Home | News | Top Ten Peaceful Countries in Africa

Top Ten Peaceful Countries in Africa

image

According to the 2016 Global Peace Index these countries are ranked based on three indicators: the level of safety, security and the extent of domestic and international conflict and the degree of militarisation.

Have you been longing for a peaceful country where you can spend a holiday with your friends or families without hearing the sound of a bomb in the middle of the night or protesters disturbing your peace during the day?

The answers are not in the moon or sun. They are right before you. 

According to the 2016 Global Peace Index, these countries are ranked based on three indicators: the level of safety, security and the extent of domestic and international conflict and the degree of militarization.

The Most Peaceful Countries in Africa in 2016

RankNameWorld Rank
1 Mauritius 23
2 Botswana 28
3 Madagascar 38
4 Zambia 40
5 Sierra Leone 42
6 Ghana 44
7 Malawi 45
8 Namibia 55
9 Tanzania 58
10 Equatorial Guinea 62