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World’s most/least corrupt nations

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Intriguing analysis of world corruption:
clipped from www.gulfnews.com

Corruption watchdog Transparency International has released a list of the world’s most and least corrupt nations […]
The report comes ahead of a conference in Bali this week where more than 100 countries are expected to gather for a United Nations anti-corruption conference […]
The lower the CPI of a country, the higher corruption is, with 0 being the most corrupt and 10 being very clean […]
Most corrupt country and CPI score:
Somalia: 1.4
Myanmar: 1.4
Iraq: 1.5
Haiti: 1.6
Uzbekistan: 1.7
Tonga: 1.7
Sudan: 1.8
Chad: 1.8
Afghanistan: 1.8
Laos: 1.9
Norway: 8.7
Least corrupt country and CPI score
Denmark: 9.4
Finland: 9.4
New Zealand: 9.4
Singapore: 9.3
Sweden: 9.3
Iceland: 9.2
Netherlands: 9.0
Switzerland: 9.0
Canada: 8.7
  blog it

And wouldn’t it be great if, in our lifetimes, the USA could so profoundly change directions as to be among the most transparent?


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Written by Monte

January 27, 2008 at 9:40 pm

Posted in Politics

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