HDR 2015 List of Errors and Corrections

Page Error explanation Incorrect text Correction
238,239,240,241 Table 9 in the last column incorrectly reads "Public health" Public health Total health
21 Box 3 source incorrectly reads "Atkinson 2015" Atkinson 2015 Human Development Report Office
67 Figure 2.14 incorrectly states "1950 Urban population-1.2 billion",

"1950 Urban share of the world population (29%)",

"2000 Urban population-2.6 billion",

"2050 Urban population-6.2 billion",

"2050 Urban share of the world population (68%)",

"Source: WEF 2015."

"1950 Urban population-1.2 billion",

"1950 Urban share of the world population (29%)",

"2000 Urban population-2.6 billion",

"2050 Urban population-6.2 billion",

"2050 Urban share of the world population (68%)",

"Source: WEF 2015."

"1950 Urban population-746 million",

"1950 Urban share of the world population (30%)",

"2000 Urban population-2.9 billion",

"2050 Urban population-6.3 billion",

"2050 Urban share of the world population (66%)",

"Source: United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2014). World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision."