Multidimensional poverty index

Multidimensional poverty index

Percentage of the population that is multidimensionally poor adjusted by the intensity of the deprivations. See Technical note 5 at http://hdr.undp.org for details on how the Multidimensional Poverty Index is calculated.

Source: Calculated based on data on deprivations in education, health and living standards from ICF Macro Demographic and Health Surveys, United Nations Children's Fund Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys and some national household surveys as listed in table 6 of Statistics Annex.

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

..

.. High human development

..

.. Medium human development

..

.. Low human development

..

1 Norway

..

2 Australia

..

3 Switzerland

..

4 Netherlands

..

5 United States

..

6 Germany

..

7 New Zealand

..

8 Canada

..

9 Singapore

..

10 Denmark

..

11 Ireland

..

12 Sweden

..

13 Iceland

..

14 United Kingdom

..

15 Korea (Republic of)

..

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

..

17 Japan

..

18 Liechtenstein

..

19 Israel

..

20 France

..

21 Luxembourg

..

21 Belgium

..

21 Austria

..

24 Finland

..

25 Slovenia

..

26 Italy

..

27 Spain

..

28 Czech Republic

..

29 Greece

..

30 Brunei Darussalam

..

31 Qatar

..

32 Cyprus

..

33 Estonia

..

34 Saudi Arabia

..

35 Poland

..

35 Lithuania

..

37 Slovakia

..

37 Andorra

..

39 Malta

..

40 United Arab Emirates

..

41 Portugal

..

41 Chile

..

43 Hungary

..

44 Cuba

..

44 Bahrain

..

46 Kuwait

..

47 Croatia

..

48 Latvia

..

49 Argentina

0.015

50 Uruguay

..

51 Montenegro

0.012

51 Bahamas

..

53 Belarus

0.001

54 Romania

..

55 Libya

..

56 Oman

..

57 Russian Federation

..

58 Bulgaria

..

59 Barbados

..

60 Palau

..

61 Antigua and Barbuda

..

62 Malaysia

..

63 Mauritius

..

64 Trinidad and Tobago

0.007

65 Panama

..

65 Lebanon

..

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

..

68 Costa Rica

..

69 Turkey

..

70 Kazakhstan

0.004

71 Seychelles

..

71 Mexico

0.024

73 Sri Lanka

..

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

..

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

..

76 Azerbaijan

0.009

77 Serbia

0.001

77 Jordan

0.004

79 Grenada

..

79 Georgia

0.008

79 Brazil

0.012

82 Peru

0.043

83 Ukraine

0.002

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

0.007

84 Belize

0.030

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

0.006

87 Armenia

0.002

88 Fiji

..

89 Thailand

0.004

90 Tunisia

0.006

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

..

91 China

0.026

93 Dominica

..

93 Algeria

..

95 Albania

0.005

96 Jamaica

..

97 Saint Lucia

..

98 Ecuador

..

98 Colombia

0.032

100 Tonga

..

100 Suriname

0.033

102 Dominican Republic

0.026

103 Turkmenistan

..

103 Mongolia

0.077

103 Maldives

0.008

106 Samoa

..

107 Palestine, State of

0.007

108 Indonesia

0.024

109 Botswana

..

110 Egypt

0.036

111 Paraguay

..

112 Gabon

0.073

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

0.097

114 Moldova (Republic of)

0.005

115 El Salvador

..

116 Uzbekistan

0.013

117 Philippines

0.038

118 Syrian Arab Republic

0.024

118 South Africa

0.041

120 Iraq

0.052

121 Viet Nam

0.026

121 Guyana

0.031

123 Cape Verde

..

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

..

125 Kyrgyzstan

0.013

125 Guatemala

..

127 Namibia

0.200

128 Timor-Leste

0.322

129 Morocco

..

129 Honduras

0.098

131 Vanuatu

0.135

132 Nicaragua

0.088

133 Tajikistan

0.031

133 Kiribati

..

135 India

0.282

136 Cambodia

0.211

136 Bhutan

0.128

138 Ghana

0.144

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

0.186

140 Congo

0.192

141 Zambia

0.318

142 Sao Tome and Principe

0.217

142 Bangladesh

0.237

144 Equatorial Guinea

..

145 Nepal

0.197

146 Pakistan

0.237

147 Kenya

0.226

148 Swaziland

0.113

149 Angola

..

150 Myanmar

..

151 Rwanda

0.352

152 Nigeria

0.239

152 Cameroon

0.260

154 Yemen

0.191

155 Madagascar

0.420

156 Zimbabwe

0.181

157 Solomon Islands

..

157 Papua New Guinea

..

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

0.335

159 Comoros

..

161 Mauritania

0.362

162 Lesotho

0.227

163 Senegal

0.390

164 Uganda

0.359

165 Benin

0.401

166 Togo

0.260

166 Sudan

..

168 Haiti

0.242

169 Afghanistan

0.293

170 Djibouti

0.127

171 Côte d'Ivoire

0.307

172 Gambia

0.329

173 Ethiopia

0.537

174 Malawi

0.332

175 Liberia

0.459

176 Mali

0.533

177 Guinea-Bissau

0.495

178 Mozambique

0.390

179 Guinea

0.548

180 Burundi

0.442

181 Burkina Faso

0.508

182 Eritrea

..

183 Sierra Leone

0.405

184 Chad

..

185 Central African Republic

0.424

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

0.399

187 Niger

0.584

.. South Sudan

..

.. Tuvalu

..

.. Somalia

0.500

.. San Marino

..

.. Nauru

..

.. Monaco

..

.. Marshall Islands

..

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

..


Footnotes
Data refer to years before 2013

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