Ukraine: Political corruption

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 Ukraine

Political corruption index

 Latest value 0.612
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1990 - 2022
 Average 0.775
 Min - Max 0.388 - 0.895
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Ukraine from 1990 to 2022. The average value for Ukraine during that period was 0.775 index points with a minimum of 0.388 index points in 1990 and a maximum of 0.895 index points in 2011. The latest value from 2022 is 0.612 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.479 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Ukraine - Political corruption - Recent values chart

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Ukraine - Political corruption - historical chart - 1990-2022




Definition: Composite index that measures corruption in the executive, legislative, and judicial realms. Higher values mean less corruption.

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 Parliamentary elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
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