Canada: One of the world’s 10 most peaceful nations
Why move to Canada?
According to the 2009 Global Peace Index, Canada ranks among the Top 10 most peaceful nations in the world.
In this third annual assessment by the Institute for Economics and Peace, a global think tank based in Australia, Canada came in at #8.
The institute evaluated 144 countries on such factors as respect for human rights, relations with neighboring countries, and overall level of military spending,
Here are the Top 10 most peaceful countries:
Looking for peace at a glance? This map shows the countries of the world color-coded by levels of peacefulness.
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