The country risks are based on the Worldwide Governance Indicators, the Global Rights Index*, the Environmental Performance Index and the Corruption Perception Index. The table thus covers human rights, workers' rights, the environment and business ethics. It is updated regularly during the year, when new indices are released. Many suppliers use amfori BSCI's Countries Risk Classification, which is based on the Worldwide Governance Indicators.
The country risks were updated 28 June 2022.
Countries with very low risk: total value 321-400
Low risk countries: total value 241-320
Risk countries: total value 161-240
High risk countries: total value 81-160
Countries with very high risk: total value 0-80
* Global Rights Index's scale is 1 to 5+ but has been converted to 1 = 90, 2 = 70, 3 = 50, 4 = 30, 5 = 10 and 5+ = 5.