Human Development Data for the Arab States

Inequality-adjusted HDI

Human Development Index (HDI) value adjusted for inequalities in the three basic dimensions of human development. See Technical note 2 for details on how the IHDI is calculated.

Source: HDRO calculations


Country/Region 2011
Djibouti 0.275
Egypt 0.489
Jordan 0.565
Lebanon 0.57
Mauritania 0.298
Morocco 0.409
Syrian Arab Republic 0.503
Tunisia 0.523
Yemen 0.312
Arab States 0.5
East Asia & Pacific (developing only) 0.5
Europe & Central Asia (developing only) 0.6
Latin America & Caribbean (developing only) 0.5
Least Developed Countries: UN classification 0.3
OECD Members 0.8
South Asia 0.4
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only) 0.3
World 0.5


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