Eritrea

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#30
2

Communities at risk

Afars, Saho, Tigre, religious minorities

Summary

Eritrea ranked 30th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and rose two places from 2015’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2016 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflictsNo data
Major armed conflictNo data
Prior genocide / politicideNo data
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0849
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance6.1
Rise of factionalized elites8.1
Voice and Accountability-2.039
Political Stability-0.759
Rule of Law-1.463
OECD country risk classification7
TOTAL11.85

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

Eritrea ranked 30th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and rose two places from 2015’s ranking.