Failed state in nations

Failed state Index of 1) mounting demographic pressures, 2) massive movement of refugees, 3) legacy of vengeance seeking, group grievance or group paranoia, 4) chronic and sustained human flight, 5) uneven economic development along group lines, 6) sharp and /or severe economic decline, 7) criminilization or deligitimization of the state, 8) progressive deterioration of public services, 9) wide spread violation of human rights, 10) security apparatus as ‘state within state’, 11) rise of factionalized elites, 12) intervention of other states or external actors 2005FailedState_2005103Fund for Peace

Related topics: Corruption, Governance, Peace, Political stability
Related themes: Institutional quality, Politics

The dataset States of Nations is about characteristics of countries in periods (macro variables). It is part of the World Database of Happiness.Though developed for the identification of societal conditions for happiness, this source can also be used for other purposes.