Country name 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Macao SAR, China 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8
Hong Kong SAR, China 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9
Ukraine 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2
Czech Republic 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2
Russian Federation 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3
Spain 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3
Latvia 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3
Greece 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Italy 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Slovenia 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2
Bulgaria 1.2 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2
Slovak Republic 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2
Belarus 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2
Romania 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Hungary 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Japan 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3
Austria 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.4
Estonia 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.4
Poland 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.2
Germany 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.2
Croatia 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.4
Lithuania 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.3
Korea, Rep. 1.4 1.5 1.3 1.2 1.2
Serbia 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6
Canada 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Switzerland 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4
China 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Palau 1.5
Sweden 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.7
Portugal 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.4
Moldova 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5
Liechtenstein 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.4
Georgia 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
Cuba 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
United Kingdom 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7
Belgium 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Thailand 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6
Macedonia, FYR 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6
Armenia 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Malta 1.8 1.7 1.5 1.5 1.5
Cyprus 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6
Netherlands 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.8
Finland 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.8
Bermuda 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8
Trinidad and Tobago 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7
Australia 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.8 1.7
Luxembourg 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.6
Barbados 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8
Denmark 1.7 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.8
Kazakhstan 1.7 1.8 1.9 2.0 2.0
Montenegro 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8
St. Martin (French part) 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8
Norway 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8
Aruba 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8
France 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9
Ireland 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.0
New Zealand 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.9
Vietnam 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.9
Mauritius 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.9
Korea, Dem. Rep. 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
Azerbaijan 2.1 2.0 1.8 1.8 1.9
Puerto Rico 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.8
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.1 2.0
United States 2.0 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.0
Bahamas, The 2.2 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.9
Seychelles 2.0 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.1
Tunisia 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.1
Iceland 2.0 2.1 2.0 1.9 2.0
Chile 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0 2.0
Mongolia 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
Iran, Islamic Rep. 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.0 1.9
Lebanon 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.0 1.9
Sri Lanka 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.3
Uruguay 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2
Greenland 2.3 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.4
St. Lucia 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.1
Antigua and Barbuda 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3
Brazil 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2
Albania 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.1
Kyrgyz Republic 2.6 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.5
Brunei Darussalam 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2
Costa Rica 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2
Myanmar 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.2
Turkey 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.3
French Polynesia 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.3
Argentina 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.3
Indonesia 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Algeria 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.4
Uzbekistan 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4
Grenada 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4
Guyana 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7
Jamaica 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5
New Caledonia 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3
Colombia 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5
United Arab Emirates 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3
Mexico 2.7 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.5
Morocco 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.5
Suriname 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.6
Bahrain 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.6
Panama 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
Venezuela, RB 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7
Guam 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.7
Malaysia 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.4
Turkmenistan 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7
South Africa 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.8
Kuwait 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.7
Dominican Republic 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.8
Peru 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.8
El Salvador 3.1 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.6
Israel 3.0 3.0 2.9 2.9 3.0
Kosovo 2.9 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.3
Libya 3.1 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.9
Ecuador 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0 2.9
Fiji 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0
Bangladesh 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8
India 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.0 3.0
Qatar 3.3 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9
Nicaragua 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.0 3.0
Maldives 3.5 3.3 3.1 2.9 2.7
Egypt, Arab Rep. 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.1
Botswana 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.1
Belize 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4 3.3
Bhutan 3.8 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.1
Paraguay 3.8 3.7 3.6 3.5 3.4
Cabo Verde 3.9 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.2
Oman 4.0 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.1
Cambodia 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.5 3.4
Philippines 3.9 3.8 3.8 3.7 3.6
Kiribati 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.6 3.5
Tajikistan 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.8 3.7
Syrian Arab Republic 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.6
Saudi Arabia 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.6 3.5
Honduras 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7
Namibia 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.8
Jordan 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8
Nepal 4.2 4.1 3.9 3.8 3.6
Zimbabwe 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0
Lesotho 4.2 4.1 4.0 3.9 3.8
Bolivia 4.2 4.1 4.1 4.0 3.9
Lao PDR 4.4 4.2 4.0 3.8 3.7
Swaziland 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0 4.0
Tonga 4.3 4.3 4.2 4.2 4.2
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0
Haiti 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.0
Vanuatu 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.2 4.1
Djibouti 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.3 4.2
Pakistan 4.7 4.5 4.3 4.1 4.0
Samoa 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Papua New Guinea 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.4 4.3
Gabon 4.7 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.4
Ghana 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.6 4.5
Sao Tome and Principe 4.7 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.6
Solomon Islands 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.6 4.6
Guatemala 4.9 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.5
Iraq 5.1 5.0 4.9 4.8 4.7
Kenya 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0 5.0
Congo, Rep. 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1 5.1
Togo 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.1
Comoros 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3
Cote d'Ivoire 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.1
Mauritania 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2
West Bank and Gaza 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.1 5.0
Sudan 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.2
Central African Republic 5.5 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.3
Madagascar 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.3 5.2
Senegal 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.4 5.3
Cameroon 5.7 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.5
Tanzania 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7
Equatorial Guinea 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7 5.6
Mozambique 5.8 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.7
Guinea-Bissau 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.7 5.6
Liberia 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.6
Rwanda 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.6
Gambia, The 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.8
Sierra Leone 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.8 5.7
Guinea 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.7
Eritrea 6.0 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.7
Benin 6.1 6.0 5.9 5.8 5.7
Zambia 6.1 6.1 6.0 6.0 6.0
Nigeria 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.0
South Sudan 6.2 6.1 6.1 6.0 5.9
Malawi 6.3 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.1
Yemen, Rep. 6.6 6.4 6.2 6.0 5.8
Ethiopia 6.7 6.5 6.4 6.2 6.0
Burkina Faso 6.7 6.6 6.5 6.5 6.4
Mali 6.9 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.8
Angola 6.9 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.7
Uganda 6.9 6.9 6.8 6.8 6.7
Burundi 7.1 7.1 7.0 6.9 6.9
Congo, Dem. Rep. 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.0 6.9
Timor-Leste 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.0 7.0
Chad 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.2
Somalia 7.7 7.6 7.6 7.5 7.4
Niger 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7 7.7
Afghanistan 7.8 7.7 7.6 7.5 7.3
Dominica 1.9 1.9
Marshall Islands 5.7
Tuvalu
Monaco
Faeroe Islands
Cayman Islands
Singapore 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.3
Turks and Caicos Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Curacao
Isle of Man 1.7
San Marino
St. Kitts and Nevis 2.1
Andorra
American Samoa
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

Featured indicators

Help/Feedback

User Voice