Zimbabwe

Peoples Under Threat Ranking:
#21
3

Communities at risk

Ndebele, white Zimbabweans, political/social targets

Summary

Zimbabwe ranked 21st in the 2016 Peoples under Threat index and fell three places from 2015’s ranking.

Peoples Under Threat Data

2016 Data Peoples under Threat value
Self-determination conflicts2
Major armed conflictNo data
Prior genocide / politicide1
Flight of refugees and IDPs0.0048
Legacy of vengeance - group grievance7.8
Rise of factionalized elites9.7
Voice and Accountability-1.277
Political Stability-0.648
Rule of Law-1.422
OECD country risk classification7
TOTAL13.69

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

Zimbabwe ranked 21st in the 2016 Peoples under Threat index and fell three places from 2015’s ranking.