Vietnam: Political corruption

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 Vietnam

Political corruption index

 Latest value 0.444
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 0.386
 Min - Max 0.187 - 0.537
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Vietnam from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Vietnam during that period was 0.386 index points with a minimum of 0.187 index points in 1960 and a maximum of 0.537 index points in 2005. The latest value from 2022 is 0.444 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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Recent values chart
Vietnam - Political corruption - Recent values chart

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Vietnam - Political corruption - historical chart - 1960-2022




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

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