List of countries by discrimination and violence against minorities

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This is a list of countries by discrimination and violence against minorities as published in the Group Grievance indicator of the Failed State Index. When tension and violence exists between groups, the state's ability to provide security is undermined and fear and further violence may ensue. The indicator includes pressures and measures related to:[1]

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The list is incomplete and only includes countries with a score of 5.9 or lower.[2]

Rank Country/Territory Level of discrimination and violence against minorities[3]
1  Iceland 1.0
1  Sweden 1.0
3  Finland 1.4
4  Ireland 1.6
5  Portugal 2.3
6  Oman 2.7
6  Singapore 2.7
8  Luxembourg 2.8
8  Uruguay 2.8
10  Canada 3.1
10  South Korea 3.1
12  Gabon 3.3
12  Slovenia 3.3
14  Denmark 3.4
15  Chile 3.5
15  Mauritius 3.5
15  New Zealand 3.5
15   Switzerland 3.5
19  Australia 3.6
19  Benin 3.6
19  Norway 3.6
19  Swaziland 3.6
23  Gambia 3.7
23  Lithuania 3.7
23  Mongolia 3.7
26  Czech Republic 3.8
26  Japan 3.8
26  Poland 3.8
29  Grenada 3.9
30  Jamaica 4.0
30  Malta 4.0
32  Antigua and Barbuda 4.1
32  Belgium 4.1
32  Costa Rica 4.1
32  Hungary 4.1
32  Netherlands 4.1
37  Cape Verde 4.2
37  F.S. Micronesia 4.2
37  United States 4.2
40  Austria 4.3
40  Germany 4.3
40  United Arab Emirates 4.3
43  Bahamas 4.4
43  Barbados 4.4
43  Belize 4.4
43  Trinidad and Tobago 4.4
47  Bulgaria 4.6
47  Kuwait 4.6
49  Italy 4.7
49  Lesotho 4.7
51  Albania 4.8
51  Botswana 4.8
51  Cuba 4.8
51  Greece 4.8
51  Samoa 4.8
51  São Tomé and Príncipe 4.8
51  Seychelles 4.8
51  Togo 4.8
59  Ghana 4.9
59  Madagascar 4.9
59  Maldives 4.9
59  Mozambique 4.9
59  Qatar 4.9
64  Argentina 5.0
64  Panama 5.0
64  Slovakia 5.0
64  United Kingdom 5.0
68  Burkina Faso 5.3
68  Comoros 5.3
68  Croatia 5.3
68  Namibia 5.3
72  Latvia 5.4
73  Armenia 5.7
73  El Salvador 5.7
73  Guinea-Bissau 5.7
73  Malawi 5.7
73  South Africa 5.7
73  Vietnam 5.7
79  Honduras 5.8
79  Spain 5.8
81  Brazil 5.9
81  Estonia 5.9
81  France 5.9
81  Guyana 5.9
81  Nicaragua 5.9
81  Sierra Leone 5.9
81  Ukraine 5.9

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