Global Slavery Index

The Global Slavery Index provides a map; country by country; of the estimated prevalence of modern slavery; together with information about the steps each government has taken to respond to this issue. This information allows an objective comparison and assessment of both the problem and adequacy of the response in 167 countries.

Combines an estimation of the number of people in modern slavery; the governments’ responses and the contextual factors making individuals vulnerable to slavery (mainly based on the 3P index). Covering 37 variables it covers 167 countries; it uses surveys coupled with desk research analyses.


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Additional Info

Data Frequency annual
Temporal Coverage Start 1905-07-07
Temporal Coverage End 1905-07-07
Status Active
Spatial Coverage World
Mode Index
Data Type index
Accessed On 2016-11-08

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