Corruption Perceptions Index 2017

Rank

81 / 180

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

Score

40 / 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.

Slow, Imperfect Progress across Asia Pacific

While no country in the Asia Pacific region scores a perfect 100, not even New Zealand or Singapore, which both experienced their share of scandals in the last year, our analysis reveals little progress across the region.

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Building on social movements to achieve systemic change

Many governments in Asia Pacific fail to stop corruption; 900 million people are paying bribes

Corruption in Asia Pacific: what 20,000+ people told us

We spoke to nearly 22,000 people about their recent experiences with corruption in 16 countries and territories in the Asia Pacific region. See what they revealed.

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Experiencias nacionales en reparación de daño sociales

People and corruption: Asia Pacific – Global corruption barometer

Media advisory: Transparency International to publish Asia Pacific corruption poll on 7 March

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Ineligibilities for elected office arising from criminal law decisions

Real lives, true stories: citizens taking action against corruption

Across the world people are taking action against corruption. Here are some of their stories.

Seeds of change

At the foothills of the Himalayas lies the rural district of Jhanjharpur, a fertile region for agriculture. Yet with little money for equipment, life is a daily struggle for small-scale farmers.

Fighting corruption in South Asia

Political will to make laws work and take action against corruption is seriously lacking in South Asia, our new report shows.

South Asia’s corruption watchdogs need sharper teeth

Media Advisory: New report will look behind South Asia’s rampant corruption

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