Country name 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993
Hong Kong SAR, China 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Italy 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Greece 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3
Spain 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3
Germany 1.4 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.3
Austria 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Slovenia 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.3
Luxembourg 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7
Netherlands 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
Korea, Rep. 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.7
Switzerland 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5
Portugal 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5
Japan 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Belgium 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.6
Denmark 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.8
Croatia 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5
Finland 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.8
Barbados 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Singapore 1.8 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8
Canada 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6
Cuba 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7
United Kingdom 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8
France 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7
Macao SAR, China 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.4
Hungary 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.7
Australia 1.8 1.9 1.8 1.9 1.9
Czech Republic 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.7
Norway 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9
Bulgaria 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.5
Montenegro 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8
Ukraine 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.6
Lithuania 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.7
Sweden 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0
Russian Federation 2.0 1.9 1.7 1.6 1.4
United States 2.0 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0
Central Europe and the Baltics 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.7
Belarus 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.6
Latvia 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.7 1.5
Antigua and Barbuda 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
Slovak Republic 2.1 2.1 2.1 1.9 1.9
Ireland 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0 1.9
Poland 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0 1.9
Malta 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.0
New Zealand 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.1
Thailand 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0
Iceland 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2
St. Martin (French part) 2.2 2.1 2.1 1.9 1.8
Georgia 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.0
Romania 2.2 1.8 1.6 1.5 1.4
Estonia 2.2 2.1 1.8 1.7 1.5
Mauritius 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.2
Puerto Rico 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2
Aruba 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1
Macedonia, FYR 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1
Korea, Dem. Rep. 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2
Cyprus 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.3
Guyana 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Moldova 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.1
Uruguay 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Sri Lanka 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.4
Armenia 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.3
Trinidad and Tobago 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.1
Kuwait 2.6 2.4 2.2 2.1 2.2
Chile 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5
China 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.0
Bahamas, The 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6
Azerbaijan 2.8 2.7 2.9 2.7 2.7
Kazakhstan 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.3
Suriname 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.6
Israel 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.8
Brazil 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.6
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.7
Jamaica 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.8
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.8
Argentina 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9
Albania 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.8
Guam 3.1 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9
Lebanon 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.8
Panama 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0 2.9
New Caledonia 3.1 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.8
Colombia 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0
Turkey 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8
Indonesia 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8
Costa Rica 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9
Fiji 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.3
Mexico 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1
St. Lucia 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1
French Polynesia 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1
Venezuela, RB 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.3 3.2
Dominican Republic 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.3
Malaysia 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.4
Myanmar 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.0
Brunei Darussalam 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2
Vietnam 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.3 3.1
Tunisia 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.2 3.0
South Africa 3.8 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.3
Ecuador 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5
Bahrain 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.3
Kyrgyz Republic 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.3
Kosovo 3.9 3.9 3.6 3.0 2.8
Peru 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5
India 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6
Grenada 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.4
El Salvador 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7
Qatar 4.2 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7
Uzbekistan 4.2 4.1 4.2 4.0 3.8
Morocco 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.6
Mongolia 4.4 4.1 3.7 3.5 3.2
Philippines 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.1
Turkmenistan 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.1 3.9
Egypt, Arab Rep. 4.5 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.9
United Arab Emirates 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.8
Belize 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.3
Paraguay 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.4 4.3
Kiribati 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.5
Tonga 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.5
Bangladesh 4.7 4.6 4.4 4.2 4.0
Papua New Guinea 4.9 4.8 4.8 4.7 4.7
Botswana 4.9 4.7 4.5 4.4 4.3
Nicaragua 4.9 4.8 4.6 4.5 4.4
Bolivia 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.8 4.7
Vanuatu 5.0 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.8
Lesotho 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.8 4.7
Algeria 5.0 4.8 4.5 4.2 4.0
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.8
Iran, Islamic Rep. 5.2 4.8 4.5 4.1 3.8
Samoa 5.2 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.9
Honduras 5.2 5.1 5.0 5.0 4.8
Nepal 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.9
Libya 5.3 5.0 4.7 4.4 4.2
Tajikistan 5.3 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.8
Timor-Leste 5.3 5.3 5.5 5.7 5.9
Namibia 5.4 5.2 5.1 5.0 4.8
Zimbabwe 5.4 5.2 5.0 4.8 4.7
Congo, Rep. 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2
Cabo Verde 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.0 4.9
Gabon 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2
Sao Tome and Principe 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.1
Syrian Arab Republic 5.5 5.3 5.1 4.9 4.8
Haiti 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.1
Guatemala 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.5 5.4
Ghana 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.3
Jordan 5.7 5.5 5.3 5.2 5.0
Comoros 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.4 5.3
Cambodia 5.8 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.0
Central African Republic 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.7
Bhutan 5.8 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.0
Equatorial Guinea 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9
Swaziland 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.4 5.2
Fragile and conflict affected situations 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.7
Solomon Islands 6.0 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.5
Iraq 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.6
Saudi Arabia 6.0 5.8 5.7 5.5 5.4
Mauritania 6.0 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.8
Gambia, The 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1
Pakistan 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.6
Djibouti 6.1 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.7
Sudan 6.2 6.2 6.1 6.0 6.0
Lao PDR 6.2 6.2 6.1 5.9 5.8
Kenya 6.2 6.0 5.8 5.7 5.5
Madagascar 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.2 6.1
Tanzania 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.1 6.0
Mozambique 6.3 6.2 6.2 6.1 6.1
Maldives 6.4 6.1 5.8 5.5 5.1
Togo 6.5 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.0
Cote d'Ivoire 6.5 6.4 6.2 6.1 6.0
Eritrea 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.4
Cameroon 6.5 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.2
Nigeria 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.4 6.3
Zambia 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.3
Liberia 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.3 6.3
Sierra Leone 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.3
Guinea 6.6 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.4
Guinea-Bissau 6.7 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.5
Senegal 6.7 6.6 6.5 6.4 6.3
South Sudan 6.8 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.6
Benin 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.6 6.5
Burkina Faso 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.9
Mali 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.0
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.1 7.1 7.2 7.2 7.3
Uganda 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1
Malawi 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.7 6.6
Angola 7.2 7.2 7.1 7.1 7.1
Chad 7.3 7.3 7.3 7.4 7.4
Ethiopia 7.3 7.2 7.2 7.1 7.1
Somalia 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.5 7.6
Oman 7.5 7.2 6.8 6.5 6.1
Rwanda 7.5 7.3 7.0 6.8 6.6
Burundi 7.6 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.4
Afghanistan 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.8
Niger 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8 7.8
Yemen, Rep. 8.8 8.7 8.5 8.3 8.1
Seychelles 2.7
Palau 2.8
American Samoa
Serbia 1.8
Greenland 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.6
Andorra
San Marino
Monaco
Cayman Islands
Dominica 2.5
Bermuda
St. Kitts and Nevis 2.6
Curacao
Isle of Man
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Turks and Caicos Islands
Marshall Islands
Tuvalu
West Bank and Gaza 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5
Faeroe Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Liechtenstein

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