Like most developed countries, the United States can be considered a relatively safe country overall. However, it also has its flaws.
In fact, the Institute for Economics and Peace puts the United States in the 128th position of its Global Peace Index ranking – that determines which are the safest countries in the globe based on many different metrics such as crime rate, political instability, level of distrust, potential for terrorist acts, and military expenditures, among others. Given all these parameters, it is easy to discern the low ranking of the United States.
On this list, you’ll find the most dangerous cities and definitely the worst places to live in the United States.