Papua New Guinea: Freedom from corruption

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 Papua New Guinea

Freedom from corruption index (0-100)

 Latest value 29
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1996 - 2024
 Average 33
 Min - Max 20 - 50
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Papua New Guinea from 1996 to 2024. The average value for Papua New Guinea during that period was 33 points with a minimum of 20 points in 2009 and a maximum of 50 points in 1996. The latest value from 2024 is 29 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 180 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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Papua New Guinea - Freedom from corruption - Recent values chart

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Papua New Guinea - Freedom from corruption - historical chart - 1996-2024




The Freedom from Corruption index for Papua New Guinea 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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 Fiscal freedom 17 2024 points
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 Labor freedom 65 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 70.80 2024 points
 Trade freedom 78 2024 points
 Investment freedom 25 2024 points
 Financial freedom 30 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 49 2024 index points
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