Of 163 countries, Turkey has ranked 149th in the 2018 Global Peace Index, which marks a deterioration by three ranks in comparison with last year. The worst grade has been given to Turkey in the category of “neighboring countries relations”.
According to the index, Turkey is better than only 14 countries, which are: North Korea, Pakistan, Ukraine, Sudan, Russia, Central African Republic, Congo, Libya, Yemen, Somalia, Iraq, South Sudan, Afghanistan and Syria.
In the 2018 Global Peace Index, while the neighbor of Turkey, Syria has ranked the last, another neighbor country Iraq has ranked 160th. In the index, where the ranking of Israel is 146, Iran has ranked 131st.
According to the ranking made on the basis of three major factors, Turkey has been given 3.2 points out of 5 in the categories of society and security as well as domestic and international conflict. In the category of militarization, Turkey has been given 2 points out of 5.
CHP EU Representation