Colombia

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#36
1

Communities at risk

Political/social targets, Afro-descendants, indigenous peoples

Summary

Colombia ranked 36th in 2018’s Peoples under Threat index and fell one place from 2017’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2018 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts2
Major armed conflict2
Prior genocide / politicideNo data
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.16
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance7.3
Rise of factionalized elites7.6
Voice and Accountability0.096
Political Stability-0.96
Rule of Law-0.317
OECD country risk classification4
TOTAL11.264

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 36th in 2018’s Peoples under Threat index and fell one place from 2017’s ranking.