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Anti Corruption and Governance Research Center

School of Public Policy and Management
Tsinghua University
Beijing 100084

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+86 10 6277 2999
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+86 10 6277 2999
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tichina@tsinghua.edu.cn

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Corruption Perceptions Index

2019 Rank

80/180

2019 Score

41/100

Since its inception in 1995, the Corruption Perceptions Index, Transparency International’s flagship research product, has become the leading global indicator of public sector corruption. The index offers an annual snapshot of the relative degree of corruption by ranking countries and territories from all over the globe. In 2012, Transparency International revised the methodology used to construct the index to allow for comparison of scores from one year to the next.

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Global Corruption Barometer

73%

Percentage of people who thought corruption increased in the previous 12 months*

21%

Percentage of public service users paid a bribe in the previous 12 months*

*Since the most recent publication of the GCB - Asia Pacific - 2017

Since its debut in 2003, the Global Corruption Barometer has surveyed the experiences of everyday people confronting corruption around the world. Through our barometer, tens of thousands of people around the globe are asked about their views and experiences, making it the only worldwide public opinion survey on corruption.

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Our activity in China

CPI 2019 Trouble At The Top

News •

Top scoring countries on the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) like Denmark, Switzerland and Iceland are not immune to corruption. While the CPI shows these public sectors to be…

Where are Africa’s billions?

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National governments aren’t the only ones failing African citizens in the fight against corruption. Foreign actors play a significant role in fuelling and perpetuating corruption…

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