JAN 16, 2019 0 564
Tribune News Network
Qatar has retained its global distinction as the safest country among Arab countries and globally by occupying first place in terms of safety and security among 118 countries, according to the crime index 2019 by Numbeo.
Qatar’s enviable and superior position are results of the achievements the country has made over the past few years, especially during the 2015-2019 period.
Throughout that period, Qatar maintained the number one position in the Arab world besides notching up first place globally in 2017 and 2019.
It reflects the constant and outstanding level enjoyed by Qatar in terms of security and safety, and the significant decrease in the rate of crimes in the country during that period.
According to the classification rules of the report, countries are ranked in reverse order. The country that occupies the 118th place has the lowest crime rate and ranks first in terms of security and security.
Qatar scored a total of 13.26 points on crime index on a scale of zero to hundred points.
Qatar came in the forefront of the safest countries with a score of (86.74) points on safety index during the current year.
The Numbeo database has been publishing its annual reports since 2009, based on the measurement of crime rate in different countries.
The index of crimes in countries is measured according to the laws of those countries, which provides a realistic measure of the rate of crime in countries in accordance with their applicable laws.
The report also takes into account the different types of crimes and their classification according to the laws on crimes, offences and violations.
The indicators also depend on a set of standards related to the rates of crime and violence such as murder, terrorism, the cost of crime and other standards.
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