Corruption in Africa by Numbers

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  • Corruption in Africa by Numbers
  • Confidence in Governments Low Throughout Africa
  • Police officers considered to be among the most corrupt.
  • Sierra Leone tops survey for most bribes paid.
  • The less well off is the group most affected by corruption.
  • Quality of life plays a role in corruption perception.
  • Is paying a bribe the only way to get things done in Africa?
  • Bribery, a major problem in Nigeria.
  • Bribes paid for access to health care.
  • Those in Mali's legal profession deemed most corrupt.

Police Officers Considered to Be Among the Most Corrupt

Police officers attract the highest criticism: 43 percent believe that most or all of them are involved in corrupt practices.  

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