The 2013 Global Peace Index Findings

“Peace is not just about the absence of violence; it is about the lasting development of societies and the well-being of citizens… The results for the 2013 GPI signal a need for a greater focus on peace as a prerequisite for growth and prosperity.”
 

The 2013 Global Peace Index (GPI) shows that the world has become less peaceful, with a rise in the number of homicides and an increase in military expenditure. The GPI measures peace in 162 countries according to 22 qualitative and quantitative indicators of peace.

Resources:
2013 GPI Report
2013 GPI Map
2013 GPI Fact Sheet

For more information, please visit Vision of Humanity’s website.