Human Development Data for the Arab States

Headcount ( k greater than or equal to 3), percentage population in poverty (% of population)

Percentage of the population with a weighted deprivation score of at least 33 percent.

Source: OPHI calculations based on data on household deprivations in education, health and living standards.


Country/Region 2011
Comoros 73.9
Djibouti 29.3
Egypt 6
Iraq 14.2
Jordan 2.4
Mauritania 61.7
Morocco 10.6
Occupied Palestinian Territory 1.4
Somalia 81.2
Syrian Arab Republic 5.5
Tunisia 2.8
United Arab Emirates 0.6
Yemen 52.5


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