53 53 53 53 53
Timor-Leste 53 54 55 56 57
Gambia, The 52 53 53 53 54
Cameroon 52 52 52 51 51
Congo, Rep. 52 51 51 51 51
Afghanistan 51 52 52 53 53
Guinea 51 51 51 51 51
Zimbabwe 50 49 47 46 45
Eritrea 50 51 52 53 53
Liberia 49 50 51 51 52
Guinea-Bissau 49 49 49 50 50
Cote d'Ivoire 48 48 47 47 46
Ethiopia 48 49 49 50 51
Tanzania 48 48 48 49 49
Burkina Faso 48 48 48 48 49
Mali 48 48 48 49 49
Niger 47 48 48 49 50
Equatorial Guinea 46 46 46 46 46
Malawi 46 46 46 45 46
Somalia 46 47 47 48 49
South Sudan 46 46 47 47 48
Chad 45 45 45 46 46
Burundi 45 46 46 46 47
Nigeria 45 45 46 46 46
Uganda 45 45 46 46 47
Congo, Dem. Rep. 45 45 45 45 45
Mozambique 44 45 45 46 46
Central African Republic 42 42 42 42 42
Zambia 41 40 41 41 41
Angola 40 41 42 42 43
Sierra Leone 35 35 36 36 37
Rwanda 30 34 38 42 45
Middle East (developing only)
Turks and Caicos Islands
Curacao
Tuvalu
Cayman Islands
Monaco
Seychelles 68
Marshall Islands 66
Andorra
American Samoa
Serbia 70
Northern Mariana Islands
Isle of Man
San Marino 76 76 77 78
St. Kitts and Nevis 67
Dominica 74
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Bermuda

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