Global Peace Index: Measuring Peace in a Complex World
Institute for Economics and Peace : 2019
This publication is the thirteenth edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI), which ranks 163 independent states and territories according to their level of peacefulness. This report presents the most comprehensive data-driven analysis to date on peace, its economic value, trends, and how to develop peaceful societies. it measures the state of peace using three thematic domains: the level of Societal Safety and Security; the extent of Ongoing Domestic and International Conflict; and the degree of Militarisation. It aims to promote a better understanding of the cultural, economic and political factors that create peace.
Source: Institute for Economics and Peace