International Women’s Day 2018: These Are the World’s 10 Worst Countries for Women

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10th worst, Niger. Score: 0.538.Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters

The Women, Peace and Security Index ranks 153 countries according to their female inhabitants’ well-being. It is based on three dimensions: peace and security, women’s inclusion and justice. Iceland has the highest score with 0.886. Here are the 10 countries with the lowest scores.

9th worst, Sudan. Score: 0.521. Benoit Tessier/Reuters
8th worst, Mali. Score: 0.505.James Akena/Reuters
7th worst, Iraq. Score: 0.5.Eric de Castro/Reuters
6th worst, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Score: 0.486.James Akena/Reuters
5th worst, Central African Republic. Score: 0.474.Baz Ratner/Reuters
4th worst, Pakistan. Score: 0.441.Danish Ismail/Reuters
3rd worst, Yemen. Score: 0.407.Abduljabbar Zeyad/Reuters
Worst, Syrian Arab Republic. Score: 0.385.Erik de Castro/Reuters
Worst, Afghanistan. Score: 0.385.Ahmad Masood/Reuters