The Index bands countries according to their level of risk of corruption. The risk of corruption is determined by the danger and extent of it occurring and by the frequency citizens may face it.

        Band A: Very Low
        Band B: Low
        Band C: Moderate
                 Band D+/-: High
        Band E: Very High
        Band F: Critical
        Country not included in the Index

Links to scorecards of countries which are geographically too small to appear in this map can be found here:

Singapore | Bahrain