Country name 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Hong Kong SAR, China 12 12 12 12 12
Macao SAR, China 13 12 12 12 12
Japan 13 13 13 13 13
Bulgaria 13 13 14 14 14
Germany 13 13 13 13 13
Qatar 14 13 13 14 14
United Arab Emirates 14 14 14 15 16
Ukraine 14 14 14 14 15
Slovenia 14 14 14 14 14
Italy 14 14 14 14 14
Latvia 14 14 15 15 15
Czech Republic 14 14 15 15 15
Greece 15 15 15 15 15
Hungary 15 15 15 15 15
Austria 15 15 15 14 14
Belarus 15 15 15 15 16
Russian Federation 15 15 15 16 16
Spain 15 15 15 15 15
Poland 15 15 15 15 15
Romania 15 15 15 15 15
Switzerland 15 15 15 15 15
Slovak Republic 15 15 15 15 15
Portugal 15 15 15 15 15
Lithuania 15 15 15 15 15
Croatia 15 15 15 15 15
Estonia 15 16 16 16 16
Malta 16 15 15 15 14
Korea, Rep. 16 16 15 15 15
Canada 16 16 16 16 16
Finland 17 16 16 16 16
Sweden 17 17 17 17 17
Moldova 17 17 17 17 17
Belgium 17 17 17 17 17
Serbia 17 17 16 16 16
Georgia 17 17 18 18 18
Cuba 17 17 17 16 16
Singapore 17 17 16 16 16
Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 17 16 16 15
Macedonia, FYR 17 17 17 17 17
Netherlands 18 17 17 17 17
United Kingdom 18 18 18 18 18
Luxembourg 18 18 17 18 17
Cyprus 18 17 17 17 17
Denmark 18 18 18 18 17
China 18 18 18 18 18
France 18 18 18 18 18
Norway 19 19 19 19 19
Australia 19 19 19 19 19
Barbados 19 19 19 19 19
Thailand 19 19 18 18 18
Montenegro 19 19 19 19 18
Curacao 20 20 20 19 19
United States 20 20 20 20 19
Bahrain 20 20 20 21 21
Puerto Rico 20 20 20 19 19
New Zealand 20 20 20 20 20
Armenia 21 20 20 20 20
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21 21 21 21 21
Trinidad and Tobago 21 21 21 21 21
Aruba 21 20 20 19 19
Iceland 21 21 21 21 21
Mauritius 21 21 20 20 19
Ireland 21 21 22 22 22
Chile 22 22 21 21 21
Seychelles 22 22 22 22 22
Bahamas, The 22 22 22 21 21
Uruguay 23 22 22 22 22
Korea, Dem. Rep. 23 22 22 22 21
Azerbaijan 23 22 22 22 22
Albania 23 22 21 21 20
Vietnam 23 23 23 23 23
Tunisia 23 23 23 23 23
New Caledonia 24 23 23 23 22
Iran, Islamic Rep. 24 24 24 24 24
Lebanon 24 23 22 21 20
French Polynesia 24 23 23 23 22
Argentina 25 25 24 24 24
Kazakhstan 25 25 25 26 26
Costa Rica 25 24 24 24 23
Sri Lanka 25 25 25 25 25
Kuwait 25 25 25 25 25
St. Lucia 25 25 24 24 24
Brazil 25 25 25 24 24
Myanmar 26 26 25 25 25
Antigua and Barbuda 26 26 25 25 25
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 27 26 26 25 25
Brunei Darussalam 27 26 26 25 25
Turkey 27 26 26 26 25
Mongolia 27 27 27 27 27
Algeria 27 27 27 28 28
Israel 27 27 28 28 28
Oman 27 26 24 23 23
Guam 28 27 27 26 26
Grenada 28 27 27 27 27
Malaysia 28 27 27 26 26
Morocco 28 28 28 28 28
Suriname 29 28 28 27 27
Colombia 29 28 28 28 27
Fiji 29 29 29 29 29
Jamaica 29 28 28 27 27
Turkmenistan 29 29 29 28 28
Panama 29 29 29 28 28
Libya 29 29 29 29 29
Venezuela, RB 29 29 29 29 28
South Africa 30 30 30 29 29
Bhutan 30 29 29 28 28
Uzbekistan 30 29 29 29 28
Indonesia 30 30 29 29 28
Maldives 30 29 29 29 28
Peru 30 30 29 29 28
Mexico 30 30 29 28 28
Kyrgyz Republic 30 30 30 30 31
India 30 30 29 29 29
Saudi Arabia 31 30 30 29 29
Ecuador 31 31 30 30 30
Dominican Republic 31 31 31 30 30
Egypt, Arab Rep. 32 31 31 31 31
Bangladesh 32 31 31 30 29
Cabo Verde 32 31 30 30 29
Cambodia 32 31 31 31 31
El Salvador 32 31 31 30 29
Paraguay 34 33 33 32 32
Kiribati 34 33 32 32 31
Djibouti 34 34 34 34 34
Botswana 34 34 34 34 33
Nicaragua 35 34 33 33 32
Jordan 35 35 34 34 34
Philippines 35 35 35 34 34
Pakistan 35 35 34 34 33
Belize 35 35 34 34 33
Syrian Arab Republic 36 35 35 35 35
Tajikistan 36 36 36 36 36
Bolivia 36 36 35 35 35
Haiti 36 36 35 35 35
Lao PDR 37 36 36 35 35
Honduras 37 36 36 35 35
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 37 36 36 35 35
Nepal 37 36 36 35 34
Tonga 37 37 37 37 37
Guyana 38 37 37 36 35
Lesotho 38 37 37 36 36
Namibia 38 37 37 36 35
Vanuatu 38 38 37 37 36
Samoa 38 38 38 38 37
Gabon 39 39 38 38 38
Swaziland 39 38 38 38 38
Ghana 39 39 39 38 38
Papua New Guinea 39 39 38 38 38
Equatorial Guinea 39 39 39 39 39
Mauritania 41 40 40 40 40
Central African Republic 41 40 40 40 40
Solomon Islands 41 41 40 40 40
Iraq 41 41 41 40 40
Zimbabwe 41 41 40 39 39
Guatemala 42 41 41 40 40
Sao Tome and Principe 42 42 42 42 42
Cote d'Ivoire 42 42 41 41 41
Guinea-Bissau 42 42 42 41 41
Yemen, Rep. 42 41 41 40 40
Sudan 42 42 41 41 41
Togo 42 42 42 42 42
West Bank and Gaza 42 41 41 40 40
Sierra Leone 42 42 42 42 41
Comoros 42 42 42 42 42
Congo, Rep. 42 42 42 43 43
Kenya 43 42 42 42 42
South Sudan 43 43 42 42 42
Guinea 43 43 42 42 42
Eritrea 43 43 43 43 43
Liberia 43 43 43 43 43
Madagascar 43 43 43 42 42
Cameroon 43 43 43 43 43
Benin 43 43 43 43 42
Senegal 44 44 44 44 43
Burundi 44 44 44 45 45
Nigeria 44 44 44 44 44
Ethiopia 44 44 43 43 42
Rwanda 45 44 44 43 42
Tanzania 45 45 45 45 45
Mozambique 45 45 45 45 45
Congo, Dem. Rep. 45 45 45 45 45
Malawi 46 46 45 45 45
Gambia, The 46 46 46 46 46
Burkina Faso 46 46 46 46 45
Mali 47 47 47 47 47
Zambia 47 47 47 47 46
Timor-Leste 47 47 46 46 45
Somalia 48 48 47 47 47
Angola 48 48 48 48 47
Afghanistan 49 48 47 47 46
Chad 49 49 49 48 48
Uganda 49 49 49 48 48
Niger 50 50 50 50 50
Liechtenstein
Middle East (developing only)
Northern Mariana Islands
Dominica
American Samoa
St. Martin (French part)
Turks and Caicos Islands
Cayman Islands
Tuvalu
Andorra
Bermuda
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
San Marino
Monaco
Faeroe Islands
St. Kitts and Nevis
Palau
Greenland
Isle of Man
Marshall Islands

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