Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Yemen, Rep. 46 47 47 47 48
Burundi 48 48 48 48 48
Uganda 49 48 48 48 48
Chad 49 49 48 48 48
Afghanistan 50 50 49 49 49
Eritrea 49 49 49 50 50
Niger 50 50 50 50 50
Angola 50 50 50 50 50
West Bank and Gaza 50 50 50 50 50
Burkina Faso 50 50 50 50 50
Mali 50 50 50 50 50
Ethiopia 50 50 50 50 50
Somalia 51 51 51 50 50
Sao Tome and Principe 48 49 50 50 51
Timor-Leste 55 54 52 50 49
Congo, Dem. Rep. 51 51 51 51 51
Cameroon 50 51 51 51 51
Gambia, The 51 51 51 51 51
Swaziland 50 50 51 51 52
Senegal 51 51 51 51 52
Benin 52 52 52 52 52
Malawi 52 52 52 52 51
Cabo Verde 50 51 51 52 52
Guatemala 51 52 52 52 52
Madagascar 52 52 52 52 52
Zambia 52 52 52 52 52
Rwanda 55 54 53 52 51
Tanzania 52 52 52 52 52
Togo 51 52 52 52 53
Kenya 51 51 52 52 53
South Sudan 53 53 52 52 52
Lao PDR 52 52 52 52 53
Guinea 52 52 52 52 52
Tajikistan 52 52 52 52 53
Maldives 51 51 52 53 54
Guinea-Bissau 52 52 53 53 53
Cambodia 50 51 52 53 54
Honduras 52 52 53 53 53
Gabon 53 53 53 53 53
Sudan 53 53 53 53 53
Iraq 52 53 53 53 53
Mozambique 53 53 53 53 53
Equatorial Guinea 54 54 53 53 53
Nigeria 53 53 53 53 54
Liberia 53 53 53 54 54
Central African Republic 53 53 53 54 54
Mauritania 53 53 53 54 54
Pakistan 53 53 53 54 54
Zimbabwe 52 53 53 54 54
Bhutan 53 53 53 54 55
Lesotho 54 54 54 54 54
Nicaragua 53 53 54 54 55
Sierra Leone 54 54 54 54 54
Congo, Rep. 54 54 54 54 54
Belize 53 53 54 54 55
Vanuatu 54 54 54 55 55
Djibouti 54 54 54 55 55
Haiti 53 54 54 55 55
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 53 53 54 55 55
Comoros 53 54 54 55 55
Samoa 55 55 55 55 55
Syrian Arab Republic 53 54 54 55 55
Cote d'Ivoire 54 54 55 55 55
Solomon Islands 54 54 55 55 55
Ghana 54 55 55 55 55
Tonga 55 55 55 56 56
Grenada 54 54 55 56 56
Bolivia 55 55 55 56 56
Nepal 55 55 56 56 56
Namibia 55 55 55 56 56
El Salvador 55 56 56 56 56
Kiribati 56 56 56 56 56
Paraguay 55 56 56 57 57
Saudi Arabia 56 57 57 57 57
Uzbekistan 56 56 57 57 58
Papua New Guinea 57 57 57 57 57
Jordan 56 57 57 57 57
Botswana 56 56 57 58 58
Philippines 57 57 58 58 58
Bangladesh 56 57 57 58 58
Iran, Islamic Rep. 54 55 57 58 60
Turkmenistan 56 57 57 58 59
Egypt, Arab Rep. 57 57 58 58 59
Kyrgyz Republic 57 57 58 58 59
St. Lucia 57 58 58 59 59
Dominican Republic 59 59 59 59 60
Jamaica 59 59 59 59 60
Mongolia 58 58 59 60 61
Algeria 56 57 59 60 61
Oman 58 59 59 60 60
Ecuador 59 59 60 60 60
Morocco 58 59 59 60 61
Guyana 60 60 60 60 60
Vietnam 58 59 60 60 61
Mexico 60 60 60 60 61
Peru 60 60 60 60 61
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 59 59 60 61 61
India 60 60 60 61 61
Fiji 60 61 61 61 61
Venezuela, RB 60 60 61 61 61
Libya 59 59 60 61 62
Israel 61 61 62 62 62
Colombia 61 61 61 62 62
Argentina 61 61 62 62 62
Malaysia 61 61 61 62 62
Costa Rica 60 61 61 62 62
Panama 61 61 62 62 62
Azerbaijan 61 62 62 62 63
Albania 62 62 62 62 63
Uruguay 63 63 62 62 62
South Africa 61 61 62 63 63
Tunisia 60 61 62 63 63
Turkey 62 62 62 63 63
French Polynesia 62 62 63 63 63
Armenia 62 62 63 63 64
Seychelles 62 63 63 63 63
Antigua and Barbuda 62 62 63 63 63
Myanmar 61 62 62 63 64
Suriname 63 63 63 63 63
Lebanon 62 63 63 64 64
Indonesia 62 63 63 64 64
Sweden 64 64 64 64 64
Brazil 63 63 64 64 65
Guam 64 64 64 64 64
Chile 64 64 64 64 65
Kazakhstan 63 63 64 64 65
Curacao 65 65 65 65 65
Bahamas, The 64 64 64 65 65
Norway 65 65 65 65 65
Iceland 64 64 65 65 65
Puerto Rico 64 64 65 65 65
United Kingdom 65 65 65 65 65
Georgia 65 65 65 65 65
France 65 65 65 65 65
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 65 65 65 65 65
New Caledonia 65 65 65 65 65
Moldova 64 65 65 65 66
New Zealand 65 65 65 65 65
Belgium 66 66 66 66 66
Brunei Darussalam 64 65 65 66 66
Lithuania 66 66 66 66 66
United States 66 66 66 66 66
Trinidad and Tobago 63 64 65 66 67
Sri Lanka 64 65 65 66 66
Ireland 64 65 65 66 67
China 65 66 66 66 67
Barbados 66 66 66 66 66
Estonia 66 66 66 66 67
Latvia 66 66 66 66 67
Cyprus 65 66 66 67 67
Serbia 66 66 66 67 67
Australia 67 67 67 67 67
Bahrain 67 67 67 67 67
Finland 67 67 67 67 67
Belarus 66 66 66 67 67
Denmark 67 67 67 67 67
Luxembourg 68 67 67 67 67
Austria 67 67 67 67 67
Macedonia, FYR 67 67 67 67 67
Switzerland 68 68 67 67 67
Montenegro 67 67 67 67 67
Poland 66 66 67 67 68
Bulgaria 67 67 67 67 68
Portugal 67 67 67 68 68
Croatia 68 68 68 68 67
Ukraine 66 67 67 68 68
Romania 67 68 68 68 68
Mauritius 67 67 68 68 68
Italy 68 68 68 68 68
Slovak Republic 66 67 67 68 68
Malta 67 67 67 68 68
Korea, Dem. Rep. 68 68 68 68 68
Hungary 68 68 68 68 68
Canada 68 68 68 68 68
Netherlands 68 68 68 68 68
Greece 68 68 68 68 68
Russian Federation 67 67 68 68 69
Germany 68 68 68 68 68
Macao SAR, China 67 67 68 68 69
Spain 68 68 68 68 68
Cuba 68 68 68 68 68
Thailand 67 68 68 69 69
Japan 70 69 69 69 69
Czech Republic 68 69 69 69 69
Aruba 70 70 70 69 69
Bosnia and Herzegovina 70 70 70 70 69
Slovenia 69 70 70 70 70
Singapore 71 71 71 71 71
Hong Kong SAR, China 71 71 71 71 72
Korea, Rep. 71 71 71 72 72
Kuwait 71 72 72 72 71
Qatar 72 72 72 73 73
United Arab Emirates 72 73 73 73 73
St. Martin (French part)
Isle of Man
San Marino
Andorra
Bermuda
St. Kitts and Nevis
Turks and Caicos Islands
Monaco
Tuvalu
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Greenland
Northern Mariana Islands
Faeroe Islands
Kosovo
Cayman Islands
Liechtenstein
Dominica
Marshall Islands
Palau
American Samoa

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