The State of Qatar has occupied a high rank in the fields of transparency and fighting corruption.
Transparency International announced on Thursday, 28 January 2021, the results of its Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2020. The State of Qatar achieve 63 points in the CPI. Thus, the State of Qatar has been ranked second in the GCC and among Arab countries, and 30th from a total of 180 countries and regions that are included in the index.
The index, which ranks 180 countries and regions based on the perceived levels of public sector corruption according to experts and businesspeople, uses a score from 0-100. A score of 100 shows a country with the highest levels of integrity and transparency, while a score of 0 reflect high levels of corruption. The index relies on indicators provided by prestigious international organizations including the World Bank, World Economic Forum, Bertelsmann Foundation, International Institute for Management Development (IMD), Global Integrity and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
Source: Government of Qatar