The top 10 most peaceful countries in the world

Nick Reilly

The most peaceful countries on Earth have been revealed – and Iceland has remained in the top spot for the 10th year in a row.

The Global Peace Index 2017, which was compiled by the Institute for Economics & Peace, ranked each country when it came to three key categories – safety within society, the extent of involvement in domestic and international conflict, and the level of militarisation.

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Here is the ranking of the top 10 most peaceful countries on Earth.