Global Peace Index (2021)

Vision of Humanity & Institute for Economics & Peace

Created 06/17/2021

Analysis, Evaluation, Report


This is the 15th edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI), which ranks 163 independent states and territories according to their level of peacefulness. Produced by the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), the GPI is the world’s leading measure of global peacefulness.

This report presents the most comprehensive data driven analysis to-date on trends in peace, its economic value, and how to develop peaceful societies.

The GPI covers 99.7 % of the world’s population, using 23 qualitative and quantitative indicators from highly respected sources, and measures the state of peace across three domains: the level of Societal Safety and Security, the extent of Ongoing Domestic and International Conflict, and the degree of Militarisation.

The report includes…

  • Global Peace Index rankings
  • Regional & country overviews
  • Civil unrest & riots
  • COVID-19 effects and recovery
  • Militarism & terrorism
  • Perceptions of violence & safety

Click here to access the full report

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