Country name 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
Dominican Republic 5 5 5 7 7
Bangladesh 5 5 4 4 5
Congo, Dem. Rep. 4 5 6 8 8
Sudan 5 5 6 5 6
Guatemala 6 6 5 5 6
Cambodia 7 6 6 5 5
Guinea-Bissau 7 6 7 7 9
Madagascar 7 7 10 8 8
Venezuela, RB 7 7 5 14 13
Chad 8 7 8 7 6
Haiti 11 7 9 8 7
Nicaragua 7 8 7 7 7
Guinea 8 8 7 7 7
Indonesia 8 8 8 7 6
Hong Kong SAR, China 8 8 8 8 9
Mozambique 13 8 6 7 8
Singapore 8 8 9 9 10
Vietnam 8 8 8 8 8
El Salvador 8 9 9 9 10
Cameroon 9 9 9 9 9
Sierra Leone 11 9 11 9 9
Paraguay 9 9 10 10 11
Ethiopia 10 9 9 9 13
Macao SAR, China 9 9 10 11 13
Nepal 8 9 9 9 9
Honduras 10 9 10 9 10
Mali 11 10 10 12 15
Thailand 10 10 10 10 11
Rwanda 11 10 11 10 10
Korea, Rep. 11 10 11 11 12
Chile 10 10 11 11 11
Egypt, Arab Rep. 10 11 10 11 11
Cote d'Ivoire 12 11 10 7 7
Turkey 12 11 12 12 10
Georgia 10 11 8 10 11
Peru 10 11 11 11 12
Argentina 11 11 10 10 10
India 11 11 11 12 13
Jamaica 10 11 13 15 15
Mongolia 25 11 13 12 16
Armenia 11 11 11 11 11
Uganda 12 11 12 13 13
Ecuador 11 11 11 11 11
Philippines 11 11 12 13 13
Sri Lanka 10 11 11 10 10
Tanzania 17 12 12 8 12
Gambia, The 11 12 11 11 10
Pakistan 12 12 13 12 11
Gabon 12 12 11 11 15
Switzerland 12 12 12 12 11
Uruguay 12 12 13 11 11
Trinidad and Tobago 12 12 13 12 12
Mauritania 13 12 12 12 18
Bhutan 15 12 21 22 20
Turkmenistan 8 12 8 13 16
Ghana 14 12 12 12 10
Nigeria 18 12 10 13 14
Barbados 12 12 13 13 13
Togo 13 12 12 10 11
Malaysia 12 12 11 11 10
Lebanon 13 12 14 17 17
Azerbaijan 24 13 12 13 15
Mexico 13 13 12 12 12
Senegal 14 13 14 13 13
Syrian Arab Republic 13 13 12 11 11
Cyprus 17 14 15 17 17
Costa Rica 14 14 13 13 13
Bolivia 14 14 13 14 14
Kazakhstan 11 14 13 12 11
Albania 14 14 10 11 10
Romania 14 14 13 12 7
China 15 14 14 14 15
Bahamas, The 15 14 14 12 11
Niger 16 14 11 14 14
Puerto Rico 13 14 14 14 13
Mauritius 15 14 14 14 14
Belize 15 14 14 15 14
Yemen, Rep. 17 14 14 16 16
Benin 16 14 14 13 13
Kenya 15 15 15 16 16
Central African Republic 16 15 13 12 11
United States 15 15 15 14 14
Guyana 15 15 16 18 18
St. Lucia 14 15 16 17 18
Panama 15 15 13 13 13
Japan 15 15 15 15 16
Colombia 15 15 18 20 21
Swaziland 17 15 17 21 21
Zambia 13 15 18 17 16
Congo, Rep. 22 16 13 21 24
Tajikistan 20 16 17 17 10
Luxembourg 15 16 16 17 16
Iran, Islamic Rep. 16 16 14 13 14
Fiji 16 16 16 17 17
Tunisia 16 16 16 16 16
Greece 15 16 16 16 16
Grenada 18 17 16 17 16
Bulgaria 17 17 14 13 17
Algeria 18 17 16 17 18
Maldives 17 16 18 18
Tonga 16 17 18 19 18
Papua New Guinea 19 17 20 19 18
New Zealand 17 17 17 18 18
Morocco 17 17 17 18 17
Ireland 18 17 17 16 15
Portugal 18 17 18 18 18
Italy 19 18 18 18 18
Australia 18 18 18 17 17
Zimbabwe 17 18 17 16 16
Spain 18 18 18 17 17
Equatorial Guinea 15 18 18 13 22
South Africa 20 18 19 19 19
Slovenia 20 18 18 18 18
West Bank and Gaza 19 19 22 22 23
Macedonia, FYR 19 19 18 20 20
Malta 19 19 20 19 19
Poland 19 19 18 18 17
Burundi 17 19 20 17 17
Russian Federation 19 19 19 21 19
United Kingdom 20 19 19 18 18
Germany 19 19 20 19 19
Kyrgyz Republic 19 20 19 17 18
French Polynesia 19 20 20 20 22
Czech Republic 21 20 19 20 19
Austria 20 20 20 19 19
St. Kitts and Nevis 19 20 20 19 19
Dominica 20 20 20 22 22
Belarus 21 21 21 20 20
Lithuania 20 21 21 22 24
Bahrain 21 21 20 19 21
Malawi 32 21 14 18 15
Brazil 18 21 20 20 21
Aruba 20 21 26 24 23
Ukraine 19 21 22 27 25
Belgium 21 21 22 21 21
Norway 22 22 21 21 22
Slovak Republic 22 22 24 22 22
Canada 23 22 21 20 20
Antigua and Barbuda 19 22 21 20 22
Iceland 22 22 22 22 22
Uzbekistan 21 22 22 20 21
Comoros 24 22 19 18 16
Libya 23 22 24 24 26
Finland 23 23 23 23 22
Hungary 26 23 22 22 21
Jordan 23 24 25 26 24
Saudi Arabia 24 24 25 26 28
France 24 24 24 24 23
Netherlands 24 24 23 22 22
Cuba 27 24 27 27 28
Latvia 20 24 22 21 24
Namibia 24 25 25 25 25
Oman 25 25 24 23 26
Burkina Faso 26 25 24 24 22
Denmark 26 25 25 25 26
Suriname 26 25 29 28 39
Estonia 24 26 23 21 21
Croatia 29 26 23 22 23
Vanuatu 27 26 29 21 20
Sweden 28 27 27 27 27
Brunei Darussalam 27 27 25 25 30
Moldova 23 27 27 18 14
Israel 28 28 28 28 27
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 21 28 28 19 18
Botswana 29 30 26 28 30
Qatar 34 32 33 30 32
Kuwait 34 32 27 27 31
Lesotho 33 33 31 33 38
Djibouti 35 30 31 26
Eritrea 30 44 39 30 52
American Samoa
Somalia
Kiribati
Myanmar
Timor-Leste
South Sudan
Tuvalu
Montenegro
Seychelles
Monaco
Kosovo
Serbia 23 21
Angola 40
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Solomon Islands 26 21
St. Martin (French part)
Samoa
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Lao PDR
Cabo Verde
Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
Marshall Islands
Korea, Dem. Rep.
Cayman Islands
Bermuda
Isle of Man
Turks and Caicos Islands
Iraq
Andorra
Sao Tome and Principe
United Arab Emirates
Liberia
San Marino
Greenland
Curacao
Northern Mariana Islands
Guam
Palau
Virgin Islands (U.S.)
Afghanistan
Liechtenstein
Faeroe Islands
New Caledonia

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