The United Arab Emirates maintained its place as the least corrupt country in the Arab world. 23rd place in the world, the Gulf State got 70/100 points. It is also related to Uruguay's rating.
Over the years, the UAE has undergone significant improvements, as shown by the index. In 2016, the state received 66/100 and the following year five places.
UAE ranked higher (less corrupt) than Spain, South Korea, Italy, Malaysia, India and China.
The least corrupt country in the world is Denmark, which scored 88/100 in the index.