A total of 1,528 persons were successfully interviewed in the 2016 face-to-face household survey, major findings of which are tabulated below.
|Percentage of respondents|
|Keeping Hong Kong corruption-free is important to the overall development of Hong Kong||99.2%|
|Respondents had not come across corruption in the past 12 months||98.5%|
|ICAC deserves their support||96.2%|
|ICAC’s anti-corruption work is effective||80.1%|
|Willing to report corruption||78.1%|
Public tolerance of corruption remained low. Using a 0 to 10 rating scale, of which 0 represents zero tolerance and 10 total tolerance of corruption, the mean score for 2016 was 0.7.
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