Inequality-adjusted income index

Inequality-adjusted income index

The HDI income index adjusted for inequality in income distribution based on data from household surveys listed in “Surveys used for estimation of 2013 IHDI.”.

Source: Calculated based on data on inequality in income and income index..

Data in the tables are those available to the Human Development Report Office as of 15 November, 2013, unless otherwise specified.

HDI Rank

Country

2013

.. Very high human development

0.702

.. High human development

0.517

.. Medium human development

0.502

.. Low human development

0.387

1 Norway

0.871

2 Australia

0.760

3 Switzerland

0.824

4 Netherlands

0.806

5 United States

0.609

6 Germany

0.781

7 New Zealand

..

8 Canada

0.785

9 Singapore

..

10 Denmark

0.794

11 Ireland

0.761

12 Sweden

0.803

13 Iceland

0.783

14 United Kingdom

0.719

15 Korea (Republic of)

0.704

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

..

17 Japan

0.772

18 Liechtenstein

..

19 Israel

0.693

20 France

0.765

21 Luxembourg

0.837

21 Belgium

0.792

21 Austria

0.789

24 Finland

0.798

25 Slovenia

0.755

26 Italy

0.701

27 Spain

0.673

28 Czech Republic

0.737

29 Greece

0.697

30 Brunei Darussalam

..

31 Qatar

..

32 Cyprus

0.719

33 Estonia

0.681

34 Saudi Arabia

..

35 Poland

0.666

35 Lithuania

0.673

37 Slovakia

0.740

37 Andorra

..

39 Malta

0.727

40 United Arab Emirates

..

41 Portugal

0.664

41 Chile

0.516

43 Hungary

0.703

44 Cuba

..

44 Bahrain

..

46 Kuwait

..

47 Croatia

0.653

48 Latvia

0.654

49 Argentina

0.560

50 Uruguay

0.573

51 Montenegro

0.669

51 Bahamas

0.612

53 Belarus

0.685

54 Romania

0.645

55 Libya

..

56 Oman

..

57 Russian Federation

0.631

58 Bulgaria

0.618

59 Barbados

..

60 Palau

0.565

61 Antigua and Barbuda

..

62 Malaysia

..

63 Mauritius

0.621

64 Trinidad and Tobago

0.653

65 Panama

0.494

65 Lebanon

0.538

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

0.556

68 Costa Rica

0.483

69 Turkey

0.616

70 Kazakhstan

0.695

71 Seychelles

..

71 Mexico

0.500

73 Sri Lanka

0.550

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

..

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

0.395

76 Azerbaijan

0.730

77 Serbia

0.618

77 Jordan

0.564

79 Grenada

..

79 Georgia

0.474

79 Brazil

0.452

82 Peru

0.495

83 Ukraine

0.593

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

0.563

84 Belize

0.426

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

0.548

87 Armenia

0.567

88 Fiji

0.500

89 Thailand

0.488

90 Tunisia

..

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

..

91 China

0.505

93 Dominica

..

93 Algeria

..

95 Albania

0.558

96 Jamaica

0.465

97 Saint Lucia

..

98 Ecuador

0.472

98 Colombia

0.420

100 Tonga

..

100 Suriname

0.475

102 Dominican Republic

0.500

103 Turkmenistan

..

103 Mongolia

0.588

103 Maldives

0.535

106 Samoa

..

107 Palestine, State of

0.507

108 Indonesia

0.559

109 Botswana

0.336

110 Egypt

0.602

111 Paraguay

0.428

112 Gabon

0.617

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

0.388

114 Moldova (Republic of)

0.480

115 El Salvador

0.427

116 Uzbekistan

0.478

117 Philippines

0.470

118 Syrian Arab Republic

0.500

118 South Africa

..

120 Iraq

0.626

121 Viet Nam

0.502

121 Guyana

0.474

123 Cape Verde

0.452

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

0.201

125 Kyrgyzstan

0.391

125 Guatemala

0.367

127 Namibia

0.216

128 Timor-Leste

0.568

129 Morocco

0.493

129 Honduras

0.299

131 Vanuatu

0.404

132 Nicaragua

0.391

133 Tajikistan

0.409

133 Kiribati

0.255

135 India

0.500

136 Cambodia

0.401

136 Bhutan

0.477

138 Ghana

0.392

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

0.474

140 Congo

0.410

141 Zambia

0.292

142 Sao Tome and Principe

0.290

142 Bangladesh

0.357

144 Equatorial Guinea

..

145 Nepal

0.381

146 Pakistan

0.516

147 Kenya

0.297

148 Swaziland

0.378

149 Angola

0.313

150 Myanmar

..

151 Rwanda

0.241

152 Nigeria

0.394

152 Cameroon

0.377

154 Yemen

0.457

155 Madagascar

0.250

156 Zimbabwe

0.249

157 Solomon Islands

0.293

157 Papua New Guinea

..

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

0.339

159 Comoros

..

161 Mauritania

0.404

162 Lesotho

0.267

163 Senegal

0.359

164 Uganda

0.285

165 Benin

0.329

166 Togo

0.280

166 Sudan

..

168 Haiti

0.218

169 Afghanistan

0.397

170 Djibouti

0.406

171 Côte d'Ivoire

0.361

172 Gambia

0.303

173 Ethiopia

0.351

174 Malawi

0.224

175 Liberia

0.247

176 Mali

..

177 Guinea-Bissau

0.244

178 Mozambique

0.250

179 Guinea

0.253

180 Burundi

0.264

181 Burkina Faso

0.318

182 Eritrea

..

183 Sierra Leone

0.302

184 Chad

0.332

185 Central African Republic

0.192

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

0.155

187 Niger

0.269

.. South Sudan

..

.. Tuvalu

..

.. Somalia

..

.. San Marino

..

.. Nauru

..

.. Monaco

..

.. Marshall Islands

..

.. Korea (Democratic People's Rep. of)

..


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