Philippines

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#24
2

Communities at risk

Indigenous peoples, Moros (Muslims), Chinese

Summary

The Philippines ranked 24th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and fell two places from 2015’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2016 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts5
Major armed conflict2
Prior genocide / politicide1
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0046
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance8.3
Rise of factionalized elites8
Voice and Accountability0.128
Political Stability-0.703
Rule of Law-0.328
OECD country risk classification3
TOTAL12.54

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

The Philippines ranked 24th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and fell two places from 2015’s ranking.