South Korea: Control of corruption (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong), 1996 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1996 to 2020. The average value for South Korea during that period was 0.51 points with a minimum of 0.32 points in 2000 and a maximum of 0.74 points in 2019.
The latest value from 2020 is 0.73 points. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 192
countries is -0.03 points.
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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.