Hong Kong: Freedom from corruption

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 Hong Kong

Freedom from corruption index (0-100)

 Latest value 85
 Year 2020
 Measure points
 Data availability 1995 - 2020
 Average 80
 Min - Max 70 - 90
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Hong Kong from 1995 to 2020. The average value for Hong Kong during that period was 80 points with a minimum of 70 points in 1998 and a maximum of 90 points in 1995. The latest value from 2020 is 85 points. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 182 countries is 44 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Hong Kong - Freedom from corruption - Recent values chart

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Hong Kong - Freedom from corruption - historical chart - 1995-2020




The Freedom from Corruption index for Hong Kong 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.

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