News > India ranks 85 in Transparency International’s corruption index

India ranks 85 in Transparency International’s corruption index

Indian Express | 26/01/2022 08:13 AM | Click to read full article

Underlining that some of the mechanisms that could help reign in corruption are weakening, Transparency International ranked India at 85 among 180 countries in its Corruption Perception Index report released on Tuesday. 

The index, which ranks 180 countries and territories by their perceived levels of public sector corruption according to experts and business people, uses a scale of 0 to 100 to rank Corruption Perception Index (CPI), where 0 is highly corrupt and 100 is very clean.