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The state of corruption

CPI 2017

An index released earlier this year by Transparency International paints a grim picture of the state of corruption around the globe.  The index found that more than two-thirds of countries score below 50 out of 100, with an average score of 43.

South Africa scored 43. The Corruption Index in South Africa averaged 46.79 points from 1996 – 2017, reaching an all time high of 56.80 points in 1996 and a record low of 41 points in 2011.

Countries with lowest levels of corruption:

  1. New Zealand
  2. Denmark
  3. Finland

Countries with highest levels of corruption:

  1. Somalia
  2. South Sudan
  3. Syria

Click here for the full CPI 2017 report.