By Julian Pecquet - 06/11/13 01:59 PM EDT
Europe is the world's most peaceful region, according to the report, with 13 out of the top 20 most peaceful countries, including top rankers Iceland and Denmark. South Asia gets the worst scores, with Pakistan ranking just behind Russia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo as one of the world's least peaceful places.
As for the United States, the country ranks 100th out of 162, weighed down by its poor score on incarcerations, military spending and interventions, and access to weapons.
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