USA: Corruption perceptions - Transparency International
(measure: points; source: Transparency International)
USA: Corruption Perceptions Index, 100 = no corruption: For that indicator, Transparency International provides data for the USA from 2001 to 2016. The average value for the USA during that period was 74 points with a minumum of 71 points in 2010 and a maximum of 77 points in 2002. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.