CORRUPTION INDEX

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Region: Sub-Saharan Africa

CountryCorruption IndexGlobal Rank
Seychelles66.027
Botswana60.035
Cabo Verde58.041
Rwanda54.049
Mauritius53.052
Namibia51.057
Sao Tome and Principe47.063
Senegal45.067
South Africa44.069
Ghana43.075
Benin41.083
Lesotho41.083
Burkina Faso40.086
Ethiopia38.094
Tanzania38.094
Gambia37.0102
C?te d’Ivoire36.0104
Eswatini33.0117
Sierra Leone33.0117
Zambia33.0117
Niger32.0123
Kenya31.0124
Gabon30.0129
Malawi30.0129
Mali30.0129
Mauritania29.0134
Togo29.0134
Guinea28.0137
Liberia28.0137
Angola27.0142
Djibouti27.0142
Uganda27.0142
Central African Republic26.0146
Cameroon25.0149
Madagascar25.0149
Mozambique25.0149
Nigeria25.0149
Zimbabwe24.0157
Chad21.0160
Comoros21.0160
Eritrea21.0160
Burundi19.0165
Congo19.0165
Guinea Bissau19.0165
Democratic Republic of the Congo18.0170
Equatorial Guinea16.0174
Sudan16.0174
Somalia12.0179
South Sudan12.0179
Source: Transparency International – www.transparency.org.
The Corruption Perceptions Index 2020 ranks 180 countries and territories by their perceived levels of public sector corruption according to experts and business people.The Index is based on 13 surveys, expert assessments and other data sources to measure public sector corruption. A scale of 0 to 100 is used, where 0 is highly corrupt and 100 is very clean.