Bribery incidence

percent of firms experiencing at least one bribe request, 2006–2017

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Country200620072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Afghanistan36.7038.3840.0741.7543.4345.1246.80
Albania26.5025.3324.1723.0021.8320.6719.50
Algeria18.80
Angola19.3027.3035.3043.3051.30
Antigua and Barbuda6.90
Argentina7.207.988.759.5310.3010.1610.019.879.739.599.449.30
Armenia15.5013.4011.309.207.10
Azerbaijan52.0042.9833.9524.9315.90
Bahamas21.00
Bangladesh60.3058.2056.1054.0051.9049.8047.70
Barbados1.20
Belarus15.5014.1812.8611.5410.228.90
Belize6.20
Benin34.5031.6428.7925.9323.0720.2117.3614.50
Bhutan6.305.404.503.602.701.800.90
Bolivia20.9018.3515.8013.2510.7010.4710.2410.019.799.569.339.10
Bosnia and Herzegovina10.2010.3310.4510.5810.70
Botswana5.306.086.857.638.40
Brazil11.70
Bulgaria6.708.8010.9010.409.909.408.90
Burkina Faso22.7018.4014.109.80
Burma (Myanmar)42.9036.1029.30
Burundi25.3025.9326.5527.1827.8028.4329.0529.6830.30
Cambodia59.5061.1562.8064.4566.1067.7569.4067.8366.2764.70
Cameroon70.4058.2346.0733.9032.8731.8430.8129.7928.7627.7326.70
Cape Verde12.008.675.332.00
Central African Republic21.00
Chad35.00
Chile7.806.184.552.931.30
China11.60
Colombia3.503.182.852.532.20
Congo (Brazzaville)37.50
Congo (Kinshasa)68.9065.9863.0560.1357.2056.9756.7356.50
Costa Rica8.70
Croatia4.904.734.574.404.234.073.90
Czech Republic7.106.205.304.403.50
Djibouti11.10
Dominica5.80
Dominican Republic16.3015.6314.9714.3013.6312.9712.30
Ecuador15.4011.988.555.131.702.302.903.504.104.705.305.90
Egypt25.207.909.8011.7013.6015.5017.4016.6715.9315.20
El Salvador4.704.604.504.404.304.284.274.254.234.224.20
Estonia5.70
Ethiopia6.806.746.686.626.566.5011.5816.6521.7326.80
Fiji10.50
Gabon23.20
Gambia25.10
Georgia9.808.286.765.243.722.20
Ghana23.0022.2821.5720.8520.1319.4218.70
Grenada6.60
Guatemala7.708.609.5010.4011.30
Guinea60.7055.4250.1444.8639.5834.3029.0223.7418.4613.187.90
Guinea Bissau27.60
Guyana14.90
Honduras20.7017.5514.4011.258.108.208.308.408.508.608.70
Hungary1.001.281.551.832.10
India22.70
Indonesia26.9027.5228.1328.7529.3729.9830.60
Iraq37.30
Israel0.10
Ivory Coast19.3020.1621.0121.8722.7323.5924.4425.30
Jamaica19.30
Jordan3.204.565.917.278.639.9911.3412.70
Kazakhstan32.8031.2829.7528.2326.70
Kenya42.0039.4036.8034.2031.6029.0026.40
Kosovo9.0010.1811.3512.5313.70
Kyrgyzstan42.5046.8351.1555.4859.80
Laos39.2038.5737.9337.3032.0826.8521.6316.40
Latvia8.907.556.204.853.50
Lebanon20.6020.2519.9019.5519.20
Lesotho14.6014.6014.6014.6014.6014.6014.6014.60
Liberia70.5068.7066.9065.1063.3061.5059.7057.9056.10
Lithuania7.208.008.809.6010.40
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)14.7012.9011.109.307.50
Madagascar11.6016.9322.2527.5832.90
Malawi13.7015.8017.9020.0022.1024.20
Malaysia28.20
Mali33.3031.3029.3027.3028.3729.4330.5031.5732.6333.70
Mauritania52.9049.9046.9043.9040.9037.9034.9031.9028.90
Mauritius3.90
Mexico14.1014.9815.8516.7317.60
Micronesia4.50
Moldova17.8021.1024.4027.7031.00
Mongolia30.5031.2331.9532.6833.40
Montenegro3.307.1811.0514.9318.80
Morocco11.3015.6219.9324.2528.5732.8837.20
Mozambique12.40
Namibia1.202.193.184.165.156.147.138.119.10
Nepal15.1014.9314.7514.5814.40
Nicaragua7.707.938.158.388.608.257.907.557.206.856.50
Niger25.0022.8320.6718.5017.1615.8314.4913.1511.8110.489.147.80
Nigeria40.0038.4136.8335.2433.6632.0730.4928.90
Pakistan60.2055.3050.4045.5040.6035.7030.80
Panama7.907.707.507.307.10
Papua New Guinea26.40
Paraguay26.3027.6028.9030.2031.5028.9726.4423.9121.3918.8616.3313.80
Peru15.9015.9015.9015.9015.9016.1416.3916.6316.8717.1117.3617.60
Philippines25.6024.2022.8021.4020.0018.6017.20
Poland8.206.635.053.481.90
Romania19.7017.2314.7512.289.80
Russia27.3022.9318.5714.20
Rwanda7.006.986.966.946.926.90
Saint Kitts and Nevis2.20
Saint Lucia11.60
Saint Vincent and Grenadines4.90
Samoa30.50
Senegal21.4019.9318.4616.9915.5114.0412.5711.10
Serbia11.9010.459.007.556.10
Sierra Leone18.1021.6025.1028.6032.1035.6039.1042.6046.10
Slovakia5.705.385.054.734.40
Slovenia2.301.781.250.730.20
Solomon Islands43.80
South Africa4.20
South Sudan48.00
Sri Lanka10.00
Sudan17.60
Suriname4.90
Swaziland5.705.805.906.006.106.206.306.406.506.606.70
Sweden1.90
Syria69.60
Tajikistan37.8037.5037.2036.9036.6036.30
Tanzania21.7021.5721.4421.3121.1921.0620.9320.80
Thailand9.90
Timor Leste16.1020.7825.4730.1534.8339.5244.20
Togo19.1017.3715.6413.9112.1910.468.737.00
Tonga24.90
Trinidad and Tobago10.50
Tunisia10.30
Turkey9.208.447.686.926.165.40
Uganda18.6019.0919.5720.0620.5421.0321.5122.00
Ukraine38.5040.8843.2645.6448.0250.40
Uruguay2.202.202.202.202.202.232.262.292.312.342.372.40
Uzbekistan55.5045.8036.1026.4016.707.00
Vanuatu11.90
Venezuela3.805.437.058.6810.30
Vietnam38.3036.2734.2332.2030.1728.1326.10
West Bank and Gaza4.304.675.045.415.796.166.536.90
Yemen68.9067.3765.8364.30
Zambia7.108.5510.0011.4512.9014.3515.80
Zimbabwe16.2016.4616.7216.9817.2417.50

Bribery incidence is the percentage of firms experiencing at least one bribe payment request across 6 public transactions dealing with utilities access, permits, licenses, and taxes.

Source: World Bank