The world is a slightly less dangerous place than it was a year ago; Where does Nigeria lies in the list of dangerous countries to live in?
Every year, the US state department advises Americans on which countries are safe for travel and which ones are not to help American tourists decide where to go on holiday. The Business Insider investigated the most dangerous countries for American to visit as measured by State Department warnings and also by actual deaths. Using data from Priceonomics customer data world, a platform that ties many different data sets together, they produced the following chart:
Nigeria ranks at number five tying with several other countries, on the same list last year; Nigerian ranked 6th. Nigeria is at number five on this list because it received about 23 travel warnings from the US state department. The chart also shows that Mexico, Mali, and Israel have been targeted by the most travel advisories in recent years, but that Americans are more likely to face life-threatening danger in Thailand, Pakistan, and Honduras.
In another List of most dangerous countries in the 2017, according to the latest Global Peace Index (GPI) report from the Institute for Economics and Peace, Nigeria is the 15th most dangerous country in the world this year. Arguably, the Boko haram insurgent has contributed immensely to Nigerian been highly ranked on the two list. The 11th edition of the GPI report – the only statistical measure of its kind – makes it possible to rank 163 independent states based on how peaceful they are (or, conversely, how dangerous) See their full list here