Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Afghanistan 14.9 17.5 11.6 13.6 12.2
Albania
Algeria 4.9 4.2 3.8 3.5 3.5
American Samoa
Andorra
Angola
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina 1.4 3.1 4.1 4.8 5.2
Armenia
Aruba 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3
Australia 12.3 12.6 13.8 15.2 16.5
Austria 2.4 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3
Azerbaijan
Bahamas, The 0.2 0.3 1.8 0.1 1.2
Bahrain 4.3 4.2 3.5 2.7 5.4
Bangladesh 10.6 12.6 13.8 16.3 14.3
Barbados 1.6 1.6 1.3 1.9 1.7
Belarus 0.6 0.7 1.0
Belgium 3.4 3.3
Belize 1.1 0.9 0.7 0.6
Benin 18.0 12.0 14.8 9.8 8.9
Bermuda 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.2
Bhutan
Bolivia 1.0 2.2 1.1 0.7 0.9
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Brazil 2.6 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.5
Brunei Darussalam 21.7 21.6 19.7 22.4 15.8
Bulgaria 2.5 1.0 1.6 1.9 2.6
Burkina Faso 5.4 3.5 3.2 4.1 1.2
Burundi
Cabo Verde 2.7 2.0
Cambodia
Cameroon 2.9 2.3 2.4 3.1 3.4
Canada 3.4 3.8 3.8 4.1 4.4
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic 0.4 0.7 6.1 1.9 2.0
Chad
Chile 3.7 4.0 4.0 4.5 5.4
China 4.4 5.1 5.4 5.9 6.2
Colombia 1.7 0.5 1.6 1.9 2.2
Comoros
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Congo, Rep. 0.8 0.8 1.3 3.4 7.4
Costa Rica 0.9 2.0 0.9 2.1 2.5
Cote d'Ivoire 3.8 3.6 4.4 3.1 5.2
Croatia 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.1
Cuba
Curacao
Cyprus 4.4 5.0 3.4 3.4 4.8
Czech Republic 1.2 1.6 2.4 2.9 2.8
Denmark 3.5 3.3 3.5 3.6 3.6
Djibouti
Dominica 1.1
Dominican Republic 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.4
Ecuador 1.1 1.4 1.6
Egypt, Arab Rep. 4.1 5.5 5.2 4.5 6.0
El Salvador 0.7 0.5 0.6 2.1
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Estonia 0.9 0.7 1.0 1.1 1.3
Ethiopia 2.5 3.9 3.6 7.6 6.0
Faeroe Islands
Fiji 7.3 7.6 7.6 8.7 10.5
Finland 3.3 2.7 3.0 3.3 3.4
France 3.3 3.5 3.9 4.2 4.3
French Polynesia 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.4 1.7
Gabon 1.9 3.5 2.6 2.1 2.4
Gambia, The 9.3 11.8 7.7 9.3 19.9
Georgia
Germany 4.7 4.6 4.9 5.1 5.0
Ghana 4.6 6.3 5.3 5.0 6.4
Greece 2.2 2.2 2.6 3.0 3.2
Greenland 0.6 0.8 1.2 1.1
Grenada 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.1 0.8
Guam
Guatemala 2.3
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Guyana
Haiti 6.4 2.5 4.9 3.6 3.8
Honduras
Hong Kong SAR, China 41.9 41.0 42.4 43.2 46.3
Hungary 1.3 1.4 2.0 3.1 3.5
Iceland 2.1 2.1 2.0 2.1 1.6
India 6.6 7.0 7.2 8.3 9.5
Indonesia 8.0 12.8 9.0 8.5 10.8
Iran, Islamic Rep. 3.0 6.3 6.5 5.0 6.4
Iraq 6.7 11.1 16.8 24.3 23.4
Ireland 3.0 3.5 3.8 3.6 4.1
Isle of Man
Israel 0.9 1.1 1.2 1.6 1.9
Italy 3.2 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.7
Jamaica 2.1 1.5 1.3 1.6 2.5
Japan 22.7 23.0 24.5 25.3 25.6
Jordan 7.3 7.4 6.1 7.4 6.8
Kazakhstan 2.9 2.5 1.9 1.2 1.5
Kenya 5.8 6.4 7.2 6.3 7.4
Kiribati
Korea, Dem. Rep. 39.0 38.5 30.1 43.0 35.8
Korea, Rep. 11.4 11.3 11.9 13.6 14.7
Kosovo
Kuwait 6.2 6.2 6.6 6.6 6.5
Kyrgyz Republic
Lao PDR 55.9 57.1 52.5 89.9 80.0
Latvia 0.6
Lebanon 3.8 4.9 4.9 6.6 7.3
Lesotho
Liberia
Libya
Liechtenstein
Lithuania 0.1 0.1 0.1 1.3 1.6
Luxembourg 0.5 0.7
Macao SAR, China 20.8 23.9 26.0 30.2 35.7
Macedonia, FYR 0.4 0.5 0.6
Madagascar 8.6 6.6 7.0 7.5 10.0
Malawi
Malaysia 7.3 7.3 8.9 10.1 12.4
Maldives
Mali 3.0 4.1 3.1 1.9 3.1
Malta 1.4 1.8 2.0 2.1 3.7
Marshall Islands
Mauritania
Mauritius 7.8 8.1 8.7 8.7 11.5
Mexico 1.6 1.9 2.2 2.7 3.0
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Moldova
Monaco
Mongolia
Montenegro
Morocco 2.1 2.3 2.3 2.8 2.6
Mozambique
Myanmar 45.2 43.1 34.1 42.5 47.1
Namibia
Nepal
Netherlands 3.9 4.0 4.8 5.1 6.2
New Caledonia 3.6 3.8 3.9 4.1 4.5
New Zealand 7.2 8.2 8.3 9.0 10.6
Nicaragua 2.3 2.1 1.5 0.5 0.5
Niger 3.0 2.2 4.7 9.4 6.6
Nigeria 4.3 5.5 6.2 9.6 10.2
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway 2.8 2.8 2.9 3.2 3.4
Oman 3.8 4.6 3.7 4.0 4.9
Pakistan 14.5 15.2 12.3 13.8 16.6
Palau
Panama 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.7
Papua New Guinea 7.2 8.0 7.2 7.2 8.3
Paraguay 0.4 0.8 0.6 1.7 2.5
Peru 2.1 3.0 1.7 1.9 1.8
Philippines 6.7 8.7 6.3 10.3 13.4
Poland 2.6 2.9 3.3 3.5 4.0
Portugal 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.7
Puerto Rico
Qatar
Romania 1.2 1.2 1.5 1.4 2.1
Russian Federation 3.2 2.4 3.9 3.4 3.6
Rwanda
Samoa 14.5 7.8 9.2 17.8 19.4
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Saudi Arabia 5.4 6.8 7.0 6.6 6.6
Senegal 7.1 7.8 7.5 8.5 8.8
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore 25.3 25.4 25.5 26.6 28.0
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Slovak Republic 1.0 1.4 1.4 1.6 1.8
Slovenia 0.9 1.2 1.4 1.7 2.0
Solomon Islands
Somalia 4.0 4.9 1.8 2.5 4.1
South Africa 5.3
South Sudan
Spain 3.6 3.7 3.9 4.4 4.4
Sri Lanka 13.1 13.3 12.8 12.1 12.3
St. Kitts and Nevis
St. Lucia
St. Martin (French part)
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan
Suriname
Swaziland
Sweden 3.4 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.7
Switzerland 2.2 2.1 2.2 2.4 2.4
Syrian Arab Republic
Tajikistan
Tanzania 6.7 7.9
Thailand 9.3 9.0 9.8 11.2 13.5
Timor-Leste
Togo 2.5 3.3 3.6 3.8
Tonga 7.7 7.5 7.1 8.4 7.4
Trinidad and Tobago 2.5 1.8 2.0 1.6 2.1
Tunisia 1.3 1.1 1.4 1.5 1.5
Turkey 3.1 2.9 2.6 2.9 3.2
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Uganda
Ukraine 0.9 1.1 1.5
United Arab Emirates 14.9 13.1
United Kingdom 3.4 3.6 4.4 4.3 4.6
United States 11.6 12.2 12.5 13.2 14.0
Uruguay 1.5 1.7 2.0 2.3 2.8
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu 7.9 7.2 5.8 5.6 7.1
Venezuela, RB 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.5
Vietnam 12.0 15.6 11.5 12.8 17.1
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
West Bank and Gaza
Yemen, Rep. 8.2 11.9 11.3 9.9 10.0
Zambia 1.2 0.7 1.1 1.4 1.0
Zimbabwe 2.0 1.9 1.3 1.9 3.0

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