- Corruption in Russia is at a 8-year peak,
- South Korea improved significantly than past years,
- While Western European countries rank highest on the CPI, there is a decline among their scores,
- Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina have not improved significantly despite reforms from the EU pre-accession process.
Tuesday, December 09, 2008
Corruption Perceptions Index 2008
Today is International Anti-Corruption Day.
Every year the NGO Transparency International (TI), releases their Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) that measures the perceived levels of public-sector corruption.
While you can take a look at their handy chart, their CPI world map (above) is likewise also very useful.
Some findings include: