Japan: Corruption perceptions - Transparency International

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 Japan

Corruption Perceptions Index, 100 = no corruption

 Latest value 73
 Year 2022
 Measure points
 Data availability 2001 - 2022
 Average 74
 Min - Max 69 - 80
 Source Transparency International
For that indicator, we provide data for Japan from 2001 to 2022. The average value for Japan during that period was 74 points with a minimum of 69 points in 2004 and a maximum of 80 points in 2011. The latest value from 2022 is 73 points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 177 countries is 43 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Japan - Corruption perceptions - Transparency International - historical chart - 2001-2022




Definition: The Corruption Perceptions Index is an indicator of perceptions of public sector corruption, i.e. administrative and political corruption. The indicator values are determined by using information from surveys and assessments of corruption, collected by a variety of reputable institutions.


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 Regulatory quality 1.44 2022 points
 Voice and accountability 1.02 2022 points
 Political stability 1.07 2022 points
 Corruption perceptions - Transparency International 73 2022 points
 Political rights 1 2020 points
 Civil liberties 1 2020 points
 Competitiveness 82.30 2019 points
 Cost of starting a business 7.50 2019 percent of per capita GNI
 Shadow economy 8.19 2015 percent
 Informal economy, MIMIC method 10.40 2020 percent
 Informal economy, DGE method 10.20 2020 percent
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