Corruption Perceptions Index 2018

Rank

132 / 180

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A country's rank indicates its position relative to the other countries in the index. Learn more.

Score

29 / 100

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A country or territory’s score indicates the perceived level of public sector corruption on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). Learn more.

Americas: el debilitamiento de la democracia y el auge del populismo

Con una puntuación media de 44 sobre 100 durante tres años consecutivos en el Índice de Percepción de la Corrupción (IPC), las Américas continúa sin lograr avances significativos en la lucha contra la corrupción.

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Overview of corruption and anti-corruption in Bolivia

Americas: weakening democracy and rise in populism hinder anti-corruption efforts

With an average score of 44 for three consecutive years, the Americas region continues to fail in making any serious inroads against corruption. The number of poor performing countries in the Americas region should come as no surprise given the challenges to the democratic systems and diminishing political rights across North, South and Central America by populist and authoritarian leaders.

Las personas y la corrupción: América Latina y el Caribe

En América Latina y el Caribe 1 de cada 3 personas pagaron sobornos durante el último año

About 1 in 3 people using public services in Latin America and Caribbean paid a bribe in past year

People and Corruption: Latin America and the Caribbean

Corruption on the rise in Latin America and the Caribbean

Transparency International asked more than 22,000 people in Latin America and the Caribbean about corruption in their daily lives. The survey also looks at how institutions are perceived and how corruption has been developing in each country.

Transferencias condicionadas en América Latina: promviendo igualdad a través de transparencia y rend

Conditional cash transfers in Latin America: promoting equality through transparency and accountabil

No impunity: the power of accountability

Unrelenting pressure on those who act corruptly with impunity will become a hallmark of Transparency International’s advocacy.

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