Colombia

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#35
2

Communities at risk

Political/social targets, Afro-descendants, indigenous peoples

Summary

Colombia ranked 35th in 2017’s Peoples under Threat index and fell two places from 2016’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2017 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts2
Major armed conflict2
Prior genocide / politicideNo data
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.155
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance7
Rise of factionalized elites7.6
Voice and Accountability-0.07
Political Stability-1.061
Rule of Law-0.307
OECD country risk classification4
TOTAL11.422

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

Colombia ranked 35th in 2017’s Peoples under Threat index and fell two places from 2016’s ranking.