Tajikistan has improved in the past decade on administrative burden and fiscal transparency, although on the latter it remains the absolute leader of the region and income group peers. Despite leading on judicial independence among its peers, no progress was registered, on the contrary: and press freedom regressed. With a very low number of e-citizens, there can be no effective normative constraints to control state capture and a public sector functioning mostly on the basis of connections.
Selected trends from the Public Integrity Index
Trends in Judicial Independence, Administrative Burden, Freedom of the Press over the past 13 years