Country name 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
Burundi 7 7 8 8 8
Trinidad and Tobago 10 10 10 10 11
Rwanda 10 11 12 13 14
Nepal 11 11 12 12 13
Uganda 12 12 12 12 12
Malawi 13 14 14 14 15
Ethiopia 14 14 14 14 15
Papua New Guinea 14 14 14 14 13
Solomon Islands 15 15 15 15 15
Burkina Faso 15 15 16 17 17
Niger 16 16 16 16 16
South Sudan 16 16 16 16 16
Liechtenstein 16 16 16 16 15
Eritrea 17 17 17 17 17
Lesotho 17 18 18 19 19
Cambodia 17 18 18 18 18
Lao PDR 17 18 19 20 21
Kenya 18 19 19 19 20
Sri Lanka 19 18 18 18 18
Afghanistan 20 20 20 21 21
Vanuatu 20 20 21 21 21
Bhutan 21 21 22 23 24
Tanzania 21 21 21 22 22
Chad 21 22 22 22 22
Samoa 22 22 22 22 22
Bangladesh 22 22 22 23 23
Vietnam 22 23 23 23 24
Timor-Leste 23 23 23 24 24
Tonga 23 23 23 23 23
Swaziland 23 23 23 23 23
Yemen, Rep. 24 24 25 25 26
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 25 24 24 23 23
Mali 26 26 26 27 28
Myanmar 26 26 26 26 27
Maldives 26 26 26 27 27
Madagascar 26 26 26 27 27
India 27 27 27 27 27
Mozambique 27 28 29 29 29
Comoros 28 28 28 28 28
St. Lucia 29 29 28 28 28
Tajikistan 29 28 28 27 27
Angola 29 30 30 31 32
Guyana 29 29 29 29 29
Guinea 29 30 30 30 31
Namibia 30 30 31 31 32
Thailand 30 30 31 31 31
Togo 31 31 32 32 32
Faeroe Islands 31 33 35 36 36
China 31 32 33 34 35
Somalia 31 32 32 33 33
Zimbabwe 32 32 33 33 33
Pakistan 32 32 32 33 33
Nigeria 32 33 33 34 34
Sudan 32 32 32 32 32
Haiti 33 33 34 34 35
Guinea-Bissau 33 33 34 35 36
Congo, Dem. Rep. 33 33 34 34 35
Barbados 33 33 34 34 34
St. Kitts and Nevis 34 34 33 33 33
Antigua and Barbuda 34 34 33 33 32
Sierra Leone 34 35 35 35 35
Grenada 35 35 35 35 36
Indonesia 36 37 38 40 41
Kyrgyz Republic 36 36 36 36 35
Kiribati 36 37 39 40 42
Benin 37 37 37 38 38
Zambia 37 37 36 36 35
Central African Republic 37 37 37 37 38
Uzbekistan 38 38 38 38 38
Equatorial Guinea 39 39 39 39 39
Albania 39 39 40 41 41
Bosnia and Herzegovina 39 39 39 39 39
Senegal 40 40 40 40 40
Ghana 40 41 42 42 43
Cote d'Ivoire 41 42 42 42 43
Cameroon 43 43 44 44 45
Egypt, Arab Rep. 43 43 43 43 43
Honduras 43 43 44 44 45
Guatemala 43 44 44 44 45
Mauritius 43 43 43 43 43
Gambia, The 43 44 45 46 47
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 43 44 44 44 45
Tuvalu 44 44 45 45 46
Turkmenistan 45 45 45 45 46
Mauritania 45 46 47 48 48
Fiji 45 46 47 47 48
Liberia 46 43 43 44 44
Moldova 46 46 46 46 46
Belize 47 48 48 48 48
Philippines 48 48 48 48 48
Sao Tome and Principe 49 50 51 52 52
Aruba 49 48 48 48 47
Cabo Verde 49 50 51 52 53
Botswana 49 50 51 52 52
Seychelles 50 50 50 50 50
Syrian Arab Republic 50 50 51 51 52
Jamaica 51 51 51 51 52
Slovenia 51 51 51 51 51
Portugal 51 52 52 53 54
Morocco 52 52 52 53 53
Isle of Man 52 52 52 52 52
Serbia 52 52 52 53 53
Paraguay 52 53 53 54 55
Azerbaijan 52 52 52 51 51
Montenegro 53 54 55 56 58
Nicaragua 54 54 54 54 54
Romania 54 54 53 53 53
Georgia 54 54 53 53 53
El Salvador 54 55 57 58 58
South Africa 54 55 55 56 56
Costa Rica 55 55 56 57 58
Croatia 55 55 55 55 55
Malaysia 56 57 58 59 61
Kazakhstan 56 56 56 56 56
Algeria 56 57 58 58 59
Congo, Rep. 56 57 57 58 58
Slovak Republic 57 56 56 56 56
French Polynesia 57 56 56 56 56
Mongolia 57 57 57 57 57
Dominican Republic 58 58 59 60 61
Ecuador 58 58 59 59 60
Ireland 58 58 58 59 59
Panama 58 59 60 61 61
Korea, Dem. Rep. 59 59 59 59 59
Bolivia 59 60 60 61 61
Macedonia, FYR 60 59 59 59 59
New Caledonia 60 60 61 61 61
Iran, Islamic Rep. 60 61 62 63 63
Tunisia 61 62 62 63 63
Poland 61 62 62 62 62
Turkey 62 63 63 64 64
Dominica 65 65 65 65 65
Hungary 65 65 65 65 65
Austria 66 66 66 66 66
Armenia 66 66 66 65 65
Suriname 66 66 66 66 66
Marshall Islands 67 67 67 68 68
Italy 67 67 67 67 67
Ukraine 67 67 67 67 67
Lithuania 67 67 67 67 67
Bulgaria 68 68 68 68 69
Belarus 68 68 69 69 69
Cyprus 68 68 68 68 69
Brunei Darussalam 69 69 70 70 71
Latvia 69 69 69 68 68
Iraq 69 69 68 68 68
West Bank and Gaza 70 71 71 72 72
Estonia 70 70 70 70 70
Colombia 71 71 71 71 72
Peru 71 71 72 72 73
Palau 71 71 71 70 70
Oman 72 72 72 72 72
Greece 72 72 72 72 73
Netherlands 73 74 74 75 76
Germany 73 73 73 73 73
Mexico 73 74 74 74 74
Russian Federation 73 73 73 73 73
Switzerland 74 74 73 73 73
Norway 74 74 74 74 75
Cuba 74 74 75 75 75
Czech Republic 75 75 74 74 74
France 75 75 75 75 76
Gabon 75 76 77 78 79
Spain 76 76 76 76 76
Libya 76 76 76 76 76
Djibouti 76 76 76 76 76
United States 77 78 78 78 79
Brazil 78 78 79 80 80
Canada 78 78 78 79 79
Japan 78 78 78 78 79
Korea, Rep. 78 79 79 79 79
United Arab Emirates 78 78 79 79 80
United Kingdom 78 78 78 79 79
Jordan 78 79 79 79 80
Saudi Arabia 79 79 79 79 80
Turks and Caicos Islands 80 81 82 83 84
Greenland 81 81 81 81 81
Bahamas, The 81 81 81 82 82
Finland 81 81 81 82 82
Luxembourg 83 83 83 83 83
Sweden 84 84 84 84 84
Chile 85 85 85 85 86
Lebanon 85 85 85 86 86
Denmark 85 85 85 85 85
American Samoa 85 86 87 87 88
New Zealand 85 85 85 86 86
Australia 86 86 87 87 87
Venezuela, RB 86 87 87 87 88
Curacao 88 88 89 90 90
Argentina 88 88 89 89 89
Bahrain 88 88 88 88 88
Northern Mariana Islands 90 90 90 90 90
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 90 91 91 92 92
Uruguay 91 91 91 91 92
Israel 91 91 91 91 91
Malta 91 91 91 92 92
Iceland 92 92 92 92 92
San Marino 92 92 92 93 93
Guam 92 92 93 93 93
Andorra 94 93 93 93 93
Puerto Rico 94 94 94 94 94
Qatar 95 95 96 96 96
Belgium 97 97 97 97 97
Kuwait 98 98 98 98 98
Macao SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Bermuda 100 100 100 100 100
Hong Kong SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Monaco 100 100 100 100 100
Cayman Islands 100 100 100 100 100
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 100 100 100 100 100
Singapore 100 100 100 100 100
St. Martin (French part)
Taiwan, China

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