(measure: points; Source: The Heritage Foundation)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Germany: Freedom from corruption index (0-100)
, 1995 - 2021:
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1995 to 2021. The average value for Germany during that period was 80 points with a minimum of 73 points in 2004 and a maximum of 90 points in 1995.
The latest value from 2021 is 82 points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 181
countries is 45 points.
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The Freedom from Corruption index for Germany from the Heritage Foundation uses mostly the data from Transparency International, an NGO that tracks corruption perceptions around the world.
Definition: The score for the Freedom of corruption index is derived primarily from Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index. For countries that are not covered in the CPI the freedom from corruption score is determined by using information from internationally recognized and reliable sources. Higher index values denote lower level of corruption.