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#1. New Zealand (least corrupt country in the world)

Score: 87 (100 - Very clean; 0 - Highly corrupt)

The most corrupt and 'cleanest' countries in the world

The Corruption Perceptions Index ranks 180 countries and territories by their perceived levels of public sector corruption, according to experts and business people. New Zealand and Denmark, with a score of 87, are the cleanest countries. Somalia, with a score of just 9, is stated to be the most corrupt country in the world.


100 - Very clean

0 - Highly corrupt

Source: Transparency International