Every human being wants to lead a peaceful life, with security and safety for himself and his family. There are some countries around the world which are considered comparatively peaceful as crime rates are low in these places and people can live and move around safely, making them ideal for living.
Here is the list of top 10 most peaceful countries in the world:
Norway is a country which has had a long standing place in the list of top 10 most peaceful countries in the world, thanks to the peace favoring policies of its government. The country has an exceptional level of human development, which makes it a friendly and safe place to live in.
The Global Peace Index defines Belgium as one of the most peaceful country, which abounds in scenic beauty, coupled with tourist attractions like great castles and splendid towns and cities. The capital city of Brussels is the headquarters of NATO and European Union. The country also witnesses a remarkably low crime rate.
Next among the most peaceful countries in the world is Japan, one of the most developed of the world economies and a great country to live in. also, the country has natural attractions which are a feats for the eye. There is peace and security all around, with little place for internal conflict and crime.
Canada is one of the largest countries in the world, but it has a small population which enjoys excellent standard of living. The people here are friendly and hospitable and they value peace and harmony, which accounts for low crime rate in the country.
Another peace loving country is Finland, whose involvement in war has only been in the capacity of UN peacekeeping force. The country rather focuses on providing quality educational facilities for its citizens, for which it has been credited as the country with the fifth best education system in the world.