Number of Corrupt Officials in China in 2009

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In 2009, 106,000 public officials in China were found guilty of corruption, an increase of 2.5 percent of the year before.

In addition, the number of officials who stole more than one million yuan ($146,000) increased by 19 percent in 2009.

Source: “Corruption up among China government officials,” BBC News, January 8, 2010.

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