Turkey reverts to 2016 score on corruption index

Source:Ahval News Date:29Jan2019

The Corruption Perceptions Index of 2018, released on Tuesday by Transparency International, showed that Turkey, despite reversing its slide, continues to struggle from corruption. The index, which measures perceived levels of government corruption in 180 countries, scores on a scale of zero (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean).

Turkey scored 41 on the scale and ranked 78th among 180 countries, up from a score of 40 and a ranking of 81st a year ago.