Corruption Perceptions Index 2019


130 / 180

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


29 / 100

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.

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