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Table A1-1: Component and Summary Index Ratings: 1990

Summary

I

II

III

IV

Rating

INDUSTRIAL COUNTRIES

A

B

C

D

A

B

C

F

A

B

C

A

B

C

D

United States

10

10

10

10

4

8

8

10

3

7

10

9

10

3

10

7.6

United States

Canada

9

10

10

10

2

6

8

10

3

5

10

9

10

8

8

7.1

Canada

Australia

5

9

10

10

4

6

6

10

4

3

10

7

10

5

8

6.3

Australia

Japan

10

10

10

10

8

8

6

10

4

2

10

9

10

1

8

6.9

Japan

New Zealand

1

4

10

10

4

6

9

10

0

7

10

8

10

4

10

6.3

New Zealand

Austria

9

10

10

10

2

2

5

10

1

4

0

9

10

8

5

5.5

Austria

Belgium

10

10

10

10

5

6

2

10

0

2

0

10

10

10

10

5.9

Belgium

Denmark

7

10

10

10

0

4

6

10

1

0

0

10

10

3

5

4.8

Denmark

Finland

7

10

10

10

1

6

6

10

2

0

0

9

10

2

2

4.8

Finland

France

10

10

10

10

3

4

6

8

0

3

0

10

10

5

5

5.5

France

Germany

7

10

10

10

2

6

9

10

2

3

0

10

10

8

10

6.4

Germany

Iceland

1

6

10

10

2

4

6

6

4

5

10

6

6

2

2

4.9

Iceland

Ireland

9

7

0

0

4

4

7

10

1

1

10

7

8

8

5

4.8

Ireland

Italy

8

10

10

10

4

2

5

10

0

1

0

10

10

4

5

5.0

Italy

Netherlands

9

10

10

10

5

6

7

10

0

0

0

10

10

9

8

5.8

Netherlands

Norway

2

6

10

10

1

2

5

10

0

3

0

10

10

6

8

4.8

Norway

Spain

3

9

0

0

5

4

6

10

2

3

0

9

7

3

8

4.7

Spain

Sweden

8

9

10

0

0

4

6

10

0

0

0

9

10

4

10

4.7

Sweden

Switzerland

10

10

10

10

5

8

7

10

2

8

0

8

10

6

10

7.3

Switzerland

United Kingdom

1

9

10

10

2

6

8

10

3

5

10

10

10

5

10

6.7

United Kingdom

CENTRAL/SOUTH AMERICA

Argentina

0

0

10

10

10

8

0

0

5

7

0

1

10

0

0

4.3

Argentina

Bahamas

9

10

0

0

7

2

4

10

10

10

10

1

4

2

2

6.1

Bahamas

Barbados

2

3

0

0

3

4

6

10

10

4

10

7

4

1

2

4.8

Barbados

Belize

7

7

0

0

5

8

0

10

10

4

10

1

3

4

5

5.1

Belize

Bolivia

1

0

10

10

7

4

6

8

8

10

0

8

6

5

2

6.1

Bolivia

Brazil

0

0

0

0

5

2

0

0

4

9

0

6

4

0

0

3.0

Brazil

Chile

1

6

10

10

8

6

8

8

5

3

0

6

10

7

2

5.6

Chile

Colombia

1

8

0

0

8

4

6

8

7

8

0

3

4

3

0

4.8

Colombia

Costa Rica

5

6

10

10

3

8

6

8

6

9

10

4

10

3

5

6.7

Costa Rica

Dominican Rep

1

1

0

0

10

6

4

0

9

0

10

3

1

3

2

3.6

Dominican Rep

Ecuador

1

1

10

10

9

4

0

0

8

5

0

6

10

4

2

4.8

Ecuador

El Salvador

6

2

0

0

9

8

-

8

9

2

0

6

3

0

2

4.5

El Salvador

Guatemala

2

1

10

10

10

8

6

8

9

7

0

7

10

1

5

6.6

Guatemala

Haiti

7

3

10

10

10

6

2

-

-

9

10

4

1

0

0

5.4

Haiti

Honduras

3

3

10

10

7

6

4

8

8

5

0

-

10

5

0

5.6

Honduras

Jamaica

2

4

0

0

6

4

4

8

9

7

10

-

3

5

2

5.1

Jamaica

Mexico

0

0

10

10

9

4

0

8

8

7

0

8

10

4

5

5.7

Mexico

Nicaragua

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

5

-

0

6

4

3

0

1.7

Nicaragua

Panama

10

10

10

10

4

4

2

10

5

3

10

8

10

3

8

6.3

Panama

Paraguay

1

6

10

10

10

6

4

2

9

8

0

7

3

8

5

6.3

Paraguay

Peru

0

0

10

0

10

6

2

0

8

4

0

6

4

1

2

4.1

Peru

Trinidad/Tobago

10

4

0

0

3

2

4

6

4

7

10

7

2

1

0

4.3

Trinidad/Tobago

Uruguay

0

2

10

10

6

6

4

8

3

10

10

6

10

1

10

6.3

Uruguay

Venezuela

2

1

10

10

9

2

4

0

5

7

0

8

10

7

5

5.5

Venezuela

Table A1-1: 1990 (cont.)

Table A1-1: 1990 (cont.)

Summary

I

II

III

IV

Rating

EUROPE-

A

B

C

D

A

B

C

F

A

B

C

A

B

C

D

MIDDLE EAST

Albania

-

-

0

0

1

0

0

0

1

-

0

-

0

5

0

0.6

*

Albania

Bahrain

10

2

10

10

0

2

4

10

10

10

10

9

10

8

2

7.1

Bahrain

Bulgaria

5

2

0

0

3

0

0

-

0

-

0

9

1

3

0

1.8

Bulgaria

Croatia

-

-

10

0

-

-

0

-

-

-

0

-

1

-

0

N/R

Croatia

Cyprus

9

10

0

0

3

6

0

10

4

0

0

6

6

3

0

3.6

Cyprus

Czechoslovakia

10

5

0

0

1

0

0

-

0

4

0

6

2

5

0

2.4

Czechoslovakia

Czech Rep

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

N/R

Czech Rep

Slovakia

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

N/R

Slovakia

Egypt

6

9

10

10

9

0

2

6

4

2

0

5

2

10

0

4.2

Egypt

Estonia

-

-

10

0

-

-

0

-

-

-

0

9

0

-

0

N/R

Estonia

Greece

2

7

10

0

6

2

0

8

1

4

0

10

6

3

2

3.9

Greece

Hungary

5

3

0

0

7

0

6

6

0

3

0

6

4

5

0

3.0

Hungary

Iran

3

6

10

10

7

2

2

-

7

0

0

3

0

3

0

3.2

Iran

Israel

1

2

10

0

0

2

0

6

2

4

0

9

6

3

2

3.1

Israel

Jordan

6

2

0

0

4

6

2

4

7

5

10

6

4

10

2

4.7

Jordan

Latvia

-

-

10

0

-

-

0

-

-

-

0

-

0

-

0

N/R

Latvia

Lithuania

-

-

10

0

-

-

0

-

-

-

0

-

0

-

0

N/R

Lithuania

Malta

10

10

0

0

4

4

0

10

3

0

10

6

7

4

2

4.1

Malta

Oman

10

1

10

10

0

2

4

10

8

10

10

9

10

5

2

6.6

Oman

Poland

0

0

10

10

1

0

2

0

5

-

0

5

5

4

0

2.8

Poland

Portugal

3

6

0

0

4

2

4

8

3

5

0

9

6

6

5

4.3

Portugal

Romania

7

3

10

0

6

0

0

10

2

-

0

9

0

1

0

3.1

Romania

Russia

7

7

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

-

0

0

0

0.9

Russia

Slovenia

-

-

10

0

2

-

-

-

-

-

0

-

1

-

0

N/R

Slovenia

Syria

3

6

10

0

6

2

-

-

-

-

0

7

0

3

0

3.4

*

Syria

Turkey

0

1

10

10

8

4

6

2

7

4

0

7

7

5

0

4.8

Turkey

Ukraine

-

-

10

0

3

-

0

-

-

-

0

-

0

-

0

N/R

Ukraine

ASIA

ASIA

Bangladesh

9

8

0

0

7

6

0

10

-

-

10

1

1

1

0

3.9

Bangladesh

China

5

7

10

0

-

0

2

0

-

5

0

6

1

10

5

3.9

China

Fiji

6

9

0

0

5

6

6

6

10

3

10

4

6

8

2

5.6

Fiji

Hong Kong

5

7

10

10

9

10

10

10

10

9

10

9

10

10

10

9.3

Hong Kong

India

6

9

0

0

7

0

3

8

5

2

10

0

4

3

2

3.7

India

Indonesia

3

4

10

10

7

2

6

10

9

7

0

8

10

10

2

6.5

Indonesia

Malaysia

9

4

10

10

4

6

5

10

8

6

10

7

10

10

5

7.1

Malaysia

Nepal

2

9

0

0

9

2

2

10

-

-

10

2

4

2

0

3.9

Nepal

Pakistan

5

8

10

0

6

4

-

6

-

3

10

0

4

4

2

4.3

Pakistan

Philippines

2

6

0

0

9

6

2

8

10

7

10

4

5

10

2

5.8

Philippines

Singapore

8

7

10

10

5

8

8

10

8

9

0

10

10

10

10

8.3

Singapore

South Korea

6

2

0

0

7

6

3

10

8

3

0

7

8

5

5

5.0

South Korea

Sri Lanka

4

5

0

0

9

4

4

8

5

-

10

2

3

5

0

4.3

Sri Lanka

Taiwan

3

9

10

10

3

6

6

10

6

5

0

8

10

5

5

6.2

Taiwan

Thailand

5

9

10

0

7

6

4

8

10

4

0

6

10

10

2

6.2

Thailand

Table A1-1: 1990 (cont.)

Table A1-1: 1990 (cont.)

Summary

I

II

III

IV

Rating

A

B

C

D

A

B

C

F

A

B

C

A

B

C

D

COUNTRY

AFRICA

AFRICA

Algeria

9

2

0

0

3

0

2

-

-

-

0

-

1

7

0

2.1

*

Algeria

Benin

10

8

0

0

8

4

-

8

-

-

0

-

6

2

0

4.6

*

Benin

Botswana

2

2

0

0

0

6

6

4

5

3

10

4

5

10

5

4.2

Botswana

Burundi

10

3

0

0

5

2

2

4

-

-

10

0

6

1

0

3.3

Burundi

Cameroon

10

5

0

0

7

4

2

8

8

1

10

6

6

2

0

4.6

Cameroon

C African Rep

10

3

0

0

10

6

2

10

-

-

0

1

6

3

0

4.1

C African Rep

Chad

10

3

0

0

5

4

2

8

10

-

0

6

6

7

0

4.9

Chad

Congo Peoples

10

1

0

0

1

0

0

10

-

4

10

-

6

6

0

3.4

Congo Peoples Rep

Cote d' Ivoire

10

7

0

0

4

4

2

8

-

4

0

1

6

5

0

3.7

Cote d' Ivoire

Gabon

10

2

0

0

1

6

-

8

10

1

10

6

6

4

0

4.7

Gabon

Ghana

1

5

0

0

9

2

0

2

8

2

10

1

5

1

0

3.3

Ghana

Kenya

5

9

0

0

3

4

2

10

8

3

10

4

6

6

0

4.6

Kenya

Madagascar

2

5

0

0

10

6

4

-

9

-

0

0

5

4

0

4.3

Madagascar

Malawi

1

4

0

0

6

4

2

6

8

3

10

5

4

3

2

4.1

Malawi

Mali

9

5

0

0

7

4

2

8

10

-

0

6

6

6

2

5.3

Mali

Mauritius

2

9

0

0

7

6

4

8

7

7

10

3

5

7

2

5.5

Mauritius

Morocco

6

7

0

0

5

2

0

8

8

0

0

2

4

6

5

3.5

Morocco

Niger

10

4

0

0

7

6

2

8

-

-

0

-

6

4

0

4.2

Niger

Nigeria

2

1

0

0

10

2

4

0

-

2

10

6

3

10

0

3.5

Nigeria

Rwanda

10

6

0

0

7

6

-

10

7

-

10

0

3

0

0

4.7

Rwanda

Senegal

10

7

0

0

7

6

4

8

-

4

0

-

6

3

0

4.5

Senegal

Sierra Leone

0

0

0

0

10

6

2

0

9

-

10

5

1

1

0

3.9

Sierra Leone

Somalia

0

0

0

0

-

4

0

0

-

-

0

-

1

3

0

0.8

*

Somalia

South Africa

2

10

0

0

1

4

4

8

6

5

0

8

6

6

2

4.6

South Africa

Tanzania

1

2

0

0

9

0

0

4

-

3

0

-

1

10

0

2.3

Tanzania

Togo

10

9

0

0

6

4

2

8

-

-

0

1

6

4

0

4.0

Togo

Tunisia

10

9

0

0

4

2

4

8

4

-

0

1

5

8

5

4.3

Tunisia

Uganda

0

0

0

0

10

2

2

0

-

3

10

-

2

1

0

2.5

Uganda

Zaire

0

1

0

0

8

2

2

0

10

1

10

1

4

10

2

3.6

Zaire

Zambia

0

1

0

0

3

0

0

0

7

0

10

6

0

10

2

2.5

Zambia

Zimbabwe

2

4

0

0

1

4

2

8

-

1

0

1

4

7

2

2.4

Zimbabwe

* These summary ratings should be interpreted with caution because they are based on data for only 11 of the potential 15 components in the index for this year.

 

1990

A

B

C

D

A

B

C

F

A

B

C

A

B

C

D

136

179

180

170

63

102

128

194

32

62

80

179

191

104

147

116

58

65

100

100

130

96

58

112

135

109

80

85

117

53

44

96

13

13

40

30

38

22

18

16

29

36

20

34

29

18

22

26

87

80

140

50

71

32

28

80

53

41

30

121

68

73

15

59.84

78

103

80

50

94

72

61

124

89

63

90

74

96

103

52

84.09

174

134

0

0

174

112

60

172

134

47

150

74

137

157

29

118.2

102

546

574

540

400

570

436

353

698

472

358

450

567

638

508

309

500.4

Avg. Ratings

5.1

5.36

4.82

3.57

5.38

4.07

3.36

6.91

5.43

4.16

4.02

5.85

5.7

4.75

2.76

4.9





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