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

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