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Wars and violent conflicts

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Conflict involvement as primary party -
Conflict involvement as supporting party -
Number of victims of war as per 100,000 inhabitants
Number of violent conflicts and wars between 1960-2017 2
Child soldiers in conflicts (2017) affected
Victims of sexual violence in wars after 1946 yes
Number of homicides as per 100,000 inhabitants (2015) 13
Number of robberies as per 100,000 inhabitants
Death penalty (2017) Convicted but not executed
Torture (2017) yes
Index value Political Terror Scale (2015) 2.7
Index value Physical Integrity Rights 3
Index value political system 6
Human Development Index 0.352
Index value Gini Coefficient (2008) 56.2
Political participation restricted
Number of politically active ethnic groups (2017)
Number of all ethnic groups (2017) 5
Ratio of politically active to total number of ethnic groups (2017)
Contested territories not affected
Sources:
  • Amnesty International (2017)
  • Amnesty International (2018)
  • Bastick et. al (2007)
  • CIRI (2014)
  • CSP (2018)
  • ETH (2018)
  • HKS & PRIO (2016)
  • Natural Earth & GAUL (2016)
  • PTS (2016)
  • Sonderbeauftragter des UN-Generalsekretärs für Kinder und Gewaltkonflikte (2018)
  • UCDP (2017)
  • UCDP/PRIO (2018)
  • UN-Sicherheitsrat (2018)
  • UNDP (2016)
  • UNODC (2017)
  • World Bank (2018)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Peace and demobilisation

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Times of Peace ( 1960 - 2017 ) [%] 86.21
Current UN missions MINUSCA (13389); UNOCA (14)
Peace missions of other actors EU: EUTM RCA; other: MISAC
Number of German personnel in missions UN: MINUSCA (7)
Personnel made available for UN operations 5
Number of Blue Helmets per 10,000 inhabitants 0
Current DDR programmes existing
DDR programmes since 1990 existing
Number of demobilised combatants 100000
Sources:
  • AU (2016)
  • Bundeswehr (2017)
  • CIC (2013)
  • EAD/EEAS (2016)
  • IISS
  • NATO (2017)
  • UCDP/PRIO (2018)
  • UN (2016)
  • UN DPA (2017)
  • UN DPKO (2017)
  • UNDP
  • World Bank (2017)
  • ZIF (2017)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Military capacities and means

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Military expenditures in billion 0.03
Share of military expenditures in GDP [%] 1.32
Comparison military expentitures with social spending [%] 22.06
Military personnel 8150
Reservists 0
Number of military personnel per 10,000 inhabitants 17.74
Number of reservists per 10,000 inhabitants 0
Number of military personnel in total incl. reservists per doctor 39.756
Number of military personnel in total incl. reservists per teacher 0.986
Number of heavy weapons systems 35
Number of heavy weapons systems per 10,000 inhabitants 0.076
Index value level of militarisation 1990
Index value level of militarisation
Trends in militarisation 1990-2016
Recipient countries of German military equipment [EUR] 222250
Global arms exports [Mio. US$]
Global arms imports [Mio. US$]
Sources:
  • BICC (2016)
  • BICC (2017)
  • BMWI (2016)
  • IISS (2017)
  • SIPRI (2017)
  • SIPRI (2018)
  • UNSECO (2017)
  • WHO (2016)
  • World Bank (2016)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Natural resources and conflicts

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Oil production [in tousand barrels/day] (2016)
Share of global oil production [%] (2016)
Gas production [Billion m³] (2016)
Share of global gas production [%] (2016)
Diamond mining [in thousand carats] (2017) 47,636.7
Share of global diamond mining [%] (2017) 0.03
Mining of selected mineral resources (2016) 1
Cultivation of cocoa tree yes
Cultivation of oil palm yes
Occurence of tropical woods yes
Cocaanbau
Opiumanbau
Cannabisanbau
Ressource conflict intensity (2017) war
Share of conflict resources of total imports [%]
Share of oil and gas of total imports [%]
Share of diamonds of total imports [%]
Share of agricultural resources of total imports [%]
Share of conflict resources of total exports [%]
Share of oil and gas of total exports [%]
Share of diamonds of total exports [%]
Share of agricultural resources of total exports [%]
Resource dependency
Resource Governance Index
Member of Kimberley member
Member of FLEGT member
Member of EITI suspended
Corruption Index 23
Sources:
  • BICC (2006)
  • BMWFW (2018)
  • EIA (2018)
  • EITI (2018)
  • FAO (2017)
  • FLEGT (2018)
  • HIIK (2018)
  • ITTO (2018)
  • Kimberley (2018)
  • Transparency International (2018)
  • UN Comtrade (2018)
  • UNODC (2018)
  • WTO (2018)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Conventional Weapons

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Main exporting country
Heavy weapons systems from Germany 2004-2016 [€]
Number of battle tanks 3
Number of submarines 0
Number of combat aircraft 0
MP2/MP2A1 (UZI) can be found
AK 47 (Kalashnikov and ist variants ) can be found
G3 can be found
Number of civilian SALW as per 10,000 inhabitants 88.77
German small arms exports 2006–2015 [€] 10,355
Small arms exports [$]
Small arms imports [$]
Mine contamination no evidence
Mine production
Mine stockpiling
Member of the Mine Ban Treaty signed and ratified
Cluster munitions contamination no evidence
Cluster munitions production
Cluster munitions stockpiling destruction finished
Member of the convention on Cluster Munitions signed, but not ratfiied
Victims of landmines and cluster munitions
Sources:
  • BICC (2016)
  • Bundeswehr (2016)
  • CMC (2017)
  • EU (2018)
  • ICBL (2017)
  • IISS (2017)
  • LCMM (2015)
  • LCMM (2016)
  • LCMM (2017)
  • SMS (2007)
  • UN Comtrade (2017)
  • UNODA (2017)
  • UNODC (2014)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Weapons of mass destruction

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Means of delivery
Nuclear power no nuclear power
Current possession of nuclear weapons
Possession of nuclear weapons peak
Nuclear tests
Uran production [in tons]
Reactors in total
Nuclear reactors
Research reactors
Uranium enrichment plants
Uranium reprocessing plants
HEU [in tons]
Plutonium [in tons]
Risk of natural catastrophe index 7.03
Total people living within 30 km [in mio.]
Total people living within 150 km [in mio.]
Biological warfare agents
Number of events 1970-2016
Chemical warfare agents
Number of events 1970-2016
Sources:
  • ACA (2016)
  • BEH (2017)
  • CIESIN (2016)
  • CNS (2008)
  • CTBTO (2017)
  • FAS (2017)
  • Geoscience Australia (2008)
  • IAEO (2017)
  • IISS (2017)
  • ILPI (2016)
  • IPFM (2015)
  • NNSA (2000)
  • START (2017)
  • bmwfw (2016)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Arms control

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Ratified multilateral arms control agreements 7
CFE & CFE-II agreement
Geneva Conventions since 1966
UN-Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons not signed
Treaty on Open Skies
Dayton Agreement
Vienna Document
Non-Proliferation Treaty ratified
Nuclear-weapon-free zones
Biological Weapons Concention signed
Chemical Weapons Convention ratified
Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty ratified
Use of outer space
Outer space treaty signed
Convention on Registration of Launched Objects into Outer Space not signed
Number of registered Objects in Outer Space
Sources:
  • AA (2016)
  • CTBTO (2016)
  • Eurospace (2015)
  • ICRC (2017)
  • OHR (1995)
  • OPCW (2015)
  • OSCE (2011)
  • OSCE (2016)
  • UCS (2017)
  • UNODA (2016)
  • UNOG (2016)
  • UNOOSA (2015)
  • aca (2012)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

Environmental safety

Indicator Central Afr. Rep.
Environmental conflicts
Global temprature increase (1960-2017) [°C] 1.22
Proportion of population potentially affected by rising sea levels in 2030 [%] Nicht betroffen, da Binnenstaat
Total number of population potentially affected by rising sea levels in 2030 0
Cilmate-Risk-Index rank (1997 - 2016) 165 (very low)
Cilmate-Risk-Index value (1997 - 2016) 153.33
Water scarcity in 2040 0 (very low)
Water scarcity in 2040 (optimistic) 0
Water scarcity in 2040 (pessimistic) 0
Number of dams & reservoirs
Total storage volume of dams & reserviors [mio. m3]
Number of land grabbing deals 1
Proportion of the land area affected by soil degradation (1982-2003) [%] 20.37
Sources:
  • Ackva et al. (2015)
  • Bai et al. (2008)
  • Carius et al. (2006)
  • EC-JRC/PBL (2016)
  • GRDC (2007)
  • GWSP (2011)
  • Germanwatch (2018)
  • Global Land Matrix (2018)
  • Hansen et al. (2010), GISTEMP Team (2018)
  • Neumann et al. (2015)
  • WRI (2015)
Detailed information of the used sources can be found in the list of sources page of this module.

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