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South Korea Corruption Index and rank

South Korea Corruption Data

Indicator Data Period
Corruption Index 61 index points 2020
Corruption Rank 33 place 2020


Latest data on Corruption Index (index points)

Corruption Index
                     South Korea - Historical Data (index points)

What is Corruption Index in South Korea?

  • Corruption Perceptions Index in South Korea increased to 61 index points in 2020. The maximum level was 61 index points and minimum was 38 index points.
  • Data published Yearly by Transparency International.

Historical Data (index points) by years

Data
Period
Date
61 2020 02.02.2021
59 2019 23.01.2020
57 2018 29.01.2019
54 2017 14.03.2018
53 2016 11.08.2017
56 2015 31.12.2015
55 2014 31.12.2014
55 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (index points)

Corruption Index in South Korea by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mun Jaei-n 10.05.2017 - 53.0000 54.0000 54.0000 53.0000 1.89%
Park Geun-hye 25.02.2013 - 10.05.2017 55.0000 53.0000 56.0000 53.0000 -3.64%
Lee Myung-bak 25.02.2008 - 25.02.2013 56.0000 56.0000 56.0000 54.0000 0.00%
Roh Moo-hyun 25.02.2003 - 25.02.2008 43.0000 51.0000 51.0000 43.0000 18.60%
Kim Dae-jung 25.02.1998 - 25.02.2003 42.0000 45.0000 45.0000 38.0000 7.14%
Kim Youngs-am 25.02.1993 - 25.02.1998 42.9000 42.9000 50.2000 42.9000 0.00%


Latest data on Corruption Rank (place)

Corruption Rank
                     South Korea - Historical Data (place)

What is South Korea place by corruption?

  • South Korea decreased to 33 place in 2020 by corruption level. The minimum level was 52 place and maximum was 27 place.
  • Data published Yearly by Transparency International.

Historical Data (place) by years

Data
Period
Date
33 2020 02.02.2021
39 2019 23.01.2020
45 2018 29.01.2019
51 2017 14.03.2018
52 2016 11.08.2017
37 2015 31.12.2015
43 2014 31.12.2014
46 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (place)

Corruption Rank in South Korea by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mun Jaei-n 10.05.2017 - 52.0000 51.0000 52.0000 51.0000 -1.92%
Park Geun-hye 25.02.2013 - 10.05.2017 46.0000 52.0000 52.0000 37.0000 13.04%
Lee Myung-bak 25.02.2008 - 25.02.2013 40.0000 45.0000 45.0000 39.0000 12.50%
Roh Moo-hyun 25.02.2003 - 25.02.2008 50.0000 43.0000 50.0000 40.0000 -14.00%
Kim Dae-jung 25.02.1998 - 25.02.2003 43.0000 40.0000 52.0000 40.0000 -6.98%
Kim Youngs-am 25.02.1993 - 25.02.1998 27.0000 34.0000 34.0000 27.0000 25.93%

Other business indicators in South Korea

Index Updated Actual Previous
Bankruptcies Jun/21 23 companies 16
Corruption Index 2020 61 in. pt. 59
Ease of Doing Business 2019 5 place 5
Manufacturing PMI Jun/21 53.9 in. pt. 53.7
Manufacturing Production May/21 16 % 13.2
Competitiveness Index 2019 79.62 in. pt. 78.84
Leading Economic Index  May/21 127 in. pt. 126

Corruption Index in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 26 in. pt. 26
Jordan 2020 49 in. pt. 48
Kyrgyzstan 2020 31 in. pt. 30
Mongolia 2020 35 in. pt. 35
Nepal 2020 33 in. pt. 34
Tajikistan 2020 25 in. pt. 25
Cambodia 2020 21 in. pt. 20
China 2020 42 in. pt. 41
Georgia 2020 56 in. pt. 56
India 2020 40 in. pt. 41
Israel 2020 60 in. pt. 60
Pakistan 2020 31 in. pt. 32
South Korea 2020 61 in. pt. 59
Taiwan 2020 65 in. pt. 65
Vietnam 2020 36 in. pt. 37
Maldives 2020 43 in. pt. 29
Armenia 2020 49 in. pt. 42
Hong Kong 2020 77 in. pt. 76
Indonesia 2020 37 in. pt. 40
Japan 2020 74 in. pt. 73
Kazakhstan 2020 38 in. pt. 34
Lebanon 2020 25 in. pt. 28
Malaysia 2020 51 in. pt. 53
Philippines 2020 34 in. pt. 34
Qatar 2020 63 in. pt. 62
Singapore 2020 85 in. pt. 85
Sri Lanka 2020 38 in. pt. 38
Thailand 2020 36 in. pt. 36
Oman 2020 54 in. pt. 52
Iran 2020 25 in. pt. 26
Laos 2020 29 in. pt. 29
Azerbaijan 2020 30 in. pt. 30
Kuwait 2020 42 in. pt. 40
Saudi Arabia 2020 53 in. pt. 53
Bahrain 2020 42 in. pt. 42
North Korea 2020 18 in. pt. 17
United Arab Emirates 2020 71 in. pt. 71
Yemen 2020 15 in. pt. 15
Turkmenistan 2020 19 in. pt. 19
Uzbekistan 2020 26 in. pt. 25
Iraq 2020 21 in. pt. 20
Syria 2020 14 in. pt. 13
Afghanistan 2020 19 in. pt. 16
Bhutan 2020 68 in. pt. 68
Brunei 2020 60 in. pt. 60
Mauritius 2020 53 in. pt. 52