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CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2013.

the real extent of the problem is harder to pin down. Printed on 100% recycled paper. www. All information was believed to be correct as of November 2013. not to powerful friends. All citizens deserve bribe-free services.transparency. While a handful perform well. we raise awareness of the damaging effects of corruption and work with partners in government. We all know corruption is a problem. public sector corruption comes in many forms. Nevertheless. Transparency International cannot accept responsibility for the consequences of its use for other purposes or in other contexts. and leaders that are answerable to the public. CORRUPTION PERCEPTIONS INDEX 2013 From children denied an education. but how bad is it. More than two-thirds score less than 50.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. Based on expert opinion. The need for greater accountability is clear. and leaders cannot look the other way. Corruption is shadowy and secretive by nature.org/cpi . #stopthecorrupt www. scoring them from 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). But recognising the problem is only the first step – governments need to turn pledges into actions. not one single country gets a perfect score. Working together. Have your say. business and civil society to develop and implement effective measures to tackle it. Bribes and backroom deals don’t just steal resources from the most vulnerable – they undermine justice and economic development. the 2013 index paints a worrying picture. Test your knowledge.transparency. and what can be done? This is where the Corruption Perceptions Index comes in. we can make this a reality. All rights reserved. Follow the discussion. and destroy public trust in leaders. the index measures the perceived levels of public sector corruption in countries worldwide. But while the results of corruption are clear. Covering 177 countries.org ISBN: 978-3-943497-49-6 © 2013 Transparency International. Design: Sophie Everett Every effort has been made to verify the accuracy of the information contained in this report. to elections decided by money not votes.

177 COUNTRIES. HOW DOES YOUR COUNTRY MEASURE UP? The perceived levels of public sector corruption in 177 countries/territories around the world. SCORE Highly Corrupt 0-9 10-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80-89 90-100 Very Clean No data RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY SCORE 1 1 3 3 5 5 7 8 9 9 11 12 12 14 15 15 15 18 19 19 21 22 22 22 22 26 26 28 28 30 31 31 33 33 33 36 36 38 38 40 41 41 43 43 45 46 France Saint Lucia Austria United Arab Emirates Estonia Qatar Botswana Bhutan Cyprus Portugal Puerto Rico Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Israel Taiwan Brunei Poland Spain Cape Verde Dominica Lithuania Slovenia Malta Korea (South) 71 71 69 69 68 68 64 63 63 62 62 62 61 61 60 60 59 58 58 57 57 56 55 RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY SCORE 47 47 49 49 49 52 53 53 55 55 57 57 57 57 61 61 63 63 63 66 67 67 69 69 69 72 72 72 72 72 77 77 77 80 80 82 83 83 83 83 83 83 83 83 91 Kuwait Romania Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil Sao Tome and Principe Serbia South Africa Bulgaria Senegal Tunisia China Greece Swaziland Burkina Faso El Salvador Jamaica Liberia Mongolia Peru Trinidad and Tobago Zambia Malawi 43 43 42 42 42 42 42 41 41 41 40 40 39 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 38 37 RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY SCORE 91 91 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 94 102 102 102 102 106 106 106 106 106 111 111 111 114 114 116 116 116 119 119 119 119 123 123 123 123 127 127 127 127 127 127 127 127 127 136 136 Indonesia Albania Nepal Vietnam Mauritania Mozambique Sierra Leone Timor-Leste Belarus Dominican Republic Guatemala Togo Azerbaijan Comoros Gambia Lebanon Madagascar Mali Nicaragua Pakistan Russia Bangladesh Côte d´Ivoire 32 31 31 31 30 30 30 30 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 28 27 27 RANK COUNTRY/TERRITORY SCORE 136 136 140 140 140 140 144 144 144 144 144 144 150 150 150 153 154 154 154 157 157 157 160 160 160 163 163 163 163 167 168 168 168 171 172 173 174 175 175 Zimbabwe Cambodia Eritrea Venezuela Chad Equatorial Guinea Guinea-Bissau Haiti Yemen Syria Turkmenistan Uzbekistan Iraq Libya South Sudan Sudan Afghanistan Korea (North) Somalia 21 20 20 20 19 19 19 19 18 17 17 17 16 15 14 11 8 8 8 Denmark New Zealand Finland Sweden Norway Singapore Switzerland Netherlands Australia Canada Luxembourg Germany Iceland United Kingdom Barbados Belgium Hong Kong Japan United States Uruguay Ireland Bahamas Chile 91 91 89 89 86 86 85 83 81 81 80 78 78 76 75 75 75 74 73 73 72 71 71 Hungary Seychelles Costa Rica Latvia Rwanda Mauritius Malaysia Turkey Georgia Lesotho Bahrain Croatia Czech Republic Namibia Oman Slovakia Cuba Ghana Saudi Arabia Jordan Macedonia (FYR) Montenegro Italy 54 54 53 53 53 52 50 50 49 49 48 48 48 48 47 47 46 46 46 45 44 44 43 Morocco Sri Lanka Algeria Armenia Benin Colombia Djibouti India Philippines Suriname Ecuador Moldova Panama Thailand Argentina Bolivia Gabon Mexico Niger Ethiopia Kosovo Tanzania Egypt 37 37 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 36 35 35 35 35 34 34 34 34 34 33 33 33 32 Guyana Kenya Honduras Kazakhstan Laos Uganda Cameroon Central African Republic Iran Nigeria Ukraine Guinea Kyrgyzstan Paraguay Angola Congo Republic Democratic Republic of the Congo Tajikistan Burundi Myanmar 27 27 26 26 26 26 25 25 25 25 25 24 24 24 23 22 22 22 21 21 Papua New Guinea 25 175 . 177 SCORES.

We all know corruption is a problem. but how bad is it? For the Corruption Perceptions Index 2013. Korea (North) 50 MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA 84% score below 50 Top: United Arab Emirates Bottom: Sudan 50 Suriname Ecuador Co mo ros bia Gam non Leba ascar Madag Pakista n Rus sia Ban gla des Cô h te d´I vo ire G SCORE e uin a-B iss au EASTERN EUROPE & CENTRAL ASIA 95% score below 50 Top: Turkey Bottom: Turkmenistan. we ranked 177 countries and territories around the world on their perceived levels of public sector corruption. Countries are listed in order of rank going clockwise. 78 G e rman y re po ga Sin nd zerla Swit Netherlands an ite Un dS tat es uay Urug Ireland Brun ei Taiwan l Israe Portu St Pu Vi nt nce ert oR gal &G ico ren ne adi s swa Bot Bhutan Est ta Qa r rab Emir 59 Spa in 60-69 SCORE 69 Austria United A onia 20-29 ates Ca pe Ve rde inica 10-19 0-9 Dom Turkey 50 s Malay ia 50-59 itiu s Ko a nd SCORE Lithuania Highly Corrupt 69% oli a Scoring less than 50 out of 100. No country achieves a perfect score. Uzbekistan 50 SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA 90% score below 50 Top: Botswana Bottom: Somalia 50 Haiti 10-19 Yemen Syria Gu Ken Hon ya na tan re Ko a( No r th) ya Kazak Laos Uganda dura s Iraq Libya hstan kis tan SCORE 8 Som alia 0-9 . 49 G Les eorgia Ba otho hr ain Rw a ia Costa Rica Latv 39 Swaziland 40-49 Gree ce 40 na Chi isia Tun gal ne Se SCORE Bu lga Sou th A ria fric a Serb ia Sao Tom e & Prin cipe Brazil Sau di A rabi Jor a dan Ma ce do nia (FY R) Slovakia Cuba Ghana Alb Ne ani a Lib a ic ati ubl Cro h Rep c Cze ibia Nam Oman a Faso Burkin lvad or El Sa Jam aic a eri a Domin ican R epubli Gua c tem a l Tog a o Az erb aij an Bo livi Arg a ent ina Tha iland Panam a Moldova 29 Belarus Cyprus Pa na an ma r di Slovenia Ma rea ur Ma lta The percentage of countries worldwide that score less than 50 – indicating a serious corruption problem. Here are the results. 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. almost 70 per cent of countries are perceived to have a serious corruption problem. Timor-Leste Sierra Hun gar y nesia (So Tanzania Seychelles uth ) Moz amb Leone ique Ma uri Vie 30 tan ia pa tna m l Mo ng Indo Egypt u ago Tob Per d& a d i Trin ia Zamb AMERICAS 66% score below 50 Top: Canada Bottom: Haiti EU & WESTERN EUROPE 23% score below 50 Top: Denmark Bottom: Greece Malawi Kosovo ia Ethiop r Nige Me xic 30-39 SCORE Morocco Sri Lank Alge ria Arm enia Be nin bia lom Co uti bo Dji a Indi pines Philip My Bu Angola y Paragua n a t s z y Kyrg nea i Gu ne rai Uk 20-29 SCORE Mali Nicaragua 19 C had Eq ua tor ial Gu in the Co ngo Congo Republ ic DR of Tajik i run stan ea ine a Iran Nig ublic Cameroon 11 an Re p 8 Af nis ghan aN Tur k Uz be ew pu me istan Gu a eri an an South Sud Sud l Afric HIGHLY CORRUPT Centr a gro 20 la e ne Venezu nte ea Mo Eritr y Ital ia ait bod Kuw am e C bw ia ba Roman Zim na Bosnia & Herzegovi a 50 50 o Ga bo n ASIA PACIFIC 64% score below 50 Top: New Zealand Bottom: Afghanistan.VERY CLEAN 90-100 SCORE rk enma 91 D 91 New Z ealand l an d Lu xe mb Can ada Australi a r ou 0 g8 No Swed rw ay Ic e 80-89 SCORE 89 Finland en it Un e in dK gd om SCORE Very Clean 90-100 80-89 70-79 60-69 50-59 40-49 30-39 Barb ados 70-79 71 nc e SCORE Belgium Hong Fra Bahamas d6 le Po Chi lan Sai 0 nt L ucia Jap Kong VISUALISING THE DATA. How corrupt is your country? How to read the infographic Countries and territories in the Corruption Perceptions Index are scored and ranked.

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