Ethiopia

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#14
1

Communities at risk

Anuak, Afars, Oromo, Somalis, smaller minorities

Summary

Ethiopia ranked ninth in 2014’s Peoples under Threat index – the same position as in 2013’s index.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2016 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts5
Major armed conflict1
Prior genocide / politicide1
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0016
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance8.5
Rise of factionalized elites8.6
Voice and Accountability-1.256
Political Stability-1.24
Rule of Law-0.42
OECD country risk classification7
TOTAL15.91

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

Ethiopia ranked ninth in 2014’s Peoples under Threat index – the same position as in 2013’s index.