This document analyses citizens’ trust in the public sector in the OECD countries. It summarizes available opinion data about trust in the civil service, and compares levels of trust between countries and institutions.

, ,
Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Van de Walle, S.G.J, van Roosbroek, S, & Bouckaert, G. (2005). Strengthening Trust in Government: What Role for Government in the 21st Century: Annex: Data on trust in the public sector. Analytical annex prepared for the OECD meeting of the Public Governance Committee at ministerial level, Rotterdam, 27-28 November. Retrieved from