China

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#30
1

Communities at risk

Tibetans, Uyghurs, Mongols, Hui, religious minorities

Summary

China ranked 30th in 2017’s Peoples under Threat index and fell one place from 2016’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2017 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts5
Major armed conflict1
Prior genocide / politicide1
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0002
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance8.1
Rise of factionalized elites7.2
Voice and Accountability-1.579
Political Stability-0.561
Rule of Law-0.337
OECD country risk classification2
TOTAL12.028

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

China ranked 30th in 2017’s Peoples under Threat index and fell one place from 2016’s ranking.