Most Corrupt Countries In the World

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The Top Ten

1 North Korea North Korea The Democratic People's Republic of Korea, also known as North Korea, is a country in Eastern Asia. Its capital is Pyongyang. It is currently ruled by the dictator Kim Jong-Un, after inheriting the title from his father, Kim Jong-Il, who in turn inherited it from his father, Kim Il-Sung. ...read more.

They execute any person who dislikes our says something rude to the leader of the country (or total dictator of the country) and there are basically no rights. Christianity is basically banned, and worshippers have begun to do it privately. They threaten to nuke other countries, ban Internet, and don't get me started about the propaganda. They make them believe crazy things like " Kim Il-Sung is a the eternal leader of North Korea and is a god" or "Kim Jong-Il controls the weather and created the hamburger". Kim Jong- Un is basically deranged, as he killed his uncle. While millions of people starve all across the country, the government imports Coke. Instead of using their money to feed the starving population, they just increase military strength and just end up in more debt. For example, the government tried to build a building called " the Ryugyong Hotel, a hotel that is over 1,000 feet tall in 1987. They still haven't opened it. This country is crazy and sick. - ethanmeinster

I can't believe that Ameroca was voted more corrupt then North Korea... Yes we have flaws. Many flaws. Yes, we are trillions of dollars in debt, we never solve any problems, and yes, we are mostly fat, uneducated, gun-enthusiasts. But: do we worship our leader as if he was a god? No. Do we believe that we are the center of the universe? No. And most important of all: are we all brainwashed minions of a fat, psychotic warmonger? NO. come on guys. Be real. We (Americans) may be very very flawed, but admit it: We have it so much better then North Korea.

They kill anyone who says anything to there dictator Kim Jong Un. You don't get killed for making fun of Barrack Obama people do it all the time. All of North Korea is starving, Kim Jong Un ate all there food. North Korea is the ones who are corrupt. America only gets involved in other countries business because there's stuff that should never ever happen there. Then people who are from other countries trash the USA because of stereotypes and say it's because were greedy. Meanwhile Kim Jong Un is killing people because a paper with his picture on it is being used as wrapping paper. So, tell me who is corrupt now? America number 1 on the best countries to live list and number 1 most corrupt. #Logic

OH YEA

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2 United States of America United States of America The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the ...read more.

I hate the USA. I hate all the crime they have, all the hatred towards other countries. I hate their ignorance towards other countries and their overall ignorance. They have a terrible Educational system. Too many black problems (serves them right for having enslaved all of those people from Africa). They are the most gun crazed people in the world. They have so much poverty, so many street people, so many gangs. The drug trade depends on Americans usage. They think Canadians still live in igloos. So uneducated) They have the most corrupt medical system in the world. Doctors are in it strictly for the money. They have the most demoralizing food stamp system in the world. When I was a child I thought everyone lived in big homes and had a pool, that is what they wanted everyone outside of USA to believe. Their Government thinks more about pouring money into war than taking care of its own people. They would like to run the whole world. They forget one think... History shows that great ...more

I don't like people saying how Americans are ignorant. I'm American and I don't think Canadiens live in igloos. There is a lot going on in the United States ( and the rest of the world). But people should be grateful, because your life literally depends on where you are born. But it's your opinion, and I won't argue with that. - Pony

These people have no idea what they're talking about. America may have some internal problems, but that's bound for a nation so powerful. Just historically this can be proven (Rome, UK, Mongolia). We also give more than any other country. I hate how people say we are ruining other countries. Those idiots would blow each other up without a moderator. China may be able to solve some math problems, but they can't get it together. And ya, America messed up at times, but they got even better from it. Only a small portion of America wanted slavery, but the south would threaten to leave when told to give up slavery. We are run by the people, not some dictator. These conspiracy losers try to argue with doctored evidence. People disagree with america's rights for abortion or same sex marriage, but if we didn't allow it, I bet that all of you would be complaining that we are so segregated still and the the the. People also take their ideas of American intelligence from unreliable sources. ...more

"We are run by the people, not some dictator." We are now, since Trump is in office. - Metalhead1997

This country takes advantage of other countries, allows unborn babies to be killed, allows people of the same gender to marry, gives rights lie "Freedom of Religion" an restricts Jews, Christians, and Muslims from practicing their beliefs, they have tons of drama if a black person is killed, but if a white person is slaughtered nobody cares, they mourn over Pearl Harbor where 2,000 were killed (I understand this is a sad thing) and when they bomb Hiroshima where 200,000 were killed they do not mourn. In history books they include that Germany was ruled by a dictator who started a mass genocide, but they do not mention that Hitler was Austrian, he wouldn't have been in power if the treaty of Versailles wasn't written by greedy power hogs, and they don't mention that they looted German houses and kicked the rightful owners out when they took over a city. And do NOT get me started on the President. - GeorgBavaria

We have definitely done bad things in the past, but there isn't restriction on freedom of religion at all (at least in Florida). In my personal opinion, allowing same-gender marriage isn't a bad thing, but that is up to personal beliefs. Same thing with abortions, that is controversial and many normal citizens don't know how they feel about it because they aren't being given correct information. political parties are becoming increasingly stupid and biased. Also, the President has made down idiotic decisions, most Americans acknowledge this. - FandomsUnite

So much crime and racial discrimination!

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3 Pakistan Pakistan Pakistan was established in 1947 and is located in South Asia. Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan and is known as the world's second most beautiful capital city. Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar are other major cities of Pakistan. Urdu and English are official languages of Pakistan. World's second ...read more.

I just voted this to say something. Pakistan may be corrupt, but its not as stupid as people call it. It's a beautiful country, just as good as usa (but maybe not financially. ) its just a myth that everybody is a terrorist there. My neighbors are Pakistani and they are the nicest people ever!

Pakistan isn't such a bad country. But They are a bit corrupt. It's just some people think that people should follow their rules. I'm not Pakistani but I'm Indian and I've met a lot of wonderful people from Pakistan and one is my best friend. In every country they're people who are good and who are bad.

I still love my country no matter what the stupid people say

There's a number of crime in Pakistan, but he thing is that they have nuclear weapoins - WorldPuncher47592834

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4 Somalia Somalia

Somalia was listed as the most corrupt country in the world and has a long history of corruption. The Somalian government is only one year old and is already corrupt. From setting up refugee camps to divert food donations so they could steal them and sell them on the black market. Also the Al Shabaab movement the infamous terrorist sect control most of the nation and finance most of their operations through ransom money it demands as tribute from pirate gangs... oh did I mention they have pirates too. As well Somalia's Transitional National Government led by Sharif Sheikh Ahmed are most competent at stealing foreign aid. Not to mention it is stuck in an ongoing seemingly never ending civil war which began in 1991. Which lead to the overthrowing of the already corrupt Barre government only overthrown because the Somali Armed Forces the military where supplying armed rebel groups with major weapons this then lead to seemingly constant faction fighting between militant groups to become ...more

Somalia for me is probably the most corrupt country in the world, since the government can't fully aid those hungry people that cause them to steal like pirates, They are somehow, the modern-day pirates

For all you Libertarians in the United States, this country is the closest thing to an actual Libertarian government. When you see the anarchy that unfortunately is Somalia, it's the best advertisement against Libertarianism I know of. I'll even agree that Libertarianism sounds great on paper---but the actual practice of it leaves a lot to be desired.

Big territory of anarchy, terrorism and piracy. - Hyetts

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5 India India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. Its capital is New Delhi. Some other major cities are Mumbai, Chennai, and Ahemdabad. ...read more.

Having the USA as the most corrupt country is a complete joke, anyone that even votes for the USA has no idea whats going on in Africa, and in India, over 30% of India's legislation steal from the country

India is so corrupt. Anyone who voted USA has no idea what they are talking about because the USA is one of the least corrupt governments and has an excellent democratic system that serves the people. I'm Indian, so I can tell you about India. In India, politicians steal money from the people, hide the money, and evade taxes by pretending their income is lower than it is. Also, many politicians will bribe people to win elections, yet don't do anything to fix problems. The government does not serve the people and bribery is common. Right now, India is definitely the most corrupt country in the world. One day however, we will become a country with low corruption. I feel like for the first time, our government is finally doing the right thing and taking steps to make a better country.

USA is corrupt and it has the most crime in all the other countries. - WorldPuncher47592834

This is a country people can be murdered in hundreds by Political powers in an organized fashion for keeping the politicians in power - example - Just Google search Vyapam scandal - in which a person can pay money to become become a doctor, engineer or similar position in one of the Indian States. They have killed about 50 witnesses and middlemen over a course of many years to keep the accused safe

People who are saying that india is a bad country, GO TO HELL!. India maybe corrupt but it is growing a lot because in 2050 year, India will be the most successful, most strongest country in the world!

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6 Afghanistan Afghanistan Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.

Its corrupt because usa is giving millions of dollars to its people but they use it for army... While they don't have soldiers!

It's very dangerous this country. Mines are all over the place.

If it has moslems, then corruption follows.. these people can't go by one day without blowing themselves up.

Their motto goes, "Come to Afghanistan. Have a blast, it might be your last"

Islamic garbage.

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7 Russia Russia Russia, known as the "Russian Federation", was formed on Dec 25, 1991. It is located mainly in Asia, while a portion of it remains in Europe. The capital and largest city is Moscow, followed by Saint Petersburg in terms of population. The country primarily speaks Russian, a Slavic language. ...read more.

A true story of Russian Corruption:

In Russia, like other places in the world, a Double Yellow Stripe in the middle of the road means 'No Passing'. A Dotted Yellow Stripe means that you can pass. However, sometimes the Russian Police will put up a sign stating 'NO PASSING'. Outside St. Petersburg there was a road that was being built, and the Police told the contractors to paint a dotted yellow stripe down the middle. They complied. After the road was opened, the Russian Police hid a NO PASSING sign behind a bush. The contractor found the sign, and decided to to the Locals a 'favor' by repainting the road with a Double Yellow Stripe. Well, when the Police found out about this, they went out in the middle of the night with Black Spray Paint and made the stripe look dotted. And they didn't stop there. They hired a farmer with a tractor to drive up and down the road, to encourage motorists to try to pass, and when they did, the Police would nab them. They paid the farmer a bottle ...more - Operation_Fortitude

At this point in history the word "Russia" and the word "Democracy" are pretty much antanyms. It is actually really hard to imagine a democratic Russia. It's like trying to imagine a frozen Mexico or a war hungry Switzerland. The Russian people cannot grasp the thought of Democracy after living under tyranny for so many thousands of years. Imagine someone who has lived underground all of their life attempting to comprehend the sun or the sky. Something in Russian culture, ideology, national identity, whatever is just so hostile to the concepts of democracy and liberalism that the two cannot possibly exist together.

Putin isn't exactly helping either. I sware I wouldn't be surprised if that phsyco tried to take over Alaska or something.

The biggest corrupted police ever in Russia

Before you 9 year old rob lox fanboys start talking crap about Russia and attacking the people, well I get that it's government is corrupt, but that doesn't mean you can attack the whole country and point fingers at one. All countries have flaws. Just because the government is bad doesn't make the locals bad.

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8 Iraq Iraq Iraq, officially the Republic of Iraq, is a country in Western Asia. ...read more.

This country isn't really corrupt by itself, isis is what made it bad to live in. - lolingdog9000

No it is not the corrupt country persons who commented that it is corrupt country they are the corrupted one

Its corrupt country

9 Sudan Sudan

Do u kno de wae

10 Iran Iran Iran, also known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a sovereign state in Western Asia. The capital city is Teheran and the major city is also Tehran. The country's official language is Persian. ...read more.

One of the corrupt countries in the world

A country full of Embezzlement

Oh god curse them for taking American hostages!

Why is there even a such racist list like this?

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The Contenders

11 Syria Syria Syria, officially the Syrian Arab Republic, is a country in Western Asia. Syria has been involved in a civil war since 2011. As of 2018, it is widely considered to be the most dangerous country in the world.

Even though it's very very rich country richer than what you'd thought of it's dictator intentionally made the gov so corrupt & people so poor so powerless he actually get foreigners to fight them killing 400000 of his own people 12 million displaced he's personal wealth estimated 300 billions all of it outside the country he should be ranked number 1 criminal on earth the amount of crimes he commit against his own people is unheard of

Indeed Syria is the most corrupt country reason because of terrorist.

THE PEOPLE THERE ARE STUPID AND CRAZY!

*When Syria isn't even in top ten*
Wake up people

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12 Central African Republic Central African Republic

You must be having a laugh if this country isn't on this list. Deserves to be in the top 5. THE FRENCH WON'T LEAVE THEM ALONE. - ItsDaWorldOfSNuGGLEZ

13 Libya Libya Libya, officially the State of Libya, is a country in the Maghreb region of North Africa bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, Egypt to the east, Sudan to the southeast, Chad and Niger to the south, and Algeria and Tunisia to the west.

Terrible country

14 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an Arab state in Western Asia (Middle east) constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula. The official Language is Arabic The capital city is Riyadh.

They'd execute you if you were gay. I mean, I'm not gay, but that's just... barbaric

A country that has free healthcare no tax and has a king that has gave women a right to vote strongest economy in Middle East free education you guys come on its not Congo

Should be top10

I think Arabia is most corrupt contry

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15 China China China, officially the People's Republic of China, is a sovereign state in East Asia. It is the world's most populous state, with a population of over 1.388 billion. It was established in 1949 by Chairman Mao, the president of the communist party. Its capital is Beijing. The major cities are Shanghai, ...read more.

Dear lovely commentor who posted this friendly statement: "Have you ever seen a Chinese person when questioned about anything, even insignificant non- sense be able to tell the truth. They are lying little picture taking, back stabbing, stealing pricks! "

I'd like to tell you to stop generalizing a whole group of people. Yes, we tell the truth. And yes, unlike you, most of us refrain from making uneducated racist comments that have no truth or background whatsoever. I bet that you'd feel incredibly hurt if someone ruthlessly criticized your country's people. I get that some Chinese and the government are corrupt and rude, but there's no excuse to attack a whole country! Besides, we're only nice to you if you're nice to us.

P.S. Picturing taking... so offensive, huh? -_- It's pretty fun - you should try it some time!

Have you ever seen a Chinese person when questioned about anything, even insignificant non- sense be able to tell the truth. They are lying little picture taking, back stabbing, stealing pricks!

I'm Chinese and I'm not lying little picture taking, back stabbing, stealing pricks. Just stop. - 50

Communists... I can't... believe america is number 2 when this guy killed innocent children

Not corrupt as North Korea and USA. - 50

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16 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan Uzbekistan is a landlocked country. It is one of two doubly landlocked countries in the world, a country completely surrounded by landlocked countries in Central Asia. ...read more.

Uzbekistan has steel rules! But Human rights are more special in that country! So Uzbekistan is Perfect! Because I have been there for more than hundred times! I Love Uzbekistan!

Uzbekistan is WONDERLAND. This country is not corrupt!

Uzbekistan is peaceful country with no crimes

Uzbekistan has nearly NO crimes!

17 Turkmenistan Turkmenistan Turkmenistan is a country in Central Asia, bordered by Kazakhstan to the northwest, Uzbekistan to the north and east, Afghanistan to the southeast, Iran to the south and southwest, and the Caspian Sea to the west.

Oh god, this country should not even be allowed to exist. It is considered by many experts the third worst country to live in on the planet, beat only be North Korea and Somalia. The government is ostensibly democratic, but in truth it is an imperial presidency. The same "president" has been lording over the place since the end of the cold war. 99% of the country is desert. It is landlocked, dirt poor and scorchingly hot. Most people live in tiny huts with no electricity, running water or furniture. Some have dirt floors and nowhere to go the bathroom but a hole in the ground. Criticism of the government is met with unpayable fines and years upon years in jail, if not execution. The internet is censored throughout Turkmenistan and there are only 7 television channels available in the country, all of which are propaganda. Ethnic minorities are persecuted and treated little better than slaves. It is just a horrible place to live, one of the absolute worst countries to be born into. What ...more

Turkmenistan never did anything to anyone, so take this off the list!

Never heard of it so I will vote for it

Turkey men are there because están means are there

Turk Turkey
Men men
Istan Están are ther

Equals= Turkey men are there. That’s the meaning of this country.

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18 Angola Angola
19 Myanmar Myanmar

Very undeveloped country and the economy is imploded, however, it isn't necessarily this corrupt. - Triiozz

Worst country in the world I would rather live in North Korea.

Really? Why don't you live in North Korea then? Have fun with your death sentence you unintelligent creature. Haters like you gotta hate so I don't care.

Why my country is in top ten list! Now the stupid Than Shwe is off from the chair

20 Liberia Liberia Liberia, officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country on the West African coast. Liberia means "Land of the Free" in Latin.
21 Uganda Uganda

Do you lot even know what you're talking about? Do you know nothing?
In Uganda you have to bride people to do EVERYTHING!
If you want to go to the doctors, you have to bribe the taxi driver (people don't have cars there) or walk for multiple hours. Then you have to bribe the doctors so you don't have to wait in a queue for another few hours, and in the end you end up spending 10x as much as it should spend!
If you lot think Europe/ the west is corrupt, then you know nothing of the workings of this cruel world. - Jwright

22 South Korea South Korea South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.

South Korea is not corrupt. your just made that they copy people
They don't have a corrupt government, there people do not starve and they have really good technology. so don't you Yahoos say something negative because of the what people live
. you need to learn your history.

Us South Korean swear that we have better manners than you people who blame on this country with some stupid reasons.

There are so many racists and lairs.

Education of South Korea is aweful, so people are bad manner.

This country is not corrupted, but it is wicked, they kill a poor little cats and dogs which is the useful animals ever, killing them for a crappy meat, so does a China too, holy crap this is horrid.

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23 Thailand Thailand Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand, formerly known as Siam, is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia.

I lived in Thailand for two months. This country is extremely corrupt. The Mafia controls everything in some sectors, you can be killed by scammers, and the your own country won't even blink an eye at what these people have done. This country get too much respect. The main thing if any country is a third world country they are very, very, very corrupt to the core. Look at the other S.E.A. countries that are underdeveloped and you will see a common theme. This is not Singapore, Japan, or South Korea...hhhmmm

What? we are not corrupt

24 South Sudan South Sudan South Sudan, officially the Republic of South Sudan, is a landlocked country in northeastern Africa that gained its independence from Sudan in 2011. Its current capital is Juba, which is also its largest city.
25 Venezuela Venezuela Venezuela, officially the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, is a federal republic located on the northern coast of South America.

What isn't corrupted here? - AZChomp644

This should be number 1

Oil,trace balances high

26 Philippines Philippines The Philippines was established in March 16, 1521 and named in honor of a Spanish King whose name is King Philip of Spain II. It is located at Asia, specifically at Southeast Asia. The capital is Manila. 89% of the people there currently are native, while 11% of people there are foreigners.

Yes, that's true. that Fidel Ramos and Joseph Estrada are former president of the Philippines that stole some money. BUT, it's not true that FERDINAND MARCOS is the same like them. Marcos is very very rich person. He is very intelligent. He decided to give some of his money to the Filipinos to have their own houses, before CORAZON AQUINO came. that's why. AND THAT'S THE TRUTH IN THE PHILIPPINE HISTORY.

Philippines is fairly corrupt but that doesn't mean I hate my Country I'm am mixed English and Philippines and I am so proud I am part pinoy

My only country why would they do this it is like living with a stormtropper that commits suicide

Ugh.yeah,the reason why their corrupt is,their not smart.but me,a filipino.ughhh

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27 Brazil Brazil Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.

Brazil should be #1. Our politicians don't even care about the country, or about the people. They just want money even if they have to still it from the poorest citizens... Our public education sucks, our infrastructure sucks, the country's economy is falling apart, all because they're stealing from us. So yeah, Brazil should be at least in top 10.

What? Brazil in #18? It should be #1 and far Ps:I'm Brazilian

What it should be on the top ten even though it has a democratic government

Our politicians are the worst! I can't believe brazil isn't top 10...

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28 South Africa South Africa South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost sovereign state in Africa. It is bounded on the south by 2,798 kilometers of coastline of Southern Africa stretching along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans, on the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia, Botswana ...read more.

Almost every nation in Africa is corrupt, but South Africa is top of the pile. The president steals R206 million for his own security upgrades at his house with his 5 wives...

The only non-corrupt African government is Botswana, which is less corrupt than Italy (and almost as clean as France or Spain) - Harri666

South Africa is probably the richest country in Africa, but, it is terribly corrupt. - Triiozz

As a White people they be! - JohnPierre846

I like south africa

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29 Indonesia Indonesia Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a country in Southeast Asia. Ruled by the Dutch for over 300 years and Japan for 3 years and 6 months, the country gained independence in 1945, or exactly in 17th August 1945. Jakarta is the capital city, located in the island of Java. Major languages ...read more.

From ordinary citizens to the ministers and attorneys corruption! all I see on T.V. just about corruption

As an Indonesian I assure you that since suhartos time this country has been corrupted. Our young generation is now turning into something horrible

Just look at the boat people issue and the prison system and the police and the government.

Corrupt. extremely racist towards chinese. hope this country will get nuked soon

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30 Cyprus Cyprus Cyprus, officially the Republic of Cyprus, is an island country in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, off the coasts of Syria and Turkey.

Wasn't there an economic crisis there about a year or two ago? - Metalhead1997

31 Yemen Yemen Yemen, officially known as the Republic of Yemen, is an Arab country in Western Asia, occupying the southwestern to the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula.

Undergoing a civil war at the moment, of course they are corrupt. - Triiozz

32 Haiti Haiti

Death in Haiti is nonstop.

Haiti has lots of killing and hatred towards other countries. [Extremely corrupted! ]

33 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked sovereign state located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.

Country with a lot of natural recourses is one of most poor countries ever?
Deserves even higher places, vote this up! - 7357

34 Vietnam Vietnam Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.

I'm sorry, but would whoever posted this...

"In the 1978 the execution happen like they went to boat to excape but they have to stop at Indonesia then later on they saved by the United States Army to exit a corrupt poor country"

Please learn to spell.

In the 1978 the execution happen like they went to boat to excape but they have to stop at Indonesia then later on they saved by the United States Army to exit a corrupt poor country

35 Nigeria Nigeria Nigeria, an African country on the Gulf of Guinea, has many natural landmarks and wildlife reserves. Protected areas such as Cross River National Park and Yankari National Park have waterfalls, dense rainforest, savanna and rare primate habitats. One of the most recognizable sites is Zuma Rock, a 725m-tall ...read more.

This very country is known for its wide range of corruption, ranging from the govt to its people. It's a whole lot to say about this very country whose immense wealth from mineral resources has being used for exchange of wealth for the so called leaders even for their 20th generation to come, our national cake is being take and kept by one person. Mediocrity rules over meritocracy. Oh! What a pain we live in. We now have a next door neighbor whom we cannot even extend our greetings to talk more of asking him about your missing rat-am talking about boko haram, well, thid is a pinch of what id being heard of in this country

I agree with you. I personally think that it should be in top 5 most corrupt countries

While this place is corrupt, its one of the few african countries that's liveable, a nice place, has good tourism, and has good people

What is nigeria doing here so low? With all due respect nigeria should be in first position

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36 Cuba Cuba Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a sovereign state comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.
37 Tuvalu Tuvalu Tuvalu, formerly known as the Ellice Islands, is a Polynesian island nation located in the Pacific Ocean, midway between Hawaii and Australia.

A Small country is corrupt? what you just said, is the insane idiotic things I've ever heard...

Most closed country, people there don't even know what clash of cland is. - MChkflaguard_Yt

38 United Kingdom United Kingdom The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly shortened to United Kingdom, UK or Britain is a Sovereign State located of the Northwestern coast of Europe. It is a Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy currently lead by Monarch Queen Elizabeth II and it's current prime minister is ...read more.

This country however may have one of the biggest empires. but how about those people slaved and killed during the colonization era. countries stolen by the British. this British country may have a worst history than Mongolia empire. like the native Americans,Asians,native people in New Zealand and Australia who lost their land for bad. even after independence the British did not helped much to help stop wars or conflicts that happed or is happening in India,Palestine Israel. how about helping them. countries that are poor that were British colonies aren't helped by the British. even though why wouldn't UK helped them. It's only their colonies. also how about extinct animals that the british killed to death because of fashion or for land. now those animals may not come back

Britain is one of the most corrupt countries in the world, but the Brits choose to stay blissfully ignorant of it. They couldn't possibly stand to hear anything other than 'our country is perfect'. Just face it! The UK's history may just be the worst out of anybody's. They enslaved and took over countries, absolutely slaughtered people during pointless wars... it's horrible.

We are not the least corrupt but some of these comments are offensive because most Brits(99.9%)of Brits are not ignorant we are a very kind country

English politicians are weak, they let in bad people, but why, what do we have to lose, why should you worry about who you offend

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39 Belarus Belarus Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus, formerly known by its Russian name Byelorussia or Belorussia, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital and most populous ...read more.
40 Italy Italy Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. ...read more.

We know all why this country has this sad reputation, the worst it Italy has exported its bad manners to too much other countries.

2nd most corrupted country in Europe just behind Bulgaria (From Transparency International)

Most corrupted in so-called 'Modern Countries'

A surprise not to find Italy in the top ten. In italy corruption is a lifestyle. people takes it for granted, since nothing is free from corruption, starting from the waiter in the restaurant up to policemen that may arrest you just because you are foreigner and you have to pay to be let free, up to the highes leaders. if Corruption was born somewhere, it would have italian passport.

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41 Laos Laos
42 Malaysia Malaysia Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country occupying the Malaysian Peninsula and part of the island of Borneo. It's known for its beaches, rain forests and mix of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European influences. The sprawling capital, Kuala Lumpur, is home to colonial buildings, busy shopping districts such ...read more.

The most corrupt countries since the fifth prime minister too arrogant fool and many scandals involving public money

Clicked into the listing and expected to see Malaysia hitting the top three at least, but heck, 39? This is crazy.

Those who voted on the US, UK, China, South Korea, etc. had no idea how corrupt Malaysia is. Our economy has been plummeting ever since our most beloved PM got his seat, and rest assured that's just the beginning.

Rapidly, the crime rates will increase, poverty will rise and the illegal migrants will rule the country we once called home.

By then, I'd probably have settled down somewhere less corrupted, and the intelligent would have fled. Malaysia would become the second Bangladesh.

Trust me... You do NOT want to take a plane ride to get to or from this country!

Prime Minister Najib seriously corruption and I saw rosmah buy crocodile bag and went to dubai to buy diamonds using our people money, disgusting and I hate malaysia

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43 Mexico Mexico Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a federal republic located in North America. The country is located between the U.S. and Central America, and is known for its Pacific and Gulf of Mexico beaches and its diverse landscape of mountains, deserts, and jungles.

It is crime riddled and dangerous. It also has large amounts of corruption at the smaller little non-influential towns&villages. But the larger main govt is controlled by big bro U.S. OF A. who won't let it get out of hand. They do NOT belong on the list. What I should add is if there a list of most corrupt police departments they will sit on the top of that list

I'm Mexican. I love my country, but I'm sure that the main problem is the corruption. The president is the best example.

Mexico is corrupt compared to Venezuela this should be number 1 on the list.

I've been there and I didn't find any corruption, just blistering heat. - Metalhead1997

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44 Greece Greece Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, also known since ancient times as Hellas is a country located in southeastern Europe.

Haven't been there but I have heard it's a beautiful country rich with history. - Metalhead1997

So corrupt more then every country in the world

Well, I'm Greek... I love Greece, but not the democracy.

Whoah, no Greece? As a Greek I can guarantee, 3/4ths of the public sector are corrupt.

45 Honduras Honduras Honduras became an independent nation in September 15, 1821. Bordering Countries: Guatemala, El Salvador, and Nicaragua. Capital: Tegucigalpa, FM Population: 8 Million Language: Spanish Major Exports: Coffee, Bananas, Apparel, and Palm Oil. Currency: Lempira

The murder capital of the world

46 Australia Australia Australia, officially known as the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. Australia has a very warm climate and is very dry. The country's official language is English.

Hey! Australia? Corrupt? We are the 14th least corrupt country in the world! - Triiozz

The only danger here is from nature and the people stupid enough to try to contain them and get rich off there backs

Yep I agree! Australia is less corrupt than stupid ass North Korea!

Bro! Lay off the LSD! We Aussies are lovely as heck!

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47 Nepal Nepal Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a sovereign state located in South Asia. ...read more.

Most and most worst country in the world with poor economy and poor narrow minded people! Nepal should top the list! It is the most corrupted countries in the world!

Totally a corrupted county. Politicians and mafia robbed our country. I feel really bad.

You gies suck it is amazing

I am proud to be a Nepali but pissed to be a Nepali citizens
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48 Turkey Turkey Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. Turkey is bordered by eight countries with Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, ...read more.

A terrible government representing its people the worst way

Because of akp our country became on of the most corrupt countries

One of the most corrupted gov ever

AKP govt is very corrupt.

49 Burundi Burundi Burundi, officially the Republic of Burundi, is a landlocked country in the African Great Lakes region of East Africa, bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and south, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west. In Burundi they speak Kirundi, French and Swahili. The capital ...read more.
50 Eritrea Eritrea Eritrea officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in East Africa. With its capital at Asmara, it is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the southeast.
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