5 place – Denmark
Global Peace Index: 1.353
Denmark is known for its progressive health care system, high literacy rates, and gender equality. The country's armed forces are fully focused on protecting its sovereignty and maintaining peace.
The rate of corruption in the country is the lowest in Europe, and the standard of living is higher than in many developed countries of the world. A sustainable economy, coupled with a high level of social welfare, has a beneficial effect on the Danish national identity.
The effectiveness of state policy can be traced in many areas, especially in the field of ecology and environmental management.