Global Peace Index 2008

The Global Peace Index 2008

The Global Peace Index is a ground-breaking milestone in the study of peace. It is the first time that an Index has been created that ranks the nations of the world by their peacefulness and identifies some of the drivers of that peace. more

News & Articles
Fifth most peaceful nation
Japan may no longer be No. 1 in economic efficiency, but it is now No. 5 in "peacefulness,"... more
The Japan Times - Editorial - 02/06/2008
Relative Calm
When a piece of good news is yearned for in the nation, at the time of difficult economic and... more
The Daily Star - A.N.M. Nurul Haque - 01/06/2008
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    Global Peace Index 2008
    Country
    Rank
    Score
    1
    1.176
    2
    1.333
    Norway  Norway
    3
    1.343
    4
    1.350
    Japan  Japan
    5
    1.358
    6
    1.410
    7
    1.412
    8
    1.432
    9
    1.446
    10
    1.449
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