Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Burundi 7 7 7 8 8
Rwanda 8 8 9 10 12
Trinidad and Tobago 9 10 10 10 10
Nepal 10 11 11 12 12
Uganda 12 12 12 12 12
Malawi 13 13 14 14 14
Ethiopia 14 14 14 14 14
Papua New Guinea 14 14 14 14 14
Solomon Islands 14 15 15 15 15
Burkina Faso 15 15 16 16 17
Niger 16 16 16 16 16
South Sudan 15 16 16 16 16
Sri Lanka 17 16 16 16 16
Liechtenstein 17 16 16 16 16
Eritrea 16 17 17 17 17
Lesotho 16 17 18 18 19
Cambodia 17 17 18 18 18
Lao PDR 17 17 18 19 20
Kenya 18 18 19 19 19
Afghanistan 19 19 20 20 20
Vanuatu 20 20 20 21 21
Bhutan 20 21 22 22 23
Tanzania 20 21 21 21 22
Chad 21 21 21 21 21
Samoa 21 22 22 22 22
Bangladesh 21 22 22 22 23
Vietnam 22 22 23 23 23
Timor-Leste 22 23 23 23 24
Tonga 23 23 23 23 23
Swaziland 23 23 23 23 23
Yemen, Rep. 23 24 24 25 25
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 25 25 25 24 23
Mali 25 26 26 27 27
Maldives 26 26 26 26 27
Myanmar 25 26 26 26 27
Madagascar 25 26 26 26 27
Mozambique 25 26 27 27 28
India 26 27 27 27 27
Congo, Dem. Rep. 28 28 28 29 29
Comoros 28 28 28 28 28
Tajikistan 29 29 28 28 27
Guyana 29 29 29 29 29
Guinea 29 29 30 30 30
St. Lucia 30 30 29 29 29
Namibia 29 30 30 31 31
Thailand 30 30 30 31 31
Togo 30 31 31 32 32
Faeroe Islands 31 31 32 33 34
China 30 31 32 33 34
Somalia 31 31 32 32 33
Zimbabwe 31 32 32 33 33
Pakistan 32 32 32 32 33
Sudan 32 32 32 32 32
Guinea-Bissau 31 32 33 34 34
Haiti 32 33 33 34 34
St. Kitts and Nevis 34 34 34 33 33
Antigua and Barbuda 34 34 34 33 33
Sierra Leone 34 34 35 35 35
Grenada 34 35 35 35 35
Barbados 35 35 36 37 37
Indonesia 35 36 37 38 39
Kyrgyz Republic 37 36 36 36 36
Kiribati 36 36 38 39 40
Benin 36 37 37 37 38
Zambia 38 37 37 36 36
Central African Republic 37 37 37 37 37
Uzbekistan 39 38 38 38 38
Equatorial Guinea 38 39 39 39 39
Nigeria 38 39 40 40 41
Albania 38 39 39 40 41
Senegal 39 40 40 40 40
Mauritania 40 40 40 40 40
Ghana 39 40 41 42 42
Bosnia and Herzegovina 41 41 41 42 42
Cote d'Ivoire 41 41 42 42 43
Cameroon 42 43 43 44 44
Liberia 42 43 43 43 44
Egypt, Arab Rep. 43 43 43 43 43
Honduras 42 43 43 44 44
Guatemala 43 43 44 44 44
Mauritius 43 43 43 43 43
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 43 43 44 44 44
Gambia, The 43 44 45 46 47
Tuvalu 43 44 44 45 45
Angola 43 44 45 46 47
Turkmenistan 45 45 45 45 45
Fiji 45 45 46 46 47
Moldova 46 46 46 46 45
Belize 47 47 48 48 48
Philippines 48 48 48 48 48
Sao Tome and Principe 48 49 50 51 52
Aruba 49 49 48 48 48
Cabo Verde 48 49 50 51 52
Botswana 48 49 50 51 52
Seychelles 50 50 50 50 50
Syrian Arab Republic 50 50 50 51 51
Jamaica 50 51 51 51 51
Slovenia 51 51 51 51 51
Portugal 50 51 52 52 53
Morocco 51 52 52 52 53
Serbia 51 52 52 52 52
Isle of Man 52 52 52 52 52
Paraguay 51 52 53 53 54
Azerbaijan 53 52 52 52 52
Montenegro 52 53 54 55 56
Nicaragua 53 54 54 54 54
French Polynesia 54 54 53 53 53
Romania 54 54 54 53 53
Georgia 54 54 54 53 53
El Salvador 53 54 55 56 57
South Africa 54 54 55 55 56
Croatia 55 55 55 55 55
Malaysia 55 56 57 58 59
Costa Rica 55 56 56 57 58
Kazakhstan 56 56 56 56 56
Algeria 55 56 57 58 59
Congo, Rep. 56 56 57 57 58
Slovak Republic 57 57 56 56 56
Mongolia 57 57 57 57 57
Dominican Republic 57 58 58 59 60
Ecuador 57 58 58 59 59
Ireland 58 58 58 58 59
Korea, Dem. Rep. 59 59 59 59 59
Greece 59 59 59 59 60
Bolivia 59 59 60 60 61
Macedonia, FYR 59 60 60 60 60
Panama 59 60 61 62 63
New Caledonia 60 60 60 61 61
Iran, Islamic Rep. 59 60 61 62 63
Tunisia 61 61 62 62 63
Poland 61 61 62 62 62
Turkey 62 62 63 63 64
Suriname 62 62 63 63 64
Hungary 65 65 65 65 65
Austria 66 66 66 66 66
Armenia 66 66 66 66 65
Marshall Islands 66 67 67 67 68
Italy 67 67 67 67 67
Ukraine 67 67 67 67 67
Lithuania 67 67 67 67 67
Dominica 68 68 68 67 67
Bulgaria 68 68 68 68 68
Belarus 68 68 68 69 69
Cyprus 68 68 68 68 68
Brunei Darussalam 68 69 69 70 70
Latvia 69 69 69 68 68
Iraq 69 69 69 68 68
Estonia 70 70 70 70 70
West Bank and Gaza 70 70 71 71 71
Colombia 70 71 71 71 71
Peru 71 71 71 72 72
Palau 71 71 71 71 71
Oman 71 72 72 72 72
Netherlands 72 73 74 74 75
Germany 73 73 73 73 73
Mexico 73 73 74 74 74
Russian Federation 73 73 73 73 73
Switzerland 73 74 74 73 73
Norway 73 74 74 75 75
Cuba 74 74 75 75 75
Czech Republic 75 75 75 74 74
France 75 75 75 76 76
Gabon 74 75 76 77 78
Spain 76 76 76 76 76
Libya 76 76 76 76 76
Djibouti 76 76 76 76 76
United States 77 77 78 78 78
Brazil 77 78 78 79 80
Canada 77 78 78 78 79
Japan 78 78 78 78 78
Korea, Rep. 77 78 79 79 79
United Arab Emirates 78 78 79 79 79
United Kingdom 78 78 78 78 79
Jordan 77 78 79 79 79
Saudi Arabia 78 79 79 79 79
Turks and Caicos Islands 79 80 81 82 83
Greenland 81 81 81 81 81
Bahamas, The 81 81 81 81 82
Finland 81 81 81 81 82
Luxembourg 83 83 83 83 83
Sweden 84 84 84 84 84
Chile 84 84 85 85 85
Lebanon 84 85 85 85 86
Denmark 85 85 85 85 85
American Samoa 84 85 86 87 87
New Zealand 85 85 85 85 86
Australia 86 86 86 87 87
Puerto Rico 84 87 89 90 92
Venezuela, RB 87 87 88 88 89
Bahrain 88 88 88 88 88
Argentina 88 89 89 89 90
Northern Mariana Islands 90 90 90 90 90
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 90 90 91 91 92
Uruguay 90 91 91 91 91
Israel 91 91 91 91 91
Malta 91 91 91 92 92
Iceland 91 92 92 92 92
San Marino 91 92 92 92 93
Guam 92 92 92 92 93
Andorra 94 94 93 93 93
Qatar 95 95 95 96 96
Belgium 97 97 97 97 97
Kuwait 98 98 98 98 98
Macao SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Singapore 100 100 100 100 100
Monaco 100 100 100 100 100
Bermuda 100 100 100 100 100
Hong Kong SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Cayman Islands 100 100 100 100 100
St. Martin (French part)
Kosovo
Curacao
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)

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