Inequality-adjusted education index

Inequality-adjusted education index

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

Source: Calculated based on data on inequality in education and education 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

0.769

.. High human development

0.531

.. Medium human development

0.331

.. Low human development

0.241

1 Norway

0.888

2 Australia

0.910

3 Switzerland

0.795

4 Netherlands

0.857

5 United States

0.830

6 Germany

0.863

7 New Zealand

..

8 Canada

0.816

9 Singapore

..

10 Denmark

0.846

11 Ireland

0.841

12 Sweden

0.800

13 Iceland

0.826

14 United Kingdom

0.838

15 Korea (Republic of)

0.622

15 Hong Kong, China (SAR)

..

17 Japan

0.648

18 Liechtenstein

..

19 Israel

0.786

20 France

0.745

21 Luxembourg

0.716

21 Belgium

0.738

21 Austria

0.765

24 Finland

0.798

25 Slovenia

0.840

26 Italy

0.697

27 Spain

0.751

28 Czech Republic

0.854

29 Greece

0.707

30 Brunei Darussalam

..

31 Qatar

..

32 Cyprus

0.668

33 Estonia

0.837

34 Saudi Arabia

..

35 Poland

0.779

35 Lithuania

0.823

37 Slovakia

0.790

37 Andorra

..

39 Malta

0.691

40 United Arab Emirates

..

41 Portugal

0.686

41 Chile

0.644

43 Hungary

0.777

44 Cuba

0.661

44 Bahrain

..

46 Kuwait

..

47 Croatia

0.690

48 Latvia

0.784

49 Argentina

0.716

50 Uruguay

0.635

51 Montenegro

0.754

51 Bahamas

0.657

53 Belarus

0.781

54 Romania

0.710

55 Libya

..

56 Oman

..

57 Russian Federation

0.764

58 Bulgaria

0.706

59 Barbados

..

60 Palau

0.692

61 Antigua and Barbuda

..

62 Malaysia

..

63 Mauritius

0.623

64 Trinidad and Tobago

0.654

65 Panama

0.550

65 Lebanon

0.479

67 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

0.562

68 Costa Rica

0.551

69 Turkey

0.560

70 Kazakhstan

0.717

71 Seychelles

..

71 Mexico

0.501

73 Sri Lanka

0.630

73 Saint Kitts and Nevis

..

75 Iran (Islamic Republic of)

0.429

76 Azerbaijan

0.642

77 Serbia

0.621

77 Jordan

0.543

79 Grenada

..

79 Georgia

0.745

79 Brazil

0.498

82 Peru

0.494

83 Ukraine

0.747

84 The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

0.574

84 Belize

..

86 Bosnia and Herzegovina

0.621

87 Armenia

0.675

88 Fiji

0.686

89 Thailand

0.510

90 Tunisia

..

91 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

..

91 China

..

93 Dominica

..

93 Algeria

..

95 Albania

0.536

96 Jamaica

0.598

97 Saint Lucia

..

98 Ecuador

0.466

98 Colombia

0.469

100 Tonga

..

100 Suriname

0.474

102 Dominican Republic

0.449

103 Turkmenistan

..

103 Mongolia

0.658

103 Maldives

0.322

106 Samoa

..

107 Palestine, State of

0.617

108 Indonesia

0.463

109 Botswana

0.420

110 Egypt

0.339

111 Paraguay

0.486

112 Gabon

0.451

113 Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

0.488

114 Moldova (Republic of)

0.614

115 El Salvador

0.386

116 Uzbekistan

0.642

117 Philippines

0.528

118 Syrian Arab Republic

0.379

118 South Africa

0.569

120 Iraq

0.328

121 Viet Nam

0.421

121 Guyana

0.521

123 Cape Verde

0.395

124 Micronesia (Federated States of)

..

125 Kyrgyzstan

0.613

125 Guatemala

0.309

127 Namibia

0.376

128 Timor-Leste

0.248

129 Morocco

0.254

129 Honduras

0.356

131 Vanuatu

..

132 Nicaragua

0.323

133 Tajikistan

0.561

133 Kiribati

0.473

135 India

0.274

136 Cambodia

0.355

136 Bhutan

0.365

138 Ghana

0.356

139 Lao People's Democratic Republic

0.287

140 Congo

0.381

141 Zambia

0.451

142 Sao Tome and Principe

0.375

142 Bangladesh

0.278

144 Equatorial Guinea

..

145 Nepal

0.253

146 Pakistan

0.204

147 Kenya

0.357

148 Swaziland

0.404

149 Angola

0.310

150 Myanmar

0.299

151 Rwanda

0.338

152 Nigeria

0.233

152 Cameroon

0.317

154 Yemen

0.179

155 Madagascar

0.320

156 Zimbabwe

0.411

157 Solomon Islands

0.313

157 Papua New Guinea

0.333

159 Tanzania (United Republic of)

0.300

159 Comoros

0.237

161 Mauritania

0.191

162 Lesotho

0.382

163 Senegal

0.204

164 Uganda

0.329

165 Benin

0.240

166 Togo

0.321

166 Sudan

..

168 Haiti

0.223

169 Afghanistan

0.201

170 Djibouti

0.162

171 Côte d'Ivoire

0.213

172 Gambia

..

173 Ethiopia

0.176

174 Malawi

0.307

175 Liberia

0.197

176 Mali

0.193

177 Guinea-Bissau

0.194

178 Mozambique

0.304

179 Guinea

0.171

180 Burundi

0.218

181 Burkina Faso

0.154

182 Eritrea

..

183 Sierra Leone

0.156

184 Chad

0.145

185 Central African Republic

0.172

186 Congo (Democratic Republic of the)

0.262

187 Niger

0.120

.. South Sudan

..

.. Tuvalu

..

.. Somalia

..

.. San Marino

..

.. Nauru

..

.. Monaco

..

.. Marshall Islands

..

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

..


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