The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) compiles the Human Development Index (HDI) of ...
The IHDI, estimated for 151 countries (includes the world and other 150 specific countries), ...
Country HDI 2019 data (2020 report) rankings; Very high human development: 1 Canada: 0.929 2 United States: 0.926 3 Panama: 0.815 4 Barbados: 0.814 4 Bahamas: 0.814 6 Costa Rica: 0.810 High human development: 7 Trinidad and Tobago: 0.796 8 Cuba: 0.783 9 Grenada: 0.779 9 Mexico: 0.779 9 Saint Kitts and Nevis: 0.779 10 Antigua and Barbuda: 0.778
The country with the largest decrease in HDI since 1998 is Zimbabwe, falling from 0.514 in 1998 by 0.140 to 0.374 in 2010. The country with the largest decrease since 2009 is Cape Verde, which decreased by 0.170.
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Countries with highest Human Development Index - HDI by TOP10ChannelData: UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMEThe Human Development Index (HDI) is a summary ...
- Dimensions and calculation
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The Human Development Index is a statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development. A country scores a higher HDI when the lifespan is higher, the education level is higher, and the gross national income GNI per capita is higher. It was developed by Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq and was further used to measure a country's development by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP
The origins of the HDI are found in the annual Human Development Reports produced by the Human Development Report Office of the United Nations Development Programme. These were devised and launched by Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq in 1990, and had the explicit purpose "to shift the focus of development economics from national income accounting to people-centered policies". Haq believed that a simple composite measure of human development was needed to convince the public, academics, and poli
Published on 4 November 2010, the 2010 Human Development Report calculated the HDI combining three dimensions: A long and healthy life: Life expectancy at birth Education index: Mean years of schooling and Expected years of schooling A decent standard of living: GNI per capita In
The HDI combined three dimensions last used in its 2009 report
The Human Development Report 2020 by the United Nations Development Programme was released on 15 December 2020, and calculates HDI values based on data collected in 2019. The list comprises countries and territories with very high human development
The list below displays the top-ranked country from each year of the Human Development Index. Norway has been ranked the highest sixteen times, Canada eight times, and Japan and Iceland twice.
The HDI has extended its geographical coverage: David Hastings, of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, published a report geographically extending the HDI to 230+ economies, whereas the UNDP HDI for 2009 enumerates 182 economies and coverage for the 2010 HDI dropped to 169 countries.
List of countries and territories in Asia and Oceania by Human Development Index Rank Nation ...
Jul 25, 2021 · Overall Performance: HDI value for 2019 is 0.645, which puts the country in the medium human development category, positioning it at 131 out of 189 countries and territories. Between 1990 and 2019, India’s HDI value increased from 0.429 to 0.645, an increase of 50.3%.