CPI Score: 2.5 score
Ranked 134 out of 183 countries
GDP per capita: $14,067
In Transparency International’s Global Corruption Barometer 2010,82 percent of Lebanese people say corruption got worse in the three previous years. The survey also reported that one in three had to pay bribes in order to access public services.
Last year, Transparency International’s chapter in Lebanon launched a “wake up to corruption” campaign. The group had already campaigned for access to information and electoral reform, and against bribery in the health sector.