Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World 2017


We had to examine Consumer Price Index of countries to make Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World because it can be estimated how much corrupted country is? by observing changes in the price level of representative items purchased by households.

According to new study by Transparency International, two countries as Somalia and North Korea comes on number one rank with same CPI rate of 8 out of 100.

These countries which are on top ranking were also on same place in last year survey. Bad politicians become the only cause of malfunction in whole system of any country, after their appointments as senior officials in state and then try electing those who can support them in every bad act in ruling.

10. Eritrea (CPI score: 18)

Eritrea is a country in the Horn of Africa, also known as State of Eritrea has disturbing rate of Human Development Index (0.391) which is the only witness of its corrupt governance. The citizens of Eritrea have been facing a fear-ridden environment in country for years as corruption and greed both are rising up rapidly among the members of the ruling party. Eritrea is based on population of 6,380,803 (2014 estimate), while when it comes economy of Eritrea, considerable growth was seen in recent years, massive improvement in gross domestic product (GDP) demonstrated in October 2012 of 7.5 percent over 2011. After decades, commencement production of cement from the cement factory in Massawa as full operations in the gold and silver Bisha mine as well, are biggest reasons of increase in recent growth of the Eritrean.

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9. Libya (CPI score: 18)

Libya has population of 6 million 411,776 is located in the Maghreb region of North Africa, largely shut down private sector activity in the nation was emerged just because of weaker rule of law and systematic corruption. With enormous lowest CPI is on Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World. The conspicuous disturbance in system of nation was seen after downfall of the Qadhafi regime in 2011, though corruption has become the biggest problem in nation. People of the country have been facing huge poverty for years as Consumer Price Index has decreasing rapidly. Libya has become the fourth largest country in Africa with an area of almost 1.8 million square kilometers (700,000 sq mi) and came out as 16th largest country globally.

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8. Uzbekistan (CPI score: 18)

Republic of Uzbekistan also known as Uzbekistan has same Consumer Price Index like Libya and Eritrea and corruption is also one of the biggest problems of the nation which making lives hell of the citizens. Uzbekistan has population of 31,025,500 (2015 estimate) and weaker enforcement remained unsuccessful to establish the strong governing in the country reason why everyone using the institutes for their personal interests. Nevertheless, Uzbekistan is seventh in the world with it’s annually production of 80 tons of gold.

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7. Turkmenistan (CPI score: 17)

Central Asian country Turkmenistan known for large value of corruption in Asia because rules are impose on poor class that why senior officials have no fear of punishments in this country. The senior politicians as well officials have no mercy as well faithfulness to land, using their authorities for person interests and to hand everything which they can. Turkmenistan is on seventh place in Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World with its weak Consumer Price Index score of 17, while rich with natural reserves as natural gas and substantial oil resources and known as the fourth-largest reserves in the world but despite its people has been facing largest poverty for years.

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6. Iraq (CPI score: 16)

Iraq officially the Republic of Iraq, where bribery believed to be one of the main keys to get everything in the country, hence the crime rate in the country has become so much high. According to 2015 estimate, Iraq consists of 37,056,169 and rich with oil reserves and considered second largest oil supplier with (143.1 billion barrels (2.275×1010 m3) in the world behind the Saudi Arabia. Unstable regime for decades because of ongoing civil war in the country has destroyed its economy badly as well an Islamist organization Islamic State has captured its some of the oil wells. Regime of Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi remained fails to overcome corrupted system of the country.

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5. South Sudan (CPI score: 15)

South Sudan better known for its poor infrastructure and poverty all around the world, while is on fifth rank in with Consumer Price Index score of 15, the President of Sudan and the head of the National Congress Party, Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir’s can’t fight to strongest corrupted system of the nation. South Sudan based on small number of estimated population of 8 million, is on fifth place in Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World. Although despite it government remained unsuccessful to remove poverty and improving the rate of Human Development Index. Civil war is also one of the main reasons of corrupted system of the country.

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4. Afghanistan (CPI score: 12)

Afghanistan is a landlocked country in South Asia and Central Asia, officially known as the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, presidency of Hamid Karzai of previous president made more infamous the name of Afghanistan as was scandalized for his involvement in Kabul Bank. The 42nd most populous country in the world with population of 32,564,342 (2015 estimate), also emerged as war-torn nation because the hold of Islamist terror organization al-Qaeda in many regions of the country. Most of the senior officials are part of systematic corruption.

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3. Sudan (CPI score: 11)

North-Eastern African Sudan is also in Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World as its senior officials are repeatedly involved in corrupt performances those are the only reason of its terrible economic growth. It is toughest job to set any business in Sudan, consists of population of 40,235,000 (2015 estimate). Two main sectors as construction and transportation have been victimized to corruption, while the senior officials’ support making their every bad successful. The country has become of the United Nations, the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, the African Union, Non-Aligned Movement, the Arab League and an observer in the World Trade Organization.

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2. North Korea (CPI score: 8)

North Korea is officially known as the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea holding a top rank in Top 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World, comprises population of about 10 million people and lack of accountability in receipt and expenditure of public funds prone to corruption. The Transparency International observation on North Korean corrupted system as well on this widespread problem, showed actual view in front of the world. Only industries as chemicals, mining, metallurgy, textiles, food processing, tourism, machine building and military equipment are playing prominent role in rise of economy status but senior officials are part of the bad system.

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1. Somalia (CPI score: 8)

According recent estimation, Somalia is based on nearly 10 million citizens, has been facing huge poverty, corrupt governance, lack of accountability, these given elements are only keys of decrease in economy. Transparency International has shown of the Federal Republic of Somalia’s corrupted system, its economy based on remittances from Somalis working abroad, livestock and telecommunications, though authorities has been maintained an informal financial system but despite that the corruption as well other bad acts are on top even senior officials are part of it.

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