Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
United Arab Emirates 33.5 33.3 33.0 32.8 32.6
Qatar 34.1 34.3 34.4 34.5 34.7
Kuwait 40.8 40.2 40.2 40.6 40.9
Oman 40.6 40.9 41.5 42.4 43.3
Bahrain 42.4 42.6 42.9 43.0 43.1
Saudi Arabia 44.1 44.5 45.1 45.7 46.1
Jordan 47.5 47.5 47.6 47.7 47.8
Libya 47.6 47.7 47.7 47.9 48.0
Samoa 48.0 48.0 48.0 47.9 47.9
India 48.2 48.2 48.2 48.2 48.2
Cote d'Ivoire 48.1 48.2 48.2 48.2 48.3
French Polynesia 48.1 48.1 48.2 48.3 48.4
Brunei Darussalam 47.6 47.9 48.2 48.6 49.0
Bangladesh 48.3 48.3 48.3 48.4 48.4
Pakistan 48.3 48.3 48.3 48.3 48.4
China 48.4 48.4 48.4 48.4 48.4
Guam 47.9 48.1 48.4 48.6 48.7
Solomon Islands 48.6 48.6 48.6 48.6 48.6
Bhutan 48.5 48.6 48.7 48.8 48.7
Nepal 48.1 48.3 48.7 49.3 49.8
Vanuatu 48.7 48.7 48.8 48.8 48.8
Equatorial Guinea 48.9 48.9 48.9 48.9 48.8
Timor-Leste 48.9 48.9 49.0 49.0 49.0
Papua New Guinea 49.0 49.0 49.0 49.0 49.0
Maldives 49.0 49.0 49.0 49.0 49.0
New Caledonia 48.9 49.0 49.0 49.1 49.2
Afghanistan 48.9 49.0 49.0 49.1 49.1
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 48.9 49.0 49.1 49.2 49.3
Malaysia 49.2 49.1 49.1 49.0 49.1
Costa Rica 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2
Tonga 49.3 49.3 49.2 49.1 49.1
Iran, Islamic Rep. 49.1 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2
Fiji 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2
Syrian Arab Republic 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2 49.2
Yemen, Rep. 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.4
West Bank and Gaza 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.3 49.3
Suriname 49.3 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4
Panama 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4
Paraguay 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4
Nigeria 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.4 49.4
Ghana 49.4 49.5 49.4 49.4 49.5
Algeria 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.5
Iraq 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.5 49.5
Cyprus 49.5 49.6 49.6 49.6 49.6
Philippines 49.6 49.6 49.6 49.6 49.6
Venezuela, RB 49.6 49.6 49.6 49.6 49.7
Dominican Republic 49.6 49.6 49.7 49.7 49.7
Tunisia 49.6 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.8
Cuba 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.8
Djibouti 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.7
Belize 49.6 49.7 49.7 49.8 49.8
Egypt, Arab Rep. 49.8 49.7 49.7 49.7 49.7
Albania 49.4 49.6 49.8 49.9 50.0
Singapore 49.7 49.7 49.8 49.9 50.0
Sudan 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8
Ecuador 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 49.9 49.9 49.8 49.7 49.7
Peru 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8 49.8
Macedonia, FYR 49.9 49.9 49.8 49.8 49.7
Korea, Rep. 49.9 49.9 49.9 49.8 49.8
Comoros 49.9 49.9 49.9 49.9 49.9
Iceland 49.9 49.9 49.9 49.9 49.9
Sri Lanka 49.8 49.8 49.9 50.0 50.1
Tajikistan 50.0 49.9 49.9 49.9 49.9
Honduras 49.9 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0
Indonesia 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0
Mauritania 50.1 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.0
Seychelles 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.1 50.2
Kiribati 50.0 50.0 50.0 50.1 50.2
Ethiopia 50.1 50.1 50.1 50.1 50.1
Lao PDR 50.1 50.1 50.1 50.1 50.1
Congo, Rep. 50.2 50.1 50.1 50.1 50.1
Gambia, The 50.0 50.1 50.1 50.2 50.3
Uganda 50.2 50.2 50.1 50.1 50.1
Liberia 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.1 50.1
Madagascar 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
Kenya 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
Nicaragua 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
Guyana 50.4 50.3 50.2 50.1 50.1
Trinidad and Tobago 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
South Sudan 50.3 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
Chad 50.3 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
Morocco 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.3 50.3
Cameroon 50.3 50.2 50.2 50.2 50.2
Mauritius 50.1 50.2 50.2 50.3 50.4
Zambia 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.2 50.2
Bolivia 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.2 50.2
Mali 50.4 50.3 50.3 50.2 50.2
Uzbekistan 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.3
Australia 50.2 50.3 50.3 50.3 50.4
Mongolia 50.5 50.4 50.3 50.2 50.2
Niger 50.5 50.4 50.3 50.2 50.1
Guinea 50.4 50.4 50.3 50.3 50.2
Malta 50.4 50.4 50.3 50.3 50.3
Zimbabwe 50.3 50.4 50.3 50.3 50.3
Ireland 50.4 50.4 50.4 50.4 50.3
Tanzania 50.4 50.4 50.4 50.3 50.3
Somalia 50.5 50.4 50.4 50.4 50.4
Botswana 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.4 50.4
Congo, Dem. Rep. 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.4
Lebanon 50.4 50.4 50.5 50.5 50.5
Malawi 50.6 50.5 50.5 50.4 50.4
Brazil 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5
Canada 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5
Guinea-Bissau 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5
Senegal 50.4 50.4 50.5 50.6 50.7
Chile 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5
Netherlands 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5 50.5
Norway 50.6 50.6 50.5 50.5 50.5
Eritrea 50.6 50.6 50.5 50.5 50.5
Guatemala 50.3 50.4 50.6 50.7 50.8
Thailand 50.3 50.4 50.6 50.7 50.8
Grenada 50.5 50.5 50.6 50.6 50.6
Hong Kong SAR, China 50.0 50.3 50.6 50.9 51.1
Haiti 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Denmark 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Sweden 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Jamaica 50.7 50.7 50.6 50.5 50.5
Colombia 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Turkmenistan 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Sierra Leone 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Greece 50.7 50.6 50.6 50.6 50.6
Gabon 50.8 50.7 50.7 50.6 50.5
Barbados 51.0 50.8 50.7 50.5 50.3
Israel 50.6 50.7 50.7 50.7 50.7
Montenegro 50.6 50.7 50.7 50.8 50.8
Kyrgyz Republic 50.8 50.8 50.7 50.7 50.7
Vietnam 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.8
Angola 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.7 50.7
New Zealand 50.7 50.7 50.8 50.8 50.9
Sao Tome and Principe 50.7 50.7 50.8 50.8 50.8
Turkey 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.8
Serbia 50.7 50.8 50.8 50.8 50.8
South Africa 50.7 50.8 50.8 50.9 50.9
Luxembourg 50.9 50.9 50.8 50.8 50.8
Bahamas, The 50.6 50.7 50.9 51.1 51.2
Namibia 51.0 50.9 50.9 50.9 50.8
Burundi 51.0 51.0 50.9 50.8 50.7
Central African Republic 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0 50.9
Burkina Faso 51.0 51.0 51.0 50.9 50.9
Argentina 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0
United States 51.1 51.0 51.0 51.0 50.9
St. Lucia 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0
Japan 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.1
Myanmar 51.1 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0
Benin 51.1 51.0 51.0 51.0 51.0
Aruba 50.7 50.8 51.0 51.3 51.5
Romania 50.9 51.0 51.0 51.1 51.1
Spain 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1
Belgium 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1
Azerbaijan 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.2
Bulgaria 51.0 51.1 51.1 51.2 51.2
Switzerland 51.2 51.2 51.2 51.2 51.2
Togo 51.2 51.2 51.2 51.2 51.2
Lesotho 51.0 51.1 51.2 51.4 51.5
Korea, Dem. Rep. 51.3 51.3 51.3 51.3 51.3
Finland 51.3 51.3 51.3 51.2 51.2
Germany 51.4 51.3 51.3 51.3 51.2
Slovak Republic 51.3 51.3 51.4 51.4 51.4
United Kingdom 51.4 51.4 51.4 51.3 51.3
Czech Republic 51.4 51.4 51.4 51.4 51.3
Slovenia 51.5 51.5 51.4 51.3 51.2
Poland 51.4 51.4 51.4 51.5 51.5
Cambodia 51.5 51.5 51.5 51.4 51.4
Rwanda 51.4 51.5 51.5 51.5 51.5
France 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6
Uruguay 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6
Italy 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6
Macao SAR, China 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6
Mexico 51.4 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.6
El Salvador 51.6 51.6 51.6 51.7 51.7
Bosnia and Herzegovina 51.5 51.6 51.7 51.6 51.6
Austria 51.7 51.7 51.7 51.7 51.7
Swaziland 51.9 51.8 51.7 51.7 51.6
Cabo Verde 51.9 51.8 51.8 51.8 51.7
Portugal 51.8 51.8 51.8 51.8 51.8
Puerto Rico 51.7 51.8 51.8 51.8 51.8
Croatia 51.8 51.8 51.8 51.8 51.8
Kazakhstan 51.7 51.7 51.8 51.9 52.0
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 52.0 52.1 52.1 52.2 52.2
Mozambique 52.3 52.2 52.2 52.1 52.0
Antigua and Barbuda 51.5 51.8 52.2 52.6 52.9
Moldova 52.2 52.2 52.2 52.2 52.2
Hungary 52.2 52.3 52.3 52.3 52.4
Georgia 52.5 52.5 52.6 52.6 52.6
Curacao 52.6 52.7 52.8 52.9 53.0
Armenia 52.6 52.8 53.0 53.1 53.1
Lithuania 52.9 52.9 53.0 53.1 53.1
Belarus 53.2 53.1 53.1 53.1 53.1
Russian Federation 53.2 53.2 53.2 53.2 53.3
Ukraine 53.5 53.5 53.5 53.5 53.6
Estonia 53.7 53.8 53.8 53.9 53.9
Latvia 53.9 53.9 54.0 54.0 54.0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Cayman Islands
Faeroe Islands
San Marino
St. Kitts and Nevis
Turks and Caicos Islands
Greenland
Tuvalu
Bermuda
Kosovo
Northern Mariana Islands
Isle of Man
Monaco
St. Martin (French part)
Marshall Islands
Andorra
Liechtenstein
Dominica
Palau
American Samoa

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