List of Governorates of Iraq by Human Development Index

This is a list of Governorates of Iraq by Human Development Index as of 2020 with data for the year 2018.[1]

Map of the Governorates of Iraq by Human Development Index, 2017.
Legend:
  0.700 – 0.799 (high)
  0.600 – 0.699 (medium)
Rank Region HDI (2018) Comparable countries (2018)[2]
High human development
1 Kirkuk 0.708  Libya
2 Baghdad 0.706  Indonesia,  Samoa,  South Africa
Sulaymaniyah (with Halabja) 0.706  Indonesia,  Samoa,  South Africa
3 Erbil 0.704  South Africa,  Bolivia
4 Dohuk 0.702  Gabon
Medium Human Development
5 Diyala 0.698  Marshall Islands
Nineveh (with Tal Afar) 0.698  Marshall Islands
7 Saladin (with Tuz Khurmatu) 0.695  Vietnam
-  Iraq (average) 0.689  Palestine
8 Dhi Qar 0.686  Palestine
9 Babylon 0.684  Palestine
10 Al Anbar 0.683  Palestine
11 Al-Qādisiyyah 0.681  Palestine
12 Karbala 0.670  Guyana
13 Basra 0.668  El Salvador
14 Wasit 0.660  Tajikistan
15 Najaf 0.658  Tajikistan
16 Muthanna 0.647  India
17 Maysan 0.638  Namibia

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  2. ^ "Human Development Report 2019 – "Human Development Indices and Indicators"" (PDF). Human Development Report Office, United Nations Development Programme. pp. 22–25. Archived from the original (PDF) on 9 December 2019. Retrieved 28 November 2018.