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International Human Development Indicators
Explore human development data from around the world using the interactive tools below. Data presented here were used in the preparation of the 2016 Human Development Report, released on 21 March 2017. The Human Development Report Office releases five indices each year: the Human Development Index (HDI), the Inequality-Adjusted Human Development Index (IHDI), the Gender Development Index (GDI), the Gender Inequality Index (GII), and the Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI). Data used in these indices and other human development indicators included here are provided by a variety of public international sources and represent the best statistics available for those indicators at the time of the preparation of the annual report.
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The list of countries shows only countries with the available HDI values. For a country without the HDI value it is possible to obtain the country profile by pointing to the country on the map and clicking.
Please note that the above map is used for navigational purposes only and may not conform with the United Nations cartographic standards. The map does not reflect a position by the United Nations Development Programme on the legal status of any country or territory or the delimitation of any frontiers.