Nigeria: Control of corruption

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 Nigeria

Control of corruption (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong)

 Latest value -1.10
 Year 2022
 Measure points
 Data availability 1996 - 2022
 Average -1.17
 Min - Max -1.50 - -0.90
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from 1996 to 2022. The average value for Nigeria during that period was -1.17 points with a minimum of -1.5 points in 2002 and a maximum of -0.9 points in 2008. The latest value from 2022 is -1.1 points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 193 countries is -0.04 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Nigeria - Control of corruption - Recent values chart

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Nigeria - Control of corruption - historical chart - 1996-2022




Definition: The index for Control of Corruption captures perceptions of the extent to which public power is exercised for private gain, including both petty and grand forms of corruption, as well as capture of the state by elites and private interests.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Rule of law -0.91 2022 points
 Government effectiveness -1.04 2022 points
 Control of corruption -1.10 2022 points
 Regulatory quality -1.16 2022 points
 Voice and accountability -0.60 2022 points
 Political stability -1.80 2022 points
 Corruption perceptions - Transparency International 24 2022 points
 Political rights 4 2024 points
 Civil liberties 5 2024 points
 Competitiveness 47.50 2018 points
 Cost of starting a business 26.10 2019 percent of per capita GNI
 Shadow economy 52.49 2015 percent
 Informal economy, MIMIC method 56.90 2020 percent
 Informal economy, DGE method 54.90 2020 percent
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