Sweden least corrupt

Sweden is the best among the Barents countries on the corruption perception index 2009.

The corruption perceptions index is published annually by Transparency International, the global coalition against corruption. The index shows a country’s ranking. On the 2009 index, Sweden is listed as number 3 together with Singapore, but after New Zealand and Denmark.

Finland is number six on the list, while Norway is number 11. Russia is still far below the other Barents countries, down on place 146.