According to Portfolio.hu, Hungary ranks 23rd out of 31 European countries. This is based on the Corruption Perception Index (CPI). The number really has impact when you read further to grasp the fact that Hungary is within the top 1/3 of the most corrupt countries in Europe. You can read the full article here. From a list of 177 countries, the US placed number 19 with Barbados ranking better. This does not promote any bragging rights from me, for sure.