The vast majority of the 2,358 field archaeologists surveyed in 2013 said antiquities looting exists in nearly every country, and nearly 80 percent said they had personally encountered it.
Source: Blythe Bowman Proulx, “Archeological Site Looting in ‘Glocal’ Perspective: Nature, Scope, and Frequency,” American Journal of Archaeology, 2013, https://tinyurl.com/yazvt76a
Data for the graphic are as follows:
|It exists in all countries||89.6%|
|Have personally encountered looting||78.5%|