Gender Development Index (female to male ratio of HDI)

Gender Development Index (female to male ratio of HDI)

A composite measure reflecting disparity in human development achievements between women and men in threedimensions—health, education and living standards.See Technical note 4 at http://hdr.undp.org for details on how the Gender-related Development Index is calculated.

Source: Calculated from HDI, female and HDI, male.

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

HDI Rank

Country

2013

.. Very high human development

0.975

.. High human development

0.946

.. Medium human development

0.875

.. Low human development

0.834

1 Norway

0.997

2 Australia

0.975

3 Switzerland

0.953

4 Netherlands

0.968

5 United States

0.995

6 Germany

0.962

7 New Zealand

0.971

8 Canada

0.986

9 Singapore

0.967

10 Denmark

0.989

11 Ireland

0.965

12 Sweden

1.004

13 Iceland

0.982

14 United Kingdom

0.993

15 Korea (Republic of)

0.940

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

0.969

17 Japan

0.951

18 Liechtenstein

..

19 Israel

0.984

20 France

0.989

21 Luxembourg

0.961

21 Belgium

0.977

21 Austria

0.935

24 Finland

1.006

25 Slovenia

1.006

26 Italy

0.962

27 Spain

0.985

28 Czech Republic

0.969

29 Greece

0.959

30 Brunei Darussalam

0.981

31 Qatar

0.979

32 Cyprus

0.940

33 Estonia

1.042

34 Saudi Arabia

0.897

35 Poland

1.010

35 Lithuania

1.036

37 Slovakia

1.000

37 Andorra

..

39 Malta

0.954

40 United Arab Emirates

0.958

41 Portugal

0.970

41 Chile

0.962

43 Hungary

0.998

44 Cuba

0.962

44 Bahrain

0.961

46 Kuwait

0.987

47 Croatia

0.987

48 Latvia

1.033

49 Argentina

1.001

50 Uruguay

1.015

51 Montenegro

..

51 Bahamas

..

53 Belarus

1.021

54 Romania

0.973

55 Libya

0.931

56 Oman

..

57 Russian Federation

1.038

58 Bulgaria

0.994

59 Barbados

1.021

60 Palau

..

61 Antigua and Barbuda

..

62 Malaysia

0.935

63 Mauritius

0.957

64 Trinidad and Tobago

0.994

65 Panama

0.978

65 Lebanon

0.900

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

0.999

68 Costa Rica

0.973

69 Turkey

0.884

70 Kazakhstan

1.015

71 Seychelles

..

71 Mexico

0.940

73 Sri Lanka

0.961

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

..

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

0.847

76 Azerbaijan

0.952

77 Serbia

..

77 Jordan

0.842

79 Grenada

..

79 Georgia

0.941

79 Brazil

..

82 Peru

0.957

83 Ukraine

1.012

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

0.944

84 Belize

0.963

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

..

87 Armenia

0.994

88 Fiji

0.937

89 Thailand

0.990

90 Tunisia

0.891

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

..

91 China

0.939

93 Dominica

..

93 Algeria

0.843

95 Albania

0.957

96 Jamaica

0.989

97 Saint Lucia

..

98 Ecuador

..

98 Colombia

0.972

100 Tonga

0.966

100 Suriname

0.974

102 Dominican Republic

..

103 Turkmenistan

..

103 Mongolia

1.021

103 Maldives

0.936

106 Samoa

0.948

107 Palestine, State of

0.974

108 Indonesia

0.923

109 Botswana

0.964

110 Egypt

0.855

111 Paraguay

0.966

112 Gabon

..

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

0.931

114 Moldova (Republic of)

0.990

115 El Salvador

0.965

116 Uzbekistan

0.945

117 Philippines

0.989

118 Syrian Arab Republic

0.851

118 South Africa

..

120 Iraq

0.802

121 Viet Nam

..

121 Guyana

0.985

123 Cape Verde

..

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

..

125 Kyrgyzstan

0.976

125 Guatemala

0.910

127 Namibia

0.978

128 Timor-Leste

0.875

129 Morocco

0.828

129 Honduras

0.929

131 Vanuatu

0.900

132 Nicaragua

0.912

133 Tajikistan

0.952

133 Kiribati

..

135 India

0.828

136 Cambodia

0.909

136 Bhutan

..

138 Ghana

0.884

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

0.897

140 Congo

0.928

141 Zambia

0.913

142 Sao Tome and Principe

0.894

142 Bangladesh

0.908

144 Equatorial Guinea

..

145 Nepal

0.912

146 Pakistan

0.750

147 Kenya

0.908

148 Swaziland

0.877

149 Angola

..

150 Myanmar

..

151 Rwanda

0.950

152 Nigeria

0.839

152 Cameroon

0.872

154 Yemen

0.738

155 Madagascar

0.917

156 Zimbabwe

0.909

157 Solomon Islands

..

157 Papua New Guinea

..

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

0.916

159 Comoros

..

161 Mauritania

0.801

162 Lesotho

0.973

163 Senegal

0.864

164 Uganda

0.896

165 Benin

0.822

166 Togo

0.803

166 Sudan

..

168 Haiti

..

169 Afghanistan

0.602

170 Djibouti

..

171 Côte d'Ivoire

..

172 Gambia

..

173 Ethiopia

0.853

174 Malawi

0.891

175 Liberia

0.786

176 Mali

0.771

177 Guinea-Bissau

..

178 Mozambique

0.879

179 Guinea

0.785

180 Burundi

0.904

181 Burkina Faso

0.924

182 Eritrea

..

183 Sierra Leone

0.799

184 Chad

0.762

185 Central African Republic

0.776

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

0.822

187 Niger

0.714

.. South Sudan

..

.. Tuvalu

..

.. Somalia

..

.. San Marino

..

.. Nauru

..

.. Monaco

..

.. Marshall Islands

..

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

..


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