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1 CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 13.

2 Transparency International is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption. Through more than 90 chapters worldwide and an international secretariat in Berlin, we raise awareness of the damaging effects of corruption and work with partners in government, business and civil society to develop and implement effective measures to tackle it. CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 13 From children denied an education, to elections decided by money not votes, public sector corruption comes in many forms. Bribes and backroom deals don t just steal resources from the most vulnerable they undermine justice and economic development, and destroy public trust in leaders. But while the results of corruption are clear, the real extent of the problem is harder to pin down. Corruption is shadowy and secretive by nature. We all know corruption is a problem, but how bad is it, and what can be done? This is where the Corruption Perceptions Index comes in. Based on expert opinion, the index measures the perceived levels of public sector corruption in countries worldwide, scoring them from 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). Covering 7 countries, the 13 index paints a worrying picture. While a handful perform well, not one single country gets a perfect score. More than two-thirds score less than. The need for greater accountability is clear, and leaders cannot look governments need to turn pledges into actions. All citizens deserve bribe-free services, and leaders that are answerable to the public, not to powerful friends. Working together, we can make this a reality. ISBN: Transparency International. All rights reserved. Printed on 100% recycled paper. Design: Sophie Everett Every effort has been made to verify the accuracy of the information contained in this report. All information was believed to be correct as of November 13. Nevertheless, Transparency International cannot accept responsibility for the consequences of its use for other purposes or in other contexts. Test your knowledge. Follow the discussion. Have your say. #stopthecorrupt

3 7 COUNTRIES. 7 S. HOW DOES YOUR COUNTRY MEASURE UP? The perceived levels of public sector corruption in 7 countries/territories around the world. Highly Corrupt Very Clean RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY No data RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY France Kuwait 114 Indonesia 32 1 Zimbabwe 1 Denmark Saint Lucia Hungary 54 Romania Morocco Albania 1 Guyana Cambodia 1 New Zealand Austria Seychelles 54 Sri Lanka Nepal 1 Kenya Eritrea 3 Finland 9 Costa Rica Algeria Vietnam Honduras Venezuela Sweden 9 Latvia Armenia Kazakhstan 1 Chad 5 Norway 6 Benin 1 Mozambique Laos 1 Equatorial Guinea Singapore Qatar Rwanda 1 Mauritania 3 United Arab Emirates Estonia Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Mauritius Switzerland Botswana Malaysia Netherlands 9 Australia 1 9 Canada 1 11 Luxembourg 0 12 Germany 12 Iceland 7 14 United Kingdom 76 Barbados Bhutan 6 Cyprus Portugal Sao Tome and Principe Serbia Colombia 1 Sierra Leone Uganda 1 Guinea-Bissau South Africa Djibouti 1 Timor-Leste Cameroon 1 Haiti Turkey Bulgaria India Belarus 167 Yemen 1 Georgia Senegal Philippines 16 Syria Lesotho Tunisia Suriname China 0 Ecuador Turkmenistan Nigeria 16 Bahrain Dominican Republic Guatemala Central African Republic Iran 0 Greece Papua New Guinea Moldova 16 Croatia Togo Uzbekistan Ukraine 1 Iraq 16 Azerbaijan 1 Libya Puerto Rico Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Israel Czech Republic 2 Swaziland 39 Panama Taiwan Namibia Burkina Faso Thailand Brunei 60 Oman El Salvador Argentina Belgium Poland 60 Slovakia Jamaica Bolivia Hong Kong Spain 59 Cuba Liberia Gabon 1 Japan 74 Cape Verde 5 Ghana Mongolia Mexico United States 73 Dominica 5 Saudi Arabia Peru Niger Uruguay 73 Lithuania 66 Jordan 45 Ethiopia Slovenia 67 Macedonia (FYR) 44 Kosovo Trinidad and Tobago Zambia Ireland Malawi Tanzania 114 Egypt Bahamas Chile 7 45 Malta Korea (South) Montenegro Italy Comoros 1 Guinea Gambia 1 Kyrgyzstan 3 South Sudan 14 1 Paraguay 4 Sudan 11 Lebanon Madagascar 1 Angola 23 Afghanistan 5 Mali 4 Congo Republic 5 Korea (North) Nicaragua 4 5 Somalia Pakistan Russia 4 Democratic Republic of the Congo Tajikistan 1 Bangladesh 1 Burundi 1 Côte d Ivoire 1 Myanmar

4 Slovakia Mali Angola Yemen VERY CLEAN HIGHLY CORRUPT 9 Finland % Korea (North) Somalia Denmark New Zealand 7 Germany United Kingdom Iceland Sweden Barbados Norway Singapore Australia Canada Luxembourg 0 Belgium Hong Kong Switzerland Netherlands Japan Saint Lucia France United States Chile Uruguay Ireland Bahamas Poland 60 Brunei Austria Taiwan United Arab Emirates 60- Cape Verde 59 Spain Israel Estonia Dominica Qatar Lithuania Botswana Portugal Puerto Rico St Vincent & Grenadines Turkey Bhutan Cyprus Slovenia Georgia Bahrain Lesotho 39 Swaziland Timor-Leste Sierra Leone Czech Republic Croatia Mozambique Namibia Oman Mongolia Liberia Jamaica El Salvador Burkina Faso Mauritania Vietnam Trinidad & Tobago Peru Nepal Cuba - Indonesia Albania Ghana Zambia Greece Egypt China Malawi Saudi Arabia Jordan Tunisia Tanzania Morocco -39 Kosovo Macedonia (FYR) Senegal Sri Lanka Montenegro Italy South Africa Bulgaria Ethiopia Algeria Kuwait Romania Bosnia & Herzegovina Brazil Sao Tome & Principe Serbia Niger Armenia Mexico Benin Gabon Colombia Bolivia Djibouti India Thailand Argentina Philippines Suriname Ecuador Moldova Panama Belarus Venezuela Azerbaijan Togo Guatemala Dominican Republic Eritrea Cambodia Comoros Zimbabwe Gambia Myanmar Burundi Lebanon Tajikistan Madagascar DR of the Congo Congo Republic Nicaragua Chad Guinea-Bissau Equatorial Guinea Paraguay Pakistan Haiti Russia Kyrgyzstan Guinea 10- Very Clean Highly Corrupt Malaysia Malta Mauritius Korea (South) Rwanda Hungary Seychelles Costa Rica Latvia Bangladesh Ukraine Syria Afghanistan Côte d Ivoire Guyana Kenya Iran Nigeria Turkmenistan Honduras Laos Papua New Guinea Uzbekistan Iraq Libya Sudan 11 Kazakhstan Uganda Cameroon The percentage of countries worldwide that score less than indicating a serious corruption problem. AMERICAS 66% score below Top: Canada Bottom: Haiti ASIA PACIFIC 64% score below Top: New Zealand Bottom: Afghanistan, Korea (North) EASTERN EUROPE & CENTRAL ASIA 95% score below Top: Turkey Bottom: Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan VISUALISING THE DATA. We all know corruption is a problem, but how bad is it? For the Corruption Perceptions Index 13, we ranked 7 countries and territories around the world on their perceived levels of public sector corruption. Here are the results. Scoring less than out of 100, almost 70 per cent of countries are perceived to have a serious corruption problem. No country achieves a perfect score. How corrupt is your country? How to read the infographic Countries and territories in the Corruption Perceptions Index are scored and ranked. The colour indicates the level of perceived corruption and the size of the circle shows the percentage of countries that fall within the score range. Countries are listed in order of rank going clockwise. EU & WESTERN EUROPE 23% score below Top: Denmark Bottom: Greece MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA 4% score below Top: United Arab Emirates Bottom: Sudan SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA 90% score below Top: Botswana Bottom: Somalia South Sudan Central African Republic

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