Jamaica: War risk, (1=low, 7=high): For that indicator, Credendo Group provides data for Jamaica from 2014 to 2017. The average value for Jamaica during that period was 2 index points with a minumum of 1 index points in 2017 and a maximum of 2 index points in 2014. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: War Risk = War risk covers the risks of external conflicts and the risks of domestic political violence. Domestic political violence includes terrorism, civil unrest, socio-economic conflicts, racial and ethnic tension and the extreme case of civil war. Countries are classified into seven categories (from 1-low risk to 7-high risk) reflecting the intensity of war risk.