HDI

UPDATE OF HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX (HDI)

 

High human development
1  Mauritius 0.777
2  Seychelles 0.772
3  Algeria 0.736
4  Libya 0.724
5  Tunisia 0.721
Medium human development
6  Botswana 0.698
7  Egypt 0.690
8  Gabon 0.684
9  South Africa 0.666
10  Cabo Verde 0.646

10 lowest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Low human development
1  Niger 0.348
2  Central African Republic 0.350
3  Eritrea 0.391
4  Chad 0.392
5  Burundi 0.400
6  Burkina Faso 0.402
7  Guinea 0.411
8  Sierra Leone 0.413
9  Mozambique 0.416
10  Mali 0.419

America, North and the Caribbeans

10 highest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Very high human development
1  United States 0.915
2  Canada 0.913
High human development
3  Bahamas 0.790
4  Barbados 0.785
5  Antigua and Barbuda 0.783
6  Panama 0.780
7  Trinidad and Tobago 0.772
8  Cuba 0.769
9  Costa Rica 0.766
10  Mexico 0.756

10 lowest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Low human development
1  Haiti 0.483
Medium human development
2  Honduras 0.606
3  Guatemala 0.627
4  Nicaragua 0.631
5  El Salvador 0.666
High human development
6  Dominican Republic 0.715
6  Belize 0.715
8  Jamaica 0.719
9  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.720
10  Dominica 0.724

America, South

10 highest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Very high human development
1  Argentina 0.836
2  Chile 0.832
High human development
3  Uruguay 0.793
4  Venezuela 0.762
5  Brazil 0.755
6  Peru 0.734
7  Ecuador 0.732
8  Colombia 0.720
9  Suriname 0.714
Medium human development
10  Paraguay 0.679

10 lowest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Medium human development
1  Guyana 0.636
2  Bolivia 0.662
3  Paraguay 0.679
High human development
4  Suriname 0.714
5  Colombia 0.720
6  Ecuador 0.732
7  Peru 0.734
8  Brazil 0.755
9  Venezuela 0.762
10  Uruguay 0.793

Asia

10 highest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Very high human development
1  Singapore 0.912
2  Hong Kong 0.910
3  Korea, South 0.898
4  Israel 0.894
5  Japan 0.891
6  Brunei Darussalam 0.856
7  Cyprus 0.850
7  Qatar 0.850
9  Saudi Arabia 0.837
10  United Arab Emirates 0.835

10 lowest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Low human development
1  Afghanistan 0.465
2  Yemen 0.498
3  Myanmar 0.536
4  Pakistan 0.538
5    Nepal 0.548
Medium human development
6  Cambodia 0.555
7  Bangladesh 0.570
8  Laos 0.575
9  Syria 0.594
10  Timor Leste 0.595

Europe

Main article: List of European countries by Human Development Index

10 highest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Very high human development
1  Norway 0.944
2   Switzerland 0.930
3  Denmark 0.923
4  Netherlands 0.922
5  Germany 0.916
5  Ireland 0.916
7  Liechtenstein 0.908
8  Sweden 0.907
8  United Kingdom 0.907
10  Iceland 0.899

10 lowest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Medium human development
1  Moldova 0.693
High human development
2  Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.733
2  Armenia 0.733
2  Albania 0.733
5  Ukraine 0.747
5  Macedonia 0.747
7  Azerbaijan 0.751
8  Georgia 0.754
9  Turkey 0.761
10  Serbia 0.771

Oceania

10 highest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Very high human development
1  Australia 0.935
2  New Zealand 0.913
High human development
3  Palau 0.780
4  Fiji 0.727
5  Tonga 0.717
6  Samoa 0.702
Medium human development
7  Micronesia 0.640
8  Vanuatu 0.594
9  Kiribati 0.590
Low human development
10  Solomon Islands 0.506

10 lowest HDIs

Rank Country HDI
New 2015 estimates for 2014
Low human development
1  Papua New Guinea 0.505
2  Solomon Islands 0.506
Medium human development
3  Kiribati 0.590
4  Vanuatu 0.594
5  Micronesia 0.640
High human development
6  Samoa 0.702
7  Tonga 0.717
8  Fiji 0.727
9  Palau 0.780
Very high human development
10  New Zealand 0.913