Top 20 Most Dangerous Countries Of The World


The following list is based on the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness report published by The World Economic Forum in 2017. 136 countries were scrutinized and analyzed for the report and the report is primarily based on two important factors—the prevalence of terrorism and violence in the countries. Without beating around the bush any further, here are the top 20 most dangerous countries of the world.

20. The Democratic Republic Of The Congo

The Democratic Republic Of The Congo-Goran Tomasevic/REUTERS

If you travel to the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, you are very likely to come across several armored vehicles including helicopters and armed forces. The armed military of the nation can be regularly seen patrolling throughout the country. The country is notorious for having numerous armed bandits.