Corruption in Canada

The "Corruption Perceptions Index" for the public sector showed 18 points in Canada for 2016. The scale has a range from 0 to 100, in which corruption raises, the higher the number is. With this result Canada ranks 9th. So, compared to other countries it is above average.

Compared to the previous year, in 2016 the level of corruption slightly raised. In the long term, it has also risen moderately in recent years.

The ranking is led by Denmark with a value of 10. The sad last place is occupied by Somalia (90 points).

You can find the complete country comparison here International Ranking of Corruption


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Development of corruption in Canada 2003 - 2016




Development of the corruption index in Canada 2003 - 2016

YearCanadaØ North AmericaØ worldwide
20161848.657.1
20151753.657.4
20141945.256.7
20131945.957.2
20121645.156.6
20111348.159.7
20101151.359.9
20091347.859.7
20081348.259.8
20071351.060.1
20061555.659.1
20051652.959.1
20041552.858.3
20031353.057.6


All data are evaluated annually by Transparency International. For 2016 a total of 176 countries of all continents have been surveyed. The original "Corruption Perceptions Index" gives numbers from 0 to 100, where 100 ist the worst index (contrariwise here). The official value for Canada is given as 82 points in 2016. Therefore it would be a Anti-Corruption Index instead of a Corruption Index. For better clarity and an easier optical view of the graphs, these numbers were inverted here.