Posts Tagged ‘Iraq’

The U.S. ranks 29th in negative emotions

6 June 2012 Leave a comment

According to Gallup, the U.S. has a “negative experience index score” of 32, which makes the United States tied for twenty-ninth (with Nicaragua, Cyprus, Romania, Montenegro, Honduras, and Guatemala) out of one hundred forty-eight countries ranked in that category. Iraq ranks first, with a score of 59. The country with the lowest “negative experience index score” is the Somaliland region, with a score of 11.

The U.S. ranks 78th in refugees, asylum seekers, and internally-displaced persons

29 September 2009 1 comment

According to the UNHCR, at the end of 2008 there was a total of 3,892 refugees and asylum seekers from, and internally displaced persons within the United States, which makes the United States rank seventy-eighth out of two hundred and ten countries in that category. Iraq ranks first, with 4,797,979 refugees, asylum seekers, and IDPs.

Refugees, Asylum Seekers and IDP from.xlsx