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Group grievance index, 0 (low) - 10 (high), 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 177 countries was 5.56 index points. The highest value was in Bhutan: 9.7 index points and the lowest value was in Finland: 0.3 index points. The indicator is available from 2007 to 2023. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: index points; Source: Fund for Peace
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Countries Group grievance index, 2023 Global rank Available data
Bhutan 9.7 1 2007 - 2023
Burma 9.7 2 2007 - 2023
Iran 9.6 3 2007 - 2023
Bahrain 9.5 4 2007 - 2023
Saudi Arabia 9.5 5 2007 - 2023
Turkey 9.5 6 2007 - 2023
DR Congo 9.4 7 2007 - 2023
Guinea 9.4 8 2007 - 2023
Guatemala 9.3 9 2007 - 2023
Montenegro 9.3 10 2007 - 2023
Sudan 9.3 11 2007 - 2023
Syria 9.1 12 2007 - 2023
Pakistan 9 13 2007 - 2023
Rwanda 9 14 2007 - 2023
Ethiopia 8.9 15 2007 - 2023
Bangladesh 8.8 16 2007 - 2023
Nepal 8.8 17 2007 - 2023
R. of Congo 8.8 18 2007 - 2023
Yemen 8.8 19 2007 - 2023
Angola 8.7 20 2007 - 2023
Eritrea 8.7 21 2007 - 2023
Somalia 8.7 22 2007 - 2023
Nigeria 8.6 23 2007 - 2023
Mali 8.5 24 2007 - 2023
Sri Lanka 8.4 25 2007 - 2023
Afghanistan 8.3 26 2007 - 2023
Morocco 8.3 27 2007 - 2023
Jordan 8.2 28 2007 - 2023
Cameroon 8.1 29 2007 - 2023
C.A. Republic 8.1 30 2007 - 2023
Chad 8.1 31 2007 - 2023
India 8.1 32 2007 - 2023
Lebanon 8.1 33 2007 - 2023
Iraq 8 34 2007 - 2023
Kenya 8 35 2007 - 2023
Peru 8 36 2007 - 2023
Kyrgyzstan 7.9 37 2007 - 2023
Russia 7.8 38 2007 - 2023
Serbia 7.8 39 2007 - 2023
Egypt 7.7 40 2007 - 2023
Latvia 7.7 41 2007 - 2023
Niger 7.7 42 2007 - 2023
Mauritania 7.6 43 2007 - 2023
Uganda 7.6 44 2007 - 2023
Brazil 7.5 45 2007 - 2023
Eq. Guinea 7.5 46 2007 - 2023
Kazakhstan 7.4 47 2007 - 2023
Mozambique 7.4 48 2007 - 2023
Colombia 7.3 49 2007 - 2023
Libya 7.3 50 2007 - 2023
Spain 7.3 51 2007 - 2023
Laos 7.2 52 2007 - 2023
Brunei 7.1 53 2007 - 2023
Georgia 7.1 54 2007 - 2023
Israel 7.1 55 2007 - 2023
Thailand 7.1 56 2007 - 2023
Algeria 7 57 2007 - 2023
Suriname 7 58 2007 - 2023
Indonesia 6.9 59 2007 - 2023
Tunisia 6.9 60 2007 - 2023
Estonia 6.8 61 2007 - 2023
Philippines 6.8 62 2007 - 2023
Ukraine 6.8 63 2007 - 2023
Burundi 6.7 64 2007 - 2023
Ivory Coast 6.7 65 2007 - 2023
Tajikistan 6.7 66 2007 - 2023
Togo 6.6 67 2007 - 2023
China 6.5 68 2007 - 2023
USA 6.5 69 2007 - 2023
Bolivia 6.4 70 2007 - 2023
Bosnia & Herz. 6.4 71 2007 - 2023
France 6.4 72 2007 - 2023
Venezuela 6.4 73 2007 - 2023
Panama 6.2 74 2007 - 2023
Mexico 6.1 75 2007 - 2023
UK 6.1 76 2007 - 2023
South Africa 6 77 2007 - 2023
Armenia 5.9 78 2007 - 2023
Azerbaijan 5.9 79 2007 - 2023
Ecuador 5.9 80 2007 - 2023
Guyana 5.9 81 2007 - 2023
Zambia 5.9 82 2007 - 2023
Zimbabwe 5.9 83 2007 - 2023
Burkina Faso 5.8 84 2007 - 2023
Moldova 5.8 85 2007 - 2023
Palestine 5.8 86 2021 - 2023
Nicaragua 5.6 87 2007 - 2023
Cambodia 5.5 88 2007 - 2023
Haiti 5.5 89 2007 - 2023
Slovakia 5.5 90 2007 - 2023
Solomon Isl. 5.5 91 2007 - 2023
Fiji 5.4 92 2007 - 2023
North Macedonia 5.4 93 2007 - 2023
Romania 5.4 94 2007 - 2023
Sierra Leone 5.4 95 2007 - 2023
Uzbekistan 5.4 96 2007 - 2023
Belarus 5.3 97 2007 - 2023
Djibouti 5.3 98 2007 - 2023
El Salvador 5.3 99 2007 - 2023
Turkmenistan 5.3 100 2007 - 2023
Tanzania 5.2 101 2007 - 2023
Samoa 5.1 102 2007 - 2023
Mauritius 5 103 2007 - 2023
Poland 5 104 2007 - 2023
Senegal 5 105 2007 - 2023
Honduras 4.9 106 2007 - 2023
Comoros 4.8 107 2007 - 2023
Malaysia 4.8 108 2007 - 2023
Vietnam 4.8 109 2007 - 2023
Belize 4.7 110 2007 - 2023
Kuwait 4.7 111 2007 - 2023
Paraguay 4.7 112 2007 - 2023
Domin. Rep. 4.6 113 2007 - 2023
Liberia 4.6 114 2007 - 2023
North Korea 4.6 115 2007 - 2023
Cyprus 4.5 116 2007 - 2023
Papua N.G. 4.5 117 2007 - 2023
Croatia 4.3 118 2007 - 2023
Namibia 4.2 119 2007 - 2023
S.T.&Principe 4.2 120 2007 - 2023
Malawi 4.1 121 2007 - 2023
Bulgaria 4 122 2007 - 2023
Czechia 4 123 2007 - 2023
Greece 4 124 2007 - 2023
Seychelles 3.9 125 2007 - 2023
Chile 3.8 126 2007 - 2023
Madagascar 3.8 127 2007 - 2023
Botswana 3.7 128 2007 - 2023
G.-Bissau 3.7 129 2007 - 2023
Italy 3.7 130 2007 - 2023
Micronesia 3.7 131 2007 - 2023
Ant.& Barb. 3.6 132 2007 - 2023
Grenada 3.6 133 2007 - 2023
Albania 3.5 134 2007 - 2023
Belgium 3.5 135 2007 - 2023
Germany 3.4 136 2007 - 2023
Maldives 3.4 137 2007 - 2023
Tr.&Tobago 3.4 138 2007 - 2023
Austria 3.3 139 2007 - 2023
Hungary 3.3 140 2007 - 2023
Argentina 3.2 141 2007 - 2023
Denmark 3.1 142 2007 - 2023
Gabon 3.1 143 2007 - 2023
Lesotho 3.1 144 2007 - 2023
Norway 3.1 145 2007 - 2023
Ghana 3 146 2007 - 2023
Netherlands 3 147 2007 - 2023
Slovenia 3 148 2007 - 2023
Australia 2.9 149 2007 - 2023
Oman 2.9 150 2007 - 2023
Gambia 2.8 151 2007 - 2023
Qatar 2.8 152 2007 - 2023
Singapore 2.8 153 2007 - 2023
South Korea 2.8 154 2007 - 2023
Lithuania 2.7 155 2007 - 2023
Benin 2.6 156 2007 - 2023
Cape Verde 2.4 157 2007 - 2023
Costa Rica 2.4 158 2007 - 2023
Bahamas 2.3 159 2007 - 2023
Barbados 2.3 160 2007 - 2023
Mongolia 2.3 161 2007 - 2023
Sweden 2.3 162 2007 - 2023
Uruguay 2.3 163 2007 - 2023
Cuba 2.2 164 2007 - 2023
UA Emirates 2.2 165 2007 - 2023
Malta 2.1 166 2007 - 2023
Switzerland 2.1 167 2007 - 2023
Canada 2 168 2007 - 2023
New Zealand 2 169 2007 - 2023
Swaziland 2 170 2007 - 2023
Japan 1.9 171 2007 - 2023
Jamaica 1.6 172 2007 - 2023
Luxembourg 1.5 173 2007 - 2023
Portugal 0.7 174 2007 - 2023
Iceland 0.5 175 2007 - 2023
Ireland 0.5 176 2007 - 2023
Finland 0.3 177 2007 - 2023



Definition: The Group Grievance Indicator focuses on divisions and schisms between different groups in society – particularly divisions based on social or political characteristics – and their role in access to services or resources, and inclusion in the political process. The higher the value of the indicator, the higher the division of the societal groups in the country.

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