Country name 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Burundi 8 8 9 9 9
Trinidad and Tobago 11 11 10 10 10
Uganda 12 12 12 12 13
Papua New Guinea 13 13 13 13 13
Nepal 13 14 14 15 15
Malawi 15 15 15 15 15
Ethiopia 15 15 15 15 16
Liechtenstein 15 15 15 15 15
Rwanda 15 16 17 18 18
Solomon Islands 16 16 17 17 17
Niger 16 16 16 16 17
South Sudan 17 17 17 17 17
Eritrea 18 18 18 18 19
Sri Lanka 18 18 18 18 18
Burkina Faso 18 19 19 20 21
Cambodia 19 19 19 19 19
Lesotho 20 20 21 21 22
Kenya 20 20 21 21 21
Afghanistan 21 22 22 22 23
Chad 22 22 22 22 22
Vanuatu 22 22 22 23 23
Samoa 22 22 22 22 21
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. 22 22 22 22 22
Swaziland 23 23 22 22 22
Tanzania 22 23 23 24 24
Lao PDR 22 23 24 25 26
Tonga 23 23 23 23 23
Bangladesh 24 24 25 25 26
Timor-Leste 24 25 25 25 26
Vietnam 24 25 26 26 27
Tajikistan 26 26 26 26 26
Bhutan 25 26 28 29 30
Yemen, Rep. 26 27 27 28 28
Myanmar 27 27 28 28 28
Madagascar 27 27 28 28 28
St. Lucia 28 27 26 25 24
India 28 28 28 29 29
Comoros 28 28 28 28 28
Guyana 29 29 29 28 28
Maldives 28 29 30 31 32
Mali 28 29 30 31 31
Mozambique 29 29 29 30 30
Guinea 31 31 32 32 32
Antigua and Barbuda 32 32 31 30 30
Sudan 32 33 33 33 33
Thailand 31 33 34 35 36
St. Kitts and Nevis 33 33 32 32 32
Namibia 32 33 34 35 36
Angola 32 33 34 35 35
Togo 33 33 34 34 35
Pakistan 33 33 34 34 34
Somalia 33 34 34 34 35
Barbados 34 34 33 33 33
Zimbabwe 34 34 35 34 34
Zambia 35 35 35 36 36
Kyrgyz Republic 35 35 35 35 35
Congo, Dem. Rep. 35 36 36 37 37
Nigeria 35 36 37 37 38
Sierra Leone 36 36 36 36 37
Grenada 36 36 36 36 36
China 36 37 38 40 41
Faeroe Islands 36 37 38 39 39
Haiti 36 37 39 41 42
Uzbekistan 37 37 37 37 37
Guinea-Bissau 37 37 38 39 40
Central African Republic 38 38 38 38 38
Benin 38 39 39 39 40
Equatorial Guinea 39 39 39 39 39
Bosnia and Herzegovina 39 39 39 39 39
Senegal 40 40 41 41 41
Albania 42 42 44 45 46
Mauritius 43 42 42 42 42
Indonesia 42 43 44 44 45
Egypt, Arab Rep. 43 43 43 43 43
Kiribati 43 43 43 44 44
Cote d'Ivoire 44 44 45 46 46
Ghana 44 45 45 46 47
Liberia 44 45 45 45 46
Guatemala 45 46 46 46 47
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 45 46 46 46 47
Moldova 46 46 46 46 45
Honduras 45 46 47 47 48
Turkmenistan 46 46 46 47 47
Cameroon 46 46 47 47 48
Aruba 47 46 46 46 45
Tuvalu 46 46 47 48 49
Belize 48 47 47 47 47
Philippines 48 48 47 47 47
Fiji 48 48 49 49 49
Gambia, The 48 49 50 51 51
Mauritania 49 50 51 52 52
Seychelles 50 50 50 51 51
Slovenia 51 51 51 51 51
Azerbaijan 51 52 52 52 52
Isle of Man 52 52 52 52 52
Jamaica 52 52 52 52 53
Syrian Arab Republic 52 52 53 53 53
Georgia 53 52 52 52 52
Romania 53 53 53 53 53
Serbia 53 53 54 54 54
Morocco 53 54 54 54 55
Botswana 53 54 54 55 55
Cabo Verde 53 54 55 56 57
Sao Tome and Principe 53 54 55 56 57
Nicaragua 55 55 55 55 56
Portugal 54 55 56 56 57
Kazakhstan 56 56 55 55 55
Croatia 56 56 56 56 56
Paraguay 55 56 57 57 57
French Polynesia 56 56 56 56 56
Slovak Republic 56 56 56 56 56
South Africa 57 57 58 58 59
Mongolia 57 58 59 60 61
Macedonia, FYR 59 58 58 58 58
Congo, Rep. 59 59 60 60 61
Ireland 59 59 60 60 60
El Salvador 59 59 60 61 61
Korea, Dem. Rep. 59 59 60 60 60
Montenegro 59 60 61 62 62
Costa Rica 59 60 62 63 64
Algeria 60 61 62 62 63
Ecuador 60 61 61 61 62
Poland 62 62 62 62 62
New Caledonia 62 62 63 63 63
Bolivia 62 62 63 63 64
Panama 62 62 63 63 63
Dominican Republic 62 63 63 65 66
Malaysia 62 63 64 65 66
Tunisia 63 64 64 65 65
Armenia 65 64 64 64 64
Hungary 65 65 65 65 66
Iran, Islamic Rep. 64 65 65 66 67
Turkey 65 65 66 67 67
Dominica 65 65 66 66 66
Austria 66 66 66 66 66
Suriname 66 67 67 67 67
Lithuania 67 67 67 67 67
Ukraine 67 67 67 67 68
Italy 67 67 67 68 68
Latvia 68 68 68 68 68
Iraq 68 69 69 69 69
Marshall Islands 68 69 69 69 70
Cyprus 69 69 69 69 68
Bulgaria 69 69 70 70 70
Estonia 69 69 69 69 69
Belarus 70 70 71 71 72
Oman 72 72 72 72 72
Palau 70 72 73 75 76
Brunei Darussalam 71 72 72 73 73
West Bank and Gaza 72 72 72 73 73
Colombia 72 72 73 73 73
Greece 73 73 73 74 74
Germany 73 73 73 73 73
Switzerland 73 73 73 73 73
Russian Federation 73 73 73 73 73
Peru 73 73 74 74 75
Czech Republic 74 74 74 74 74
Mexico 75 75 75 76 76
Cuba 75 76 76 76 76
France 76 76 76 77 77
Spain 76 76 77 77 77
Libya 76 76 77 77 77
Norway 76 77 77 77 77
Djibouti 77 77 77 77 77
Netherlands 77 78 79 80 82
United Kingdom 79 79 79 79 80
United States 79 79 79 80 80
Canada 79 80 80 80 80
Korea, Rep. 80 80 80 81 81
Japan 79 80 82 83 85
Saudi Arabia 80 80 80 81 81
Jordan 80 80 80 81 81
United Arab Emirates 80 81 81 81 82
Gabon 80 81 82 82 83
Brazil 81 82 82 82 83
Greenland 82 82 82 82 83
Bahamas, The 82 82 82 82 82
Finland 82 82 83 83 83
Sweden 84 84 84 84 84
Luxembourg 84 85 85 86 86
Denmark 85 85 85 85 86
Turks and Caicos Islands 85 85 86 87 87
New Zealand 86 86 86 86 86
Lebanon 86 86 86 86 86
Chile 86 86 87 87 87
Australia 87 87 88 88 88
Venezuela, RB 88 88 88 88 89
Bahrain 88 88 88 88 88
American Samoa 89 88 88 88 88
Argentina 89 89 90 90 90
Northern Mariana Islands 90 90 90 90 90
Curacao 91 91 91 91 91
Israel 91 91 91 91 91
Andorra 92 92 92 91 91
Uruguay 92 92 93 93 93
Iceland 92 93 93 93 93
Malta 92 93 93 93 93
Virgin Islands (U.S.) 93 93 93 93 93
Guam 93 93 93 93 94
San Marino 93 94 94 94 94
Puerto Rico 94 94 94 94 94
Qatar 96 97 97 97 97
Belgium 97 97 97 97 97
Kuwait 98 98 98 98 98
Hong Kong SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Monaco 100 100 100 100 100
Singapore 100 100 100 100 100
Macao SAR, China 100 100 100 100 100
Bermuda 100 100 100 100 100
Sint Maarten (Dutch part) 100 100 100 100 100
Cayman Islands 100 100 100 100 100
St. Martin (French part)
Middle East (developing only)

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