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Military > Global Peace Index: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The Global Peace Index is comprised of 22 indicators in the three categories ongoing domestic or international conflicts; societal safety; and security and militarization. A low index value indicates a peaceful and safe country.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Afghanistan 3.44 2013
2 Somalia 3.39 2013
3 Syria 3.39 2013
4 Iraq 3.25 2013
5 Sudan 3.24 2013
6 Pakistan 3.11 2013
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3.08 2013
8 Russia 3.06 2013
9 North Korea 3.04 2013
10 Central African Republic 3.03 2013
11 Yemen 2.75 2013
12 Cote d'Ivoire 2.73 2013
13 Israel 2.73 2013
14 Zimbabwe 2.7 2013
15 Nigeria 2.69 2013
16 Colombia 2.63 2013
17 Ethiopia 2.63 2013
18 Libya 2.6 2013
19 Burundi 2.59 2013
20 South Sudan 2.58 2013
21 Lebanon 2.58 2013
22 India 2.57 2013
23 Burma 2.53 2013
24 Georgia 2.51 2013
25 Chad 2.49 2013
26 Iran 2.47 2013
27 Kenya 2.47 2013
28 Rwanda 2.44 2013
29 Turkey 2.44 2013
30 Mexico 2.43 2013
31 Guinea-Bissau 2.43 2013
32 Kyrgyzstan 2.39 2013
33 Thailand 2.38 2013
34 Philippines 2.37 2013
35 Venezuela 2.37 2013
36 Niger 2.36 2013
37 Azerbaijan 2.35 2013
38 Mali 2.35 2013
39 Uzbekistan 2.33 2013
40 Honduras 2.33 2013
41 Mauritania 2.33 2013
42 South Africa 2.29 2013
43 Eritrea 2.29 2013
44 Algeria 2.28 2013
45 Tajikistan 2.28 2013
46 Jamaica 2.27 2013
47 Guinea 2.27 2013
48 Cambodia 2.26 2013
=49 Peru 2.26 2013
=49 Egypt 2.26 2013
51 El Salvador 2.24 2013
52 Ukraine 2.24 2013
53 Sri Lanka 2.23 2013
54 Guatemala 2.22 2013
55 Cameroon 2.19 2013
56 Republic of the Congo 2.18 2013
57 Uganda 2.18 2013
58 Bangladesh 2.16 2013
59 Benin 2.16 2013
60 Turkmenistan 2.15 2013
61 Angola 2.15 2013
62 China 2.14 2013
=63 Papua New Guinea 2.13 2013
=63 United States 2.13 2013
65 Armenia 2.12 2013
66 Saudi Arabia 2.12 2013
67 Belarus 2.12 2013
68 Bahrain 2.11 2013
69 Dominican Republic 2.1 2013
70 Gambia 2.09 2013
71 Haiti 2.08 2013
=72 Madagascar 2.07 2013
=72 Trinidad and Tobago 2.07 2013
74 Equatorial Guinea 2.07 2013
75 Swaziland 2.07 2013
76 Burkina Faso 2.06 2013
77 Bolivia 2.06 2013
78 Senegal 2.06 2013
79 Paraguay 2.06 2013
80 Ecuador 2.06 2013
81 Nepal 2.06 2013
82 Brazil 2.05 2013
83 Liberia 2.05 2013
84 Republic of Macedonia 2.04 2013
85 Kazakhstan 2.03 2013
86 Tunisia 2 2013
87 Gabon 2 2013
=88 Malawi 1.98 2013
=88 Moldova 1.98 2013
90 Montenegro 1.98 2013
91 Kosovo 1.97 2013
92 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.97 2013
93 Guyana 1.96 2013
94 Albania 1.96 2013
95 Greece 1.96 2013
96 Togo 1.95 2013
97 Nicaragua 1.93 2013
98 Cuba 1.92 2013
99 Mongolia 1.92 2013
100 Djibouti 1.92 2013
101 Serbia 1.91 2013
102 Mozambique 1.91 2013
103 Argentina 1.91 2013
104 Sierra Leone 1.9 2013
105 Ghana 1.9 2013
106 Morocco 1.9 2013
107 Panama 1.89 2013
108 Tanzania 1.89 2013
109 Indonesia 1.88 2013
110 France 1.86 2013
111 Jordan 1.86 2013
112 East Timor 1.85 2013
=113 Lesotho 1.84 2013
=113 Cyprus 1.84 2013
115 Zambia 1.83 2013
116 South Korea 1.82 2013
117 Namibia 1.81 2013
118 Oman 1.81 2013
119 United Kingdom 1.79 2013
120 Lithuania 1.78 2013
=121 Vietnam 1.77 2013
=121 Latvia 1.77 2013
123 Costa Rica 1.75 2013
124 Laos 1.72 2013
125 Estonia 1.71 2013
126 Kuwait 1.71 2013
127 United Arab Emirates 1.68 2013
=128 Italy 1.66 2013
=128 Bulgaria 1.66 2013
130 Slovakia 1.62 2013
131 Botswana 1.6 2013
132 Chile 1.59 2013
133 Romania 1.58 2013
134 Malaysia 1.57 2013
135 Croatia 1.57 2013
136 Spain 1.56 2013
137 Taiwan 1.54 2013
138 Poland 1.53 2013
139 Uruguay 1.53 2013
140 Hungary 1.52 2013
141 Netherlands 1.51 2013
142 Mauritius 1.5 2013
143 Bhutan 1.49 2013
144 Qatar 1.48 2013
145 Portugal 1.47 2013
=146 Australia 1.44 2013
=146 Singapore 1.44 2013
148 Germany 1.43 2013
149 Czech Republic 1.4 2013
150 Slovenia 1.37 2013
151 Ireland 1.37 2013
152 Norway 1.36 2013
153 Belgium 1.34 2013
154 Sweden 1.32 2013
155 Canada 1.31 2013
156 Finland 1.3 2013
157 Japan 1.29 2013
158 Switzerland 1.27 2013
159 Austria 1.25 2013
160 New Zealand 1.24 2013
161 Denmark 1.21 2013
162 Iceland 1.16 2013

Citation

"All countries compared for Military > Global Peace Index", http://www.visionofhumanity.org/#/page/indexes/global-peace-index, Global Rankings. Vision of Humanity. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Military/Global-Peace-Index

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Interesting observations about Military > Global Peace Index

  • Iceland has ranked last for global peace index since 2008.
  • Somalia has ranked in the top 2 for global peace index since 2010.
  • Denmark has ranked second last for global peace index since 2011.
  • New Zealand has ranked third last for global peace index since 2011.
  • Iraq has ranked in the top 4 for global peace index since 2008.
  • Afghanistan has ranked in the top 4 for global peace index since 2008.
  • Sudan has ranked in the top 5 for global peace index since 2008.
  • Pakistan has ranked in the top 6 for global peace index since 2009.
  • Russia has ranked in the top 8 for global peace index since 2008.
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo has ranked in the top 7 for global peace index since 2010.
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