List of Ecuadorian provinces by Human Development Index

This is a list of Ecuadorian provinces by Human Development Index as of 2019, using the 2018 data.[1] The following report is not official, but it is calculated with the official data of the indicators of the index, given by the National Institute of Statistics and Censuses (INEC),[2][3] and the Central Bank of Ecuador (BCE).[4]

Map of the provinces of Ecuador by Human Development Index official categories.
  > 0.799 (Very high)
  0.799 – 0.700 (High)
  0.699 – 0.555 (Medium)
Map of the provinces of Ecuador by Human Development Index categories in increments of 0.050 (based on 2018 data, published in 2019).
  0,800–0,849
  0,750–0,799
  0,700–0,749
  0,650–0,699
Rank Province 2018 HDI[5] Comparable country
Very high human development
1  Pichincha 0.827  Argentina
2  Galápagos 0.806  Turkey
High human development
3  Azuay 0.792  Albania
4  Guayas 0.771  Bosnia and Herzegovina
5  Tungurahua 0.766  Mexico
-  Ecuador (average) 0.758  China
6  El Oro 0.758  China
7  Loja 0.749  Ukraine
8  Imbabura 0.742  Dominican Republic
9  Napo 0.735  Mongolia
10  Cañar 0.733  Mongolia
10  Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas 0.733  Mongolia
12  Carchi 0.731  Lebanon
13  Manabí 0.728  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
14  Cotopaxi 0.726  Venezuela
14  Pastaza 0.726  Venezuela
16  Esmeraldas 0.723  Jordan
17  Santa Elena 0.711  Moldova
18  Sucumbíos 0.709  Libya
19  Bolívar 0.708  Libya
20  Los Ríos 0.705  South Africa
21  Chimborazo 0.704  Bolivia
22  Orellana 0.702  Gabon
Medium human development
23  Morona Santiago 0.698  Marshall Islands
24  Zamora Chinchipe 0.695  Vietnam

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Villalba, Juan. "Human Development Index in Ecuador". Scribd (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  2. ^ "Sistema Integrado de Conocimiento y Estadística Social - SICES" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  3. ^ "Compendio Estadístico 2016 - Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Censos (INEC)" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  4. ^ "Cuentas Provinciales - Banco Central del Ecuador (BCE)" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  5. ^ Villalba, Juan. "Human Development Index in Ecuador". Scribd (in Spanish). Retrieved 2019-02-05.