Life In Singapore: Singapore Ranked 23rd in Global Peace Index 2009

Peace_And_Love_by_no_oxygen Singapore was ranked 23 out of 144 countries in the Global Peace Index (GPI). Achieving a score of 1.533 out of 5 (the lower the score, the more peaceful the country), this year’s showing is 6 places higher than in 2008. It is the second most peaceful country in Asia, preceded only by Japan. New Zealand, Denmark and Norway form the three most peaceful countries in the world. Conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit, this is the third edition of the GPI – a study that ranks countries around the world according to their peacefulness and the drivers that create and sustain their peace.

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Life in Singapore: 70th in Quality of Life Index

Luxury_Condominium_by_3DSerge #70 in Quality of Life Index

International Living magazine ranked Singapore 70 out of 194 countries in its Quality of Life Index. The index used nine categories to for its rankings, and here are Singapore’s scores:

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