Iran: Freedom from corruption

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Freedom from corruption index (0-100)

 Latest value 20
 Year 2023
 Measure points
 Data availability 1996 - 2023
 Average 21
 Min - Max 10 - 35
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 1996 to 2023. The average value for Iran during that period was 21 points with a minimum of 10 points in 1996 and a maximum of 35 points in 2019. The latest value from 2023 is 20 points. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 180 countries is 45 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Iran - Freedom from corruption - recent values

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Iran - Freedom from corruption - historical chart - 1996-2023

The Freedom from Corruption index for Iran 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.

 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Property rights 25 2023 points
 Freedom from corruption 20 2023 points
 Fiscal freedom 59 2023 points
 Business freedom 39 2023 points
 Labor freedom 51 2023 points
 Monetary freedom 40.60 2023 points
 Trade freedom 56 2023 points
 Investment freedom 5 2023 points
 Financial freedom 10 2023 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 42 2023 index points
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