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The 2011 Human Development Index


The 2011 Human Development Index

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The Human Development Index is a measure of the extent to which a government satisfies its people's needs and the extent to which these needs are addressed equally across a nation's entire population. Developed by the United Nations, the HDI uses three factors to evaluate a government's success: life expectancy, educational attainment, and income. Countries are divided into groupings by their HDI from high, medium and low
Material Type: Reference Material
Date Added to MERLOT: May 19, 2000
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 04, 2013
Submitter: Cathy Swift


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, Graduate School, High School, College Upper Division, College Lower Division
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Language: English
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