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RTI Rating United Kingdom

United Kingdom at No. 42 in ranking of transparency

The transparency law of United Kingdom has been in force since 2000 and with it has earned 100 points in the Global Right to Information Rating (RTI Rating). With that score United Kingdom is now ranked 42 in the transparency ranking formed by 123 countries, meaning it is among those that must improve its laws in order to guarantee access to information.

This index ranks countries giving them a score of 0-150 depending on the strength of its legal framework which guarantees the right to information.

In the next table you can also see the scores obtained by United Kingdom in each of the groups that make up the index. Access the list with the classification of all countries by clicking on RTI Rating and the economic information for United Kingdom by clicking on Economy of United Kingdom.

United Kingdom - Global Right to Information Rating
DateRTI RakingYear RTI lawAccessScopeRequestingExceptionsAppealsSanctionsPromotionRTI Rating
United Kingdom - Global Right to Information Rating
United Kingdom - Global Right to Information Rating
Reproduced with permission from the Global RTI Rating, a joint project of the Centre for Law and Democracy and Access Info Europe. The Global RTI Rating database is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0).