Russian Federation

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#19
3

Communities at risk

Chechens, Ingush and others in North Caucasus, indigenous northern peoples, Roma, Jews

Summary

Russian Federation ranked 19th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and fell three places from 2015’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2016 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts5
Major armed conflict1
Prior genocide / politicide1
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0007
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance9.3
Rise of factionalized elites8.1
Voice and Accountability-1.042
Political Stability-0.84
Rule of Law-0.711
OECD country risk classification4
TOTAL13.75

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

Russian Federation ranked 19th in 2016’s Peoples under Threat index and fell three places from 2015’s ranking.