Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Bosnia and Herzegovina -5.9 -3.9 -1.0 1.4 2.9
Rwanda -5.7 -1.1 4.6 8.7 10.3
Armenia -2.4 -2.1 -1.6 -1.1 -0.8
Estonia -2.1 -1.8 -1.5 -1.1 -1.0
Faeroe Islands -2.0 -1.1 -0.1 0.8 1.4
Latvia -1.7 -1.4 -1.1 -1.0 -0.9
Kazakhstan -1.5 -1.8 -1.5 -1.6 -1.7
Bhutan -1.4 -0.5 0.7 1.7 2.4
South Sudan -1.2 0.4 2.3 3.8 4.8
Georgia -1.0 -2.7 -2.5 -1.8 -1.0
Sierra Leone -1.0 -0.6 -0.2 0.2 0.9
Lithuania -0.7 -0.8 -0.8 -0.7 -0.7
Albania -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 -0.6
Macedonia, FYR -0.5 -0.1 0.4 0.8 1.1
Ukraine -0.5 -0.8 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9
St. Martin (French part) -0.4 -1.2 -1.9 -2.5 -3.1
Bulgaria -0.3 -0.4 -0.5 -0.6 -0.7
Moldova -0.3 -0.5 -0.2 -0.4 -0.0
Romania -0.1 -0.2 -0.3 -0.3 -0.2
Hungary -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.2 -0.2
Russian Federation -0.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.2 -0.2
Montenegro -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1
Belarus -0.1 -0.3 -0.3 -0.4 -0.5
Slovenia -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2
Kyrgyz Republic -0.0 1.0 1.5 1.5 1.5
Italy 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.1 -0.1
Czech Republic 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1
Somalia 0.2 1.1 2.1 2.9 3.4
Tonga 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.4
Poland 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Croatia 0.2 0.4 -3.8 1.7 -1.6
Dominica 0.2 -0.0 -0.3 -0.5 -0.7
Guyana 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5
United Kingdom 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Spain 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3
Portugal 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5
Barbados 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Belgium 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Isle of Man 0.3 0.6 1.0 1.2 1.4
Denmark 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.4
Japan 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Germany 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0
France 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Austria 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Slovak Republic 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1
Ireland 0.4 0.5 0.8 1.0 1.0
Finland 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
Tuvalu 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Serbia 0.5 0.1 -0.4 -0.8 -1.1
Trinidad and Tobago 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1
Malawi 0.5 1.1 1.9 2.4 2.8
Cuba 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Greenland 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.2 0.2
Norway 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
Netherlands 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
Qatar 0.6 1.2 2.2 3.3 3.9
Eritrea 0.6 1.2 1.9 2.5 3.0
Liberia 0.6 3.0 5.5 7.3 7.8
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2
Bermuda 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.7
Sweden 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1
Thailand 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.1 1.1
Uruguay 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6
Mongolia 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8
Jamaica 0.8 0.8 1.2 1.0 0.9
Switzerland 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.3
Greece 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.5
Iceland 0.9 0.5 0.5 0.8 1.1
Malta 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6
Puerto Rico 0.9 0.9 1.1 0.9 0.6
Samoa 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.5 0.5
Monaco 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9
Canada 1.0 0.8 1.1 1.1 0.9
Korea, Rep. 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.7
Marshall Islands 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.4
Australia 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.0
Grenada 1.1 0.9 0.5 0.3 0.2
China 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0
Iran, Islamic Rep. 1.1 1.3 1.6 1.8 1.9
St. Lucia 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.4
San Marino 1.2 1.1 0.9 0.8 0.8
United States 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.2
St. Kitts and Nevis 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1
Kiribati 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.6
Argentina 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2
Suriname 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4
New Zealand 1.3 1.5 1.6 1.3 0.9
Azerbaijan 1.4 1.2 1.0 1.0 0.9
Luxembourg 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.3 1.2
Sri Lanka 1.4 1.4 1.1 1.3 1.2
Mauritius 1.4 0.9 1.0 1.3 1.1
Fiji 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.9
El Salvador 1.4 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.7
Myanmar 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.4
Liechtenstein 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Korea, Dem. Rep. 1.5 1.3 1.2 1.0 0.9
Tajikistan 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3
Brazil 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
French Polynesia 1.5 1.7 1.9 2.0 2.1
Egypt, Arab Rep. 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6
Turkey 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5
Morocco 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.4
Kosovo 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.3 -5.9
Indonesia 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5
Seychelles 1.7 1.8 1.5 1.2 2.0
Vietnam 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5
Djibouti 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.7
Bahamas, The 1.7 1.5 1.3 1.1 1.1
Macao SAR, China 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6
Chile 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.3
Burundi 1.8 1.6 1.4 1.2 1.2
Tunisia 1.8 1.6 1.5 1.4 1.3
Colombia 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7
Peru 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7
Lesotho 1.9 1.7 1.4 1.3 1.1
India 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7
Dominican Republic 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.6
Haiti 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.8
Zimbabwe 1.9 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.5
Swaziland 1.9 2.0 2.2 2.2 2.2
Belize 2.0 2.3 2.6 2.8 3.0
Uzbekistan 2.0 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.6
Sao Tome and Principe 2.0 1.7 1.5 1.3 1.2
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 2.0 1.4 0.7 0.2 -0.2
Mexico 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.7
Panama 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
Algeria 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.6
Libya 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.7
American Samoa 2.1 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.7
Guam 2.1 1.9 1.7 1.5 1.3
Bangladesh 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0
South Africa 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.4
Venezuela, RB 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.0
Ecuador 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.0
Cyprus 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.0 1.9
Hong Kong SAR, China 2.3 2.0 4.4 0.8 0.8
Guinea-Bissau 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2
Philippines 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.2
Bolivia 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2 2.1
Guatemala 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3
Nicaragua 2.4 2.2 2.1 1.9 1.8
Zambia 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.7
Paraguay 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2
Central African Republic 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.1
Togo 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.6
Maldives 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.2
Comoros 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5
Costa Rica 2.4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Saudi Arabia 2.4 2.0 1.5 1.1 1.2
Bahrain 2.5 2.6 2.8 3.0 3.3
Nigeria 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Lebanon 2.5 2.0 1.2 0.7 0.7
Malaysia 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Papua New Guinea 2.5 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7
Honduras 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2 2.2
Pakistan 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.6
Antigua and Barbuda 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.7
Turkmenistan 2.6 2.2 1.9 1.6 1.4
Timor-Leste 2.6 1.5 0.3 -0.7 -1.1
Israel 2.6 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.3
Mali 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6
Botswana 2.6 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.1
Nepal 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4
Gabon 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.5
Congo, Rep. 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.8
Lao PDR 2.7 2.5 2.3 2.2 2.0
Ghana 2.7 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3
Cabo Verde 2.7 2.5 2.3 2.1 2.0
Vanuatu 2.7 2.4 2.1 1.8 1.7
Brunei Darussalam 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3
Burkina Faso 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.8
Andorra 2.8 1.8 0.7 -0.3 -0.5
Gambia, The 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
Palau 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.2
Syrian Arab Republic 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.7
Cameroon 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7
Solomon Islands 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
Mauritania 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.9 3.0
Senegal 2.9 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.4
Namibia 2.9 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.9
New Caledonia 2.9 3.1 2.1 2.3 1.7
Kenya 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.6
Madagascar 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.2
Cote d'Ivoire 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.8 2.6
Singapore 3.1 3.0 4.1 3.4 3.4
Oman 3.1 2.1 1.0 0.1 -0.3
Iraq 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2
Tanzania 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.6 2.5
Chad 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.4 3.4
Angola 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.7
Uganda 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.1
Equatorial Guinea 3.4 3.3 3.2 3.2 3.2
Ethiopia 3.4 3.3 3.1 3.0 2.9
Niger 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.7
Cambodia 3.4 3.2 2.9 2.7 2.5
Benin 3.6 3.4 3.1 3.0 2.9
Congo, Dem. Rep. 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.2 2.0
Mozambique 3.7 3.4 3.0 2.7 2.5
Jordan 3.9 3.2 3.1 3.1 3.0
Sudan 4.0 3.5 2.9 2.5 2.2
West Bank and Gaza 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 2.6
Yemen, Rep. 4.8 4.2 3.7 3.2 2.9
Cayman Islands 4.8 5.2 5.7 6.0 5.9
Northern Mariana Islands 5.0 4.8 4.6 4.4 3.8
United Arab Emirates 5.1 5.0 5.2 5.4 5.4
Guinea 5.2 4.2 3.2 2.5 1.9
Aruba 5.6 4.6 3.5 2.7 2.1
Turks and Caicos Islands 5.7 4.9 4.0 3.4 3.5
Afghanistan 8.3 6.5 4.6 3.2 2.5
Kuwait -0.1 3.2 5.1
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