Human Development Data for the Arab States

Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) (%)

Composite measure of the percentage of deprivations that the average person would experience if the deprivations of poor households were shared equally across the population.

Source: Calculated by OPHI from various household surveys, including ICF Macro Demographic and Health Surveys, United Nations Children's Fund Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys and World Health Organization World Health Surveys conducted between 2000 and 2010.


Country/Region 2011
Comoros 0.4
Djibouti 0.1
Egypt 0
Iraq 0.1
Jordan 0
Mauritania 0.4
Morocco 0
Occupied Palestinian Territory 0
Somalia 0.5
Syrian Arab Republic 0
Tunisia 0
United Arab Emirates 0
Yemen 0.3


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