Corruption Perceptions Index 2019


101 / 180

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


36 / 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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Una de cada cinco personas en América Latina y el Caribe sufre situaciones de extorsión sexual o conoce a alguien que las ha sufrido, según indica encuesta

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Anti-corruption and transparency provisions in trade agreements

One in five people in Latin America and the Caribbean experiences sexual extortion, or knows someone who has, survey says

Political integrity lacking in Latin America and the Caribbean, especially around elections

The Global Corruption Barometer - Latin America and the Caribbean reveals a worrying lack of political integrity, especially around electoral processes.

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Overview of corruption risks in the judiciary and prosecution service in Panama

Transparencia Internacional presentará nuevo estudio sobre corrupción en Latinoamérica y el Caribe

Media advisory: New survey on corruption in Latin America and the Caribbean launched on 23 September

Not-guilty verdict for Martinelli sign of crisis in Panamanian judiciary

Transparency International Brazil and JOTA present previously unreleased data and documents from Odebrecht investigations in Latin America

Three years after the Panama Papers: progress on horizon

The explosive Pulitzer Prize-winning global media project known as the "Panama Papers" turned three years old, and there are many reasons to celebrate.

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.

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.

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