Kenya

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#46
3

Communities at risk

Borana, Kalenjin, Kikuyu, Luyha, Luo, Muslims, Turkana, Endorois, Maasai, Ogiek, other indigenous groups

Summary

Kenya ranked 46th in 2019’s Peoples under Threat index and fell three places from 2018’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2019 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts1
Major armed conflict1
Prior genocide / politicideNo data
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance8.9
Rise of factionalized elites9.6
Voice and Accountability-0.202
Political Stability-1.084
Rule of Law-0.413
OECD country risk classification6
TOTAL10.29

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

Kenya ranked 46th in 2019’s Peoples under Threat index and fell three places from 2018’s ranking.