Human Development Index (2010)
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The 2010 Human Development Index (HDI) is a way of measuring development by combining indicators of life expectancy, educational attainment and income into a composite human development index, and ranges from 0 to 1, with 1 representing the highest level of human development. Source: The United Nations Human Development Reports.

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RankingNationValue
1Norway 0.938
2Australia 0.937
3New Zealand 0.907
4United States (General) 0.902
5Ireland 0.895
6Netherlands 0.890
7Canada 0.888
8Germany 0.885
8Sweden 0.885
9Japan 0.884
10Korea, (South) Republic of 0.877
11Switzerland 0.874
12France 0.872
12Israel 0.872
13Finland 0.871
14Iceland 0.869
15Belgium 0.867
16Denmark 0.866
17Spain 0.863
18Hong Kong 0.862
19Greece 0.855
20Italy 0.854
21Luxembourg 0.852
22Austria 0.851
23United Kingdom 0.849
24Singapore 0.846
25Czech Republic 0.841
26Slovenia 0.828
27Slovakia 0.818
28Malta 0.815
28United Arab Emirates 0.815
29Estonia 0.812
30Cyprus 0.810
31Brunei 0.805
31Hungary 0.805
32Qatar 0.803
33Bahrain 0.801
34Poland 0.795
34Portugal 0.795
35Barbados 0.788
36Bahamas, The 0.784
37Chile 0.783
37Lithuania 0.783
38Argentina 0.775
39Kuwait 0.771
40Latvia 0.769
40Montenegro 0.769
41Croatia 0.767
41Romania 0.767
42Uruguay 0.765
43Libya 0.755
43Panama 0.755
44Saudi Arabia 0.752
45Mexico 0.750
46Malaysia 0.744
47Bulgaria 0.743
48Trinidad and Tobago 0.736
49Serbia 0.735
50Belarus 0.732
51Costa Rica 0.725
52Peru 0.723
53Albania 0.719
53Russia 0.719
54Kazakhstan 0.714
55Azerbaijan 0.713
56Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.710
56Ukraine 0.710
57Iran 0.702
58Macedonia 0.701
58Mauritius 0.701
59Brazil 0.699
60Georgia 0.698
61Venezuela 0.696
62Armenia 0.695
62Ecuador 0.695
63Belize 0.694
64Colombia 0.689
65Jamaica 0.688
66Tunisia 0.683
67Jordan 0.681
68Turkey 0.679
69Algeria 0.677
70Fiji 0.669
70Turkmenistan 0.669
71China 0.663
71Dominican Republic 0.663
72El Salvador 0.659
73Sri Lanka 0.658
74Thailand 0.654
75Gabon 0.648
76Suriname 0.646
77Bolivia 0.643
78Paraguay 0.640
79Philippines 0.638
80Botswana 0.633
81Moldova 0.623
82Mongolia 0.622
83Egypt 0.620
84Uzbekistan 0.617
85Guyana 0.611
86Namibia 0.606
87Honduras 0.604
88Maldives 0.602
89Indonesia 0.600
90Kyrgyzstan 0.598
91South Africa 0.597
92Syria 0.589
93Tajikistan 0.580
94Vietnam 0.572
95Morocco 0.567
96Nicaragua 0.565
97Guatemala 0.560
98Equatorial Guinea 0.538
99Cape Verde 0.534
100India 0.519
101Timor-Leste 0.502
102Swaziland 0.498
103Laos 0.497
104Cambodia 0.494
104Solomon Islands 0.494
105Pakistan 0.490
106Congo, Republic of the 0.489
107Kenya 0.470
108Bangladesh 0.469
109Ghana 0.467
110Cameroon 0.460
111Burma (Myanmar) 0.451
112Yemen 0.439
113Benin 0.435
113Madagascar 0.435
114Mauritania 0.433
115Papua New Guinea 0.431
116Comoros 0.428
116Nepal 0.428
116Togo 0.428
117Lesotho 0.427
118Nigeria 0.423
119Uganda 0.422
120Senegal 0.411
121Haiti 0.404
122Angola 0.403
123Djibouti 0.402
124Tanzania 0.398
125Cote d'Ivoire 0.397
126Zambia 0.395
127Gambia, The 0.390
128Malawi 0.385
128Rwanda 0.385
129Sudan 0.379
130Afghanistan 0.349
131Guinea 0.340
132Ethiopia 0.328
133Sierra Leone 0.317
134Central African Republic 0.315
135Mali 0.309
136Burkina Faso 0.305
137Liberia 0.300
138Chad 0.295
139Guinea-Bissau 0.289
140Mozambique 0.284
141Burundi 0.282
142Niger 0.261
143Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0.239
144Zimbabwe 0.140
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Source

The data presented in QuickLists are from a variety of sources including the U.S. Census Bureau's International Data Base, the U.S. State Department's International Religious Freedom Report, the United Nations Human Development Reports, and others.

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