Malawi: Security threats index
(measure: index points; Source: Fund for Peace)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Malawi: Security threats index, 0 (low) - 10 (high): For that indicator, Fund for Peace provides data for Malawi from 2007 to 2018. The average value for Malawi during that period was 5.07 index points with a minumum of 4.5 index points in 2016 and a maximum of 5.6 index points in 2009. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The Security apparatus indicator considers the security threats to a state, such as bombings, attacks and battle-related deaths, rebel movements, mutinies, coups, or terrorism. The Security аpparatus also takes into account serious criminal factors, such as organized crime and homicides, and perceived trust of citizens in domestic security. The higher the value of the indicator, the more the threats in the state.