India has ranked 137th out of 163 countries on Global Peace Index 2017 published by The Institute of Economics and Peace. This is the eleventh edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI).
Iceland has been named the world’s most peaceful country, topping the Global Peace Index for the tenth consecutive year followed by New Zealand and Portugal at second and third position while Syria has been named the least peaceful country.
Static Takeaways for SBI PO Mains Exam-
- The Global Peace Index (GPI) is an attempt to measure the relative position of nations and regions peacefulness across the world.
Source- The Indian Express