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Refugees and displaced persons index, 0 (low) - 10 (high), 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 12 countries was 3.63 index points. The highest value was in Colombia: 7.8 index points and the lowest value was in Chile: 1.5 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 Refugees and displaced persons index, 2023 Global rank Available data
Colombia 7.8 1 -
Venezuela 6.5 2 -
Ecuador 5 3 -
Peru 4.5 4 -
Brazil 3.5 5 -
Guyana 3 6 -
Paraguay 2.9 7 -
Suriname 2.8 8 -
Bolivia 2.6 9 -
Uruguay 1.8 10 -
Argentina 1.6 11 -
Chile 1.5 12 -



Definition: The Refugees and internally displaced persons indicator measures the pressure upon states caused by the forced displacement of large communities as a result of social, political, environmental or other causes, measuring displacement within countries, as well as refugee flows into others. The higher the value of the indicator, the higher the refugee flow in the country.

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