Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
United Arab Emirates 1 1 1 1 1
Qatar 1 2 2 2 2
Eritrea 2 2 2 2 2
Afghanistan 2 2 2 2 2
Oman 2 2 2 2 2
West Bank and Gaza 2 2 2 2 2
Timor-Leste 2 2 2 2 2
Kuwait 2 2 3 3 3
Rwanda 2 2 3 3 3
Bahrain 2 2 2 2 2
Papua New Guinea 2 2 2 2 2
Angola 3 3 2 2 2
Niger 3 3 3 3 3
Sierra Leone 3 3 3 3 2
Solomon Islands 3 3 3 3 3
Brunei Darussalam 3 3 3 3 3
Uganda 3 3 3 3 3
Kenya 3 3 3 3 3
Botswana 3 3 3 3 3
Gambia, The 3 3 3 3 3
Saudi Arabia 3 3 3 3 3
Zambia 3 3 3 3 3
Tanzania 3 3 3 3 3
Djibouti 3 3 3 3 3
Swaziland 3 3 3 3 3
Burundi 3 3 3 3 3
Nigeria 3 3 3 3 3
Congo, Dem. Rep. 3 3 3 3 3
Cote d'Ivoire 3 3 3 3 3
South Sudan 3 3 3 3 3
Togo 3 3 3 3 3
Sudan 3 3 3 3 3
Ghana 3 3 3 3 3
Burkina Faso 3 3 3 3 3
Chad 3 3 3 3 3
Madagascar 3 3 3 3 3
Jordan 3 3 3 3 3
Somalia 3 3 3 3 3
Liberia 3 3 3 3 3
Benin 3 3 3 3 3
Ethiopia 3 3 3 3 3
Fiji 3 3 3 3 3
Philippines 3 3 3 3 3
Senegal 3 3 3 3 3
Malawi 3 3 3 3 3
Mozambique 3 3 3 3 3
Comoros 3 3 3 3 3
Mauritania 3 3 3 3 3
Guinea-Bissau 3 3 3 3 3
Zimbabwe 3 3 3 3 3
Syrian Arab Republic 3 3 3 3 3
Maldives 3 3 3 3 4
Yemen, Rep. 3 3 3 3 3
Namibia 3 3 3 3 3
South Africa 3 3 3 3 3
Cameroon 3 3 3 3 3
Nicaragua 3 3 4 4 4
Vanuatu 3 3 3 3 3
Kiribati 3 3 3 3 3
Bhutan 3 3 4 4 4
Algeria 3 3 4 4 4
Guinea 4 4 4 3 3
Lao PDR 4 4 4 4 4
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 4 4 4 4 4
Cambodia 4 4 4 4 4
Libya 4 4 4 4 4
Iraq 4 4 4 4 4
Nepal 4 4 4 4 4
Honduras 4 4 4 4 4
Congo, Rep. 4 4 4 4 4
French Polynesia 4 4 4 4 4
Malaysia 4 4 4 4 4
Guatemala 4 4 4 4 4
Mongolia 4 4 4 4 4
Mali 4 4 4 4 4
Tajikistan 4 4 4 4 4
Iran, Islamic Rep. 4 4 4 4 4
Pakistan 4 4 4 4 4
Bangladesh 4 4 4 4 4
Haiti 4 4 4 4 4
Equatorial Guinea 4 4 4 4 4
Bolivia 4 4 4 4 4
Central African Republic 4 4 4 4 4
India 4 4 4 4 4
Turkmenistan 4 4 4 4 4
Samoa 4 4 4 4 4
Uzbekistan 4 4 4 4 4
Venezuela, RB 4 4 4 4 4
Indonesia 4 4 4 4 5
Sao Tome and Principe 4 4 4 4 4
Morocco 4 4 4 4 5
Lesotho 4 4 4 4 4
Paraguay 4 4 4 4 4
Peru 4 4 5 5 5
Belize 5 5 4 4 4
Colombia 4 5 5 5 5
Myanmar 5 5 5 5 5
Mexico 5 5 5 5 5
Dominican Republic 5 5 5 5 5
Ecuador 5 5 5 5 5
Bahamas, The 5 5 5 5 5
Guam 5 5 5 5 5
Azerbaijan 5 5 5 5 5
Guyana 5 5 5 5 5
Cabo Verde 5 5 5 5 5
El Salvador 5 5 5 5 5
Brazil 5 5 5 5 5
Egypt, Arab Rep. 5 5 5 5 5
Panama 5 5 5 5 5
Korea, Dem. Rep. 5 5 5 6 6
Costa Rica 5 5 5 5 5
Suriname 5 5 5 6 6
Turkey 5 5 5 6 6
New Caledonia 5 5 5 6 6
Tunisia 5 5 6 6 6
Mauritius 5 5 6 6 6
Tonga 5 5 6 6 6
Kyrgyz Republic 5 5 5 5 5
Thailand 5 6 6 6 6
Gabon 6 6 6 6 6
Albania 6 6 6 6 7
Vietnam 6 6 6 6 6
Sri Lanka 6 6 6 6 6
Korea, Rep. 6 6 6 7 7
Trinidad and Tobago 6 6 6 6 6
China 6 6 6 7 7
Lebanon 6 6 7 7 7
Singapore 6 7 7 7 7
Chile 7 7 7 7 7
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 7 7 7 7 7
Aruba 7 7 7 7 7
Kazakhstan 7 7 7 7 7
Jamaica 7 7 7 7 7
Seychelles 7 7 8 8 8
Macao SAR, China 7 7 7 7 7
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 7 7 8 8 8
St. Lucia 8 8 8 8 8
Grenada 8 8 8 8 8
Antigua and Barbuda 8 8 8 8 7
Bosnia and Herzegovina 8 9 9 10 10
Armenia 8 9 9 9 10
Curacao 9 9 9 10 10
Macedonia, FYR 9 9 9 9 10
Moldova 9 9 9 10 10
Cuba 9 9 9 10 10
Argentina 10 10 10 10 10
Israel 10 10 10 10 10
Montenegro 9 10 10 11 11
Hong Kong SAR, China 10 10 10 10 11
Malta 10 10 10 10 10
Cyprus 10 10 10 10 10
Puerto Rico 10 11 11 11 11
Slovak Republic 11 11 11 11 11
Barbados 11 11 11 11 11
Iceland 11 11 11 11 12
Poland 11 11 12 12 12
Ireland 11 11 11 11 11
Georgia 11 12 12 12 12
Serbia 11 12 12 12 13
New Zealand 12 12 12 12 12
Australia 12 12 12 12 12
Canada 12 12 12 12 12
Russian Federation 12 12 12 12 12
Romania 12 12 13 13 13
United States 13 13 13 12 12
Uruguay 12 13 13 13 13
Lithuania 12 13 13 13 14
Slovenia 12 13 13 13 14
Belarus 12 13 13 13 13
Netherlands 13 13 13 13 13
Czech Republic 13 13 13 14 14
Ukraine 14 14 14 14 14
Croatia 14 14 14 15 15
Luxembourg 14 14 14 14 14
Estonia 14 14 14 15 15
Latvia 14 14 14 14 15
Finland 14 14 14 15 15
Hungary 14 14 15 15 15
Switzerland 15 15 15 15 15
Japan 14 15 15 16 17
Austria 15 15 15 15 15
Denmark 15 15 15 15 15
Portugal 15 15 15 16 16
France 15 15 16 16 16
Bulgaria 15 15 16 16 16
Germany 15 16 16 16 16
Greece 15 16 16 16 17
Spain 15 16 16 16 17
Norway 16 16 16 15 15
United Kingdom 16 16 16 16 16
Belgium 16 16 16 17 17
Italy 17 17 17 18 18
Sweden 17 17 17 17 17
St. Martin (French part)
Tuvalu
San Marino
Faeroe Islands
Greenland
Dominica
Turks and Caicos Islands
St. Kitts and Nevis
Palau
Bermuda
Northern Mariana Islands
Liechtenstein
Kosovo
Andorra
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Monaco
Isle of Man
Marshall Islands
Cayman Islands
American Samoa

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