Corruption Perceptions Index 2018

Rank

3 / 180

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

Score

85 / 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.

Trouble at the top: why high-scoring countries aren’t corruption-free

For the third year running, the top seven countries in the Corruption Perceptions Index 2018 consist of the four Nordic nations – Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway – plus New Zealand, Singapore and Switzerland. Yet that doesn’t mean that these countries are corruption-free.

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Best practices in addressing police-related corruption

Paradise lost among Maldives dodgy land deals

Should tourists run for cover as a storm of corruption allegations sweeps across the Maldives?

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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Anti-corruption strategies in authoritarian states

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.

ASEAN Integrity Community: A vision for transparent and accountable integration

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Regulating Private Sector Corruption

Transparency International calls on Southeast Asian governments to set up ASEAN Integrity Community

France: politicians and banks put on the spot

Scandal has spurred action in France, where politicians will soon have to declare their assets. Do these changes go far enough?

Financial secrecy in the spotlight

Secrecy jurisdictions, offshore accounts, beneficial owners: they're in the news thanks to recent revelations. What can be done?

Putting corruption out of business

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

TI Report: Emerging economic giants show high levels of corporate bribery overseas

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