Human development index (HDI)

Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite index measuring average achievement in three basic dimensions of human development—a long and healthy life, knowledge and a decent standard of living.

http://hdr.undp.org/en/content/human-development-index-hdi
(Retrieved: 26 January 2015)

Data host: 

United Nations Development Programme

Unit of Measurement: 

Geometric mean of normalized indices for three dimensions: a long and healthy life, being knowledgeable and have a decent standard of living

Description to get data: 

Please choose the indicator of your interest within the HDI - the list is given in the alphabetic order

Type of Indicator source: 

  • Intergovernmental Organisation