1 IcelandIceland, also called the Republic of Iceland, is the number one safest country in the world. Iceland has a population of 333,687 and an area of 103,000 km2. The country is well known for its snow peaks, hot springs, beautiful glaciers, and frosty mountains. The literacy rate in the country is 99% and has low rates of homicide and terrorism and low numbers of people in prison. The country has unbelievable per capita income, and there is no tuition fee for education.
2 DenmarkDenmark is the second safest country to live in the world. Denmark is located southwest of Sweden and due south of Norway and is bordered mostly by sea. The country has a total area of 42,924 square kilometres (16,573 sq mi), and a population of 5.75 million. Low crime rates make it an ideal place to live.