Which Indian state has best HDI?
India has a HDI value (using international goalposts) of 0.504 (Table 3). The HDI is the highest for Kerala (0.625) followed by Punjab (0.569) and the lowest for Orissa (0.442), Bihar (0.447) and Chhattisgarh (0.449).
Which country had the lowest HDI?
In total, the HDI is available for 189 nations/regions. Global Data Lab also provides data on the HDI of Somalia, putting it at 0.361, the lowest in the world, though data for Syria is unavailable.
What is the HDI of India in 2014?
United Nations declared India’s HDI is 0.586 in 2014, a 5.77% increase over 2012. As for the year 2018, HDI for India stood at 0.647. HDI is composite index that takes into consideration (1) health, (2) Education and (3) Per capita income. This is a list of Indian states and union territories by Human Development Index as of 2019.
Which state in India stands first in Human Development Index?
Kerala stands first in Human Development Index among the states in India . There are many ways to calculate HDI, and its calculation is sensitive to base data and assumptions. Using another approach, UNDP India and Government of India calculated the HDI nationwide average to be 0.605 in 2006.
What is the latest Human Development Index (HDI)?
The latest HDI report is from 2011 with emphasis on Sustainability and Equity, titled: A Better Future for All. The three Human Development Indicators are: 1. Life Expectancy Index (LEI): Life expectancy at birth (in years); 2.
What is inequality-adjusted HDI (IHDI)?
The 2010 Report introduced the Inequality-adjusted HDI (IHDI), a measure of the level of human development of people in a society that accounts for inequality (in countries with inequality in the distribution of health, education and income. It includes economic inequality which is also known as the gap between rich and poor).