Lebanon

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#27
1

Communities at risk

Druze, Maronite Christians, Palestinians, Shi'a, Sunnis

Summary

Lebanon ranked 27th 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 conflict1
Prior genocide / politicideNo data
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0023
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance8.5
Rise of factionalized elites9.3
Voice and Accountability-0.523
Political Stability-1.555
Rule of Law-0.859
OECD country risk classification7
TOTAL12.552

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

Lebanon ranked 27th in 2018’s Peoples under Threat index and fell one place from 2017’s ranking.