New Zealand: Freedom from corruption

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 New Zealand

Freedom from corruption index (0-100)

 Latest value 97
 Year 2023
 Measure points
 Data availability 1996 - 2023
 Average 94
 Min - Max 90 - 98
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for New Zealand from 1996 to 2023. The average value for New Zealand during that period was 94 points with a minimum of 90 points in 1996 and a maximum of 98 points in 2022. The latest value from 2023 is 97 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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New Zealand - Freedom from corruption - recent values

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New Zealand - Freedom from corruption - historical chart - 1996-2023




The Freedom from Corruption index for New Zealand 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 88 2023 points
 Freedom from corruption 97 2023 points
 Fiscal freedom 72 2023 points
 Business freedom 89 2023 points
 Labor freedom 72 2023 points
 Monetary freedom 78.70 2023 points
 Trade freedom 90 2023 points
 Investment freedom 70 2023 points
 Financial freedom 80 2023 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 79 2023 index points
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