Bangladesh

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#58
17

Communities at risk

Ahmadiyya, Hindus, other religious minorities, Chittagong hill tribes

Summary

Bangladesh ranked 58th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and fell 17 places from 2015’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2016 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts3
Major armed conflictNo data
Prior genocide / politicideNo data
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0002
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance8.4
Rise of factionalized elites9.6
Voice and Accountability-0.472
Political Stability-0.876
Rule of Law-0.72
OECD country risk classification5
TOTAL9.7

The overall measure for each country is based on a basket of 10 indicators. The number in each row is drawn from the source for that particular indicator. The sources of data and calculations used are detailed on the Notes to Table page. 

Background

Bangladesh ranked 58th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and fell 17 places from 2015’s ranking.