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

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