Corruption Perceptions Index 2018

Rank

99 / 180

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

Score

36 / 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.

Asia Pacific: little to no progress on anti-corruption

With an average score of just 44 for three consecutive years, the Asia Pacific region is making little progress in the fight against corruption. Why is Asia Pacific making little to no progress in its anti-corruption efforts? One of the reasons is an overall weakening of democratic institutions and political rights.

Helpdesk Answer

Populism and corruption

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.

Why ASEAN needs to confront corruption in Southeast Asia

Our new report warns that rampant corruption across Southeast Asia threatens to derail plans for greater economic integration.

Helpdesk Answer

​ The UN Convention Against Corruption as a Legal Basis for Extradition

Transparency International calls on ASEAN to make anti-corruption major part of economic community

ASEAN Integrity Community: A vision for transparent and accountable integration

Helpdesk Answer

Procedural reforms in the judiciary to fight impunity

NEW REPORT: Why ASEAN needs a regional body that makes fighting corruption a priority

Press freedom: too many attacks go unpunished

Ahead of International Day to End Impunity, we focus on partnerships to ensure safer investigative reporting.

Making goodwill count: humanitarian aid

In Typhoon Haiyan's aftermath we focus on what needs to be done to keep aid transparent, so help reaches those it's intended for.

Putting corruption out of business

We surveyed 3,000 businesspeople in 30 countries about corruption. Our interactive tool reveals the results.

TI-USA and CIPE release country reports on implementing APEC public procurement transparency standards in Mexico, Peru, Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines

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