Georgia is the leader of the Caucasus region in the rating of the safest countries in the world based on the rating of Global Finance for 2019.
Georgia occupies the 49th place among 128 countries with 9.68 points. Armenia ranks the 62nd place, Azerbaijan – 71, Turkey – 107, and Russia – 108.
Iceland is on the first place in the ratings. The top 5 countries also include Austria, Portugal, Finland and Switzerland.
2019 Global Finance rankings feature the criteria of the possibility of conflicts, level of economic development, the likeliness of natural disasters and safety of citizens.