Ranking of the U.S. states by peacefulness according to the United States Peace Index 2012

Loading statistic...
Expand statistic
Index points*
Louisiana4.05
Tennessee3.41
Nevada3.37
Florida3.36
Arizona3.22
Missouri3.21
Texas3.2
Arkansas3.2
South Carolina3.18
Mississippi3.17
Alabama3.17
Delaware3.15
Maryland3.14
Oklahoma3.11
Georgia3.04
Illinois2.89
New Mexico2.85
Alaska2.75
California2.74
New York2.72
North Carolina2.71
Michigan2.69
New Jersey2.63
Kansas2.57
Colorado2.53
Virginia2.48
Pennsylvania2.37
Indiana2.35
Ohio2.33
Kentucky2.32
South Dakota2.32
Wisconsin2.3
Montana2.27
Wyoming2.26
Idaho2.23
West Virginia2.2
Connecticut2.19
Oregon2.07
Massachusetts2
Nebraska1.93
Iowa1.87
Rhode Island1.79
Washington1.78
Hawaii1.78
North Dakota1.74
Utah1.72
Minnesota1.61
New Hampshire1.55
Vermont1.55
Maine1.31

© Statista 2017

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Description Source More information
The statistic shows a ranking of the U.S. states by peacefulness according to the United States Peace Index 2012. In 2012, the states of Maine is most peaceful with an index value of 1.31 on the United States Peace Index.
Show more
Release date
April 2012
Region
World
Survey time period
2012
Supplementary notes
The United States Peace Index measures peacefulness according to five indicators: the number of homicides, number of violent crimes, the incarceration rate, number of police employees and the availability of small arms.
*The lower the index value, the higher the peacefulness.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Statistics on "Mafia in Italy"

  • Mafia-type associations
The most important statistics
  • Crime abd arrests
The most important statistics
  • Seizures and confiscations
The most important statistics
  • Opinion on Mafia
The most important statistics

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money

only

$588*

per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions