Ethical behavior of firms

scale 1-7, 2007–2016

Info Edit
Country2007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Albania3.793.863.824.144.533.863.253.303.894.30
Algeria4.143.703.353.483.252.633.083.693.573.37
Angola2.672.382.612.842.65
Argentina3.463.283.243.283.182.962.923.012.832.74
Armenia3.453.393.323.253.383.633.793.763.633.85
Australia6.086.116.206.176.145.925.455.625.745.60
Austria6.096.106.166.155.915.645.565.525.495.44
Azerbaijan4.164.264.123.913.873.864.014.014.014.22
Bahrain4.684.945.325.335.295.204.964.965.085.14
Bangladesh2.902.963.083.273.222.932.842.912.963.13
Barbados5.325.465.565.555.475.255.114.964.764.55
Belgium5.405.445.525.515.645.425.345.535.565.56
Belize3.29
Benin3.943.823.783.493.613.593.683.593.513.52
Bhutan4.404.534.504.54
Bolivia3.432.912.573.163.403.413.613.853.322.56
Bosnia and Herzegovina3.143.012.552.602.963.093.193.092.983.10
Botswana4.634.835.144.964.864.784.624.474.444.43
Brazil3.773.823.623.553.713.693.753.613.002.81
Brunei4.544.835.045.034.995.014.854.694.53
Bulgaria3.883.723.433.303.423.523.553.683.643.63
Burkina Faso3.893.933.853.493.774.123.593.43
Burundi3.863.502.842.932.892.562.823.133.132.92
Cape Verde4.584.504.374.204.084.063.99
Cambodia3.783.723.673.663.733.763.803.763.803.83
Cameroon3.263.163.253.213.273.423.463.703.493.20
Canada5.866.056.246.346.496.225.695.655.575.46
Chad3.132.842.943.072.862.852.913.163.022.65
Chile5.465.345.475.565.545.315.104.984.534.17
China3.714.174.264.184.114.044.174.164.004.08
Colombia4.434.083.893.953.693.473.573.573.483.45
Congo (Kinshasa)2.96
Costa Rica4.694.744.794.974.824.604.494.474.174.01
Ivory Coast3.253.363.283.193.543.703.734.023.84
Croatia3.963.993.933.813.673.623.863.943.783.61
Cyprus4.384.674.804.744.574.374.304.253.943.75
Czech Republic3.953.773.853.613.333.413.553.733.823.81
Denmark6.466.476.586.506.736.406.156.236.206.13
Dominican Republic3.603.283.293.303.253.503.533.413.122.91
Ecuador3.743.323.233.283.143.113.563.483.403.30
Egypt4.344.414.374.133.663.834.093.953.783.78
El Salvador4.284.034.013.973.753.373.383.783.383.10
Estonia4.534.825.065.045.104.984.804.904.904.84
Ethiopia3.813.833.653.953.923.553.163.323.673.92
Finland6.636.556.616.626.566.496.446.426.306.17
France5.425.255.385.655.685.355.225.074.984.98
Gabon4.284.284.263.913.71
Gambia4.324.544.644.664.594.674.634.474.174.01
Georgia3.613.843.813.753.954.094.014.184.133.88
Germany6.155.895.936.045.905.825.675.605.315.16
Ghana4.133.953.923.973.803.733.893.893.92
Greece4.103.763.533.343.103.113.483.693.683.73
Guatemala4.324.213.913.783.743.823.913.853.713.54
Guinea3.293.263.073.07
Guyana3.433.693.673.673.633.753.963.643.32
Haiti2.792.753.003.092.91
Honduras4.194.053.673.703.803.773.593.773.863.55
Hong Kong5.825.935.825.965.895.675.625.545.535.53
Hungary3.913.763.593.343.383.573.733.723.352.65
Iceland6.116.426.245.695.565.645.475.475.515.35
India4.194.154.113.863.693.763.753.764.204.53
Indonesia3.773.723.523.473.363.614.034.274.304.26
Iran3.673.703.973.793.433.593.63
Ireland5.535.585.575.345.425.415.425.595.515.55
Israel4.884.555.195.345.004.984.884.364.184.69
Italy4.083.973.643.703.733.643.633.633.533.50
Jamaica3.983.823.883.953.893.613.693.903.923.94
Japan5.415.275.395.645.845.755.816.015.875.74
Jordan4.895.124.974.534.254.344.424.604.744.80
Kazakhstan3.703.643.633.623.613.864.114.274.244.13
Kenya3.824.103.783.263.443.563.813.933.703.76
South Korea5.165.144.594.154.094.063.813.723.643.52
Kuwait4.724.544.214.434.424.023.954.044.033.88
Kyrgyzstan2.873.062.892.872.862.763.193.663.463.39
Laos4.054.003.884.02
Latvia3.953.993.803.533.743.994.074.154.093.95
Lebanon3.173.083.173.192.913.263.48
Lesotho3.303.263.493.243.073.093.664.034.504.08
Liberia4.413.813.823.833.61
Libya4.034.133.742.783.233.683.633.36
Lithuania4.394.324.083.863.834.014.264.274.354.28
Luxembourg5.795.936.186.066.176.125.925.995.985.78
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)3.553.633.823.753.553.573.924.344.194.03
Madagascar3.803.773.443.102.983.063.223.443.493.30
Malawi4.564.424.274.083.783.773.873.723.50
Malaysia5.265.044.684.674.924.975.015.275.235.02
Mali4.214.003.683.293.313.523.463.773.743.47
Malta4.594.564.644.724.594.454.434.344.324.31
Mauritania3.953.583.422.952.883.142.762.662.402.55
Mauritius4.254.564.544.574.504.424.464.594.444.35
Mexico4.353.913.603.553.693.803.753.673.453.29
Moldova3.343.323.403.413.463.343.13
Mongolia3.173.112.912.883.093.253.453.753.603.25
Montenegro3.563.994.284.404.424.234.093.893.903.90
Morocco3.984.103.853.773.823.964.044.213.953.75
Mozambique3.253.263.213.313.283.253.343.313.203.09
Burma (Myanmar)3.323.233.35
Namibia4.154.474.614.584.424.034.174.194.134.27
Nepal3.133.353.192.873.113.213.223.333.353.25
Netherlands6.156.316.366.296.376.356.015.895.815.82
New Zealand6.306.436.716.716.706.636.576.526.266.21
Nicaragua3.823.493.383.203.193.563.703.463.183.18
Nigeria3.793.763.473.113.523.533.243.253.313.23
Norway6.186.336.356.376.346.216.196.206.145.87
Oman4.785.155.455.405.345.385.455.044.504.72
Pakistan4.354.083.583.443.433.523.523.523.603.61
Panama4.354.194.024.154.133.993.963.953.723.63
Paraguay3.082.842.812.793.023.242.962.862.852.70
Peru3.993.763.713.623.723.623.483.473.493.48
Philippines3.513.673.323.033.243.673.984.274.133.84
Poland4.174.544.504.204.144.174.084.124.093.99
Portugal4.844.754.734.564.414.474.394.454.314.15
Puerto Rico4.844.804.814.884.824.814.784.78
Qatar5.135.405.145.235.495.846.025.925.805.68
Romania3.663.613.603.583.403.193.083.493.453.27
Russia3.263.473.373.293.253.353.663.943.943.92
Rwanda5.005.005.005.185.285.245.28
Saudi Arabia4.434.714.905.165.345.165.114.945.005.13
Senegal4.094.033.883.813.823.673.754.043.993.82
Serbia4.023.733.423.233.053.093.323.453.363.33
Seychelles4.194.394.124.12
Sierra Leone3.633.703.493.203.20
Singapore6.306.426.516.586.586.416.336.256.156.20
Slovakia4.063.883.843.593.403.403.343.413.353.27
Slovenia4.614.464.714.524.134.174.073.843.763.90
South Africa4.684.624.714.514.364.284.734.684.384.53
Spain4.874.934.854.704.664.494.143.793.793.84
Sri Lanka4.063.923.724.074.124.013.943.843.944.01
Suriname3.733.713.733.59
Swaziland3.403.523.573.734.093.86
Sweden6.456.596.666.786.626.226.175.795.946.31
Switzerland6.176.306.376.446.496.376.246.216.015.95
Syria3.964.294.093.703.71
Tajikistan3.443.463.423.443.703.783.893.994.194.45
Tanzania3.993.933.793.613.353.523.393.473.653.65
Thailand4.144.073.963.853.743.933.983.743.683.61
Timor Leste2.833.023.313.392.913.123.403.48
Trinidad and Tobago3.733.613.864.023.763.543.443.403.253.10
Tunisia4.995.055.065.184.594.304.023.893.703.55
Turkey4.644.193.773.743.864.044.213.973.603.56
Uganda3.433.433.433.383.483.643.683.793.653.61
Ukraine3.063.303.233.013.103.223.253.703.823.37
United Arab Emirates5.305.535.545.415.535.685.675.845.845.96
United Kingdom5.835.535.876.025.935.885.765.645.465.58
United States5.105.375.465.165.115.004.904.854.904.96
Uruguay4.885.035.115.255.264.964.824.924.904.76
Venezuela3.313.072.873.073.042.963.012.922.772.70
Vietnam4.034.034.003.913.593.653.733.583.583.63
Yemen2.603.003.403.383.213.04
Zambia4.034.124.113.823.734.014.204.004.204.22
Zimbabwe3.583.483.593.623.803.853.783.613.503.36

This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: “How would you rate the corporate ethics of companies (ethical behavior in interactions with public officials, politicians, and other firms)?” (1 = extremely poor-among the worst in the world, 7 =excellent-among the best in the world).

Source: World Economic Forum