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Variables: Human Development Index Tier, from 1 highest to 4 lowest (HDITIER)1

Human Development: Tier (1 high to 4 lowest)




Afghanistan South-Central Asia 4
Akrotiri Western Asia
Albania Southern Europe 2
Algeria Northern Africa 2
American Samoa Polynesia
Andorra Southern Europe 1
Angola Middle Africa 4
Anguilla Caribbean
Antarctica Antarctica
Antigua and Barbuda Caribbean 2
Argentina South America 1
Armenia Western Asia 2
Aruba Caribbean
Australia Australia/New Zealand 1
Austria Western Europe 1
Azerbaijan Western Asia 2
Bahamas, The Caribbean 2
Bahrain Western Asia 1
Bangladesh South-Central Asia 3
Barbados Caribbean 2
Belarus Eastern Europe 2
Belgium Western Europe 1
Belize Central America 2
Benin Western Africa 4
Bermuda Northern America
Bhutan South-Central Asia 3
Bolivia South America 3
Bosnia and Herzegovina Southern Europe 2
Botswana Southern Africa 3
Bougainville Melanesia
Brazil South America
British Indian Ocean Territory Eastern Africa
British Virgin Islands Caribbean
Brunei South-Eastern Asia 1
Bulgaria Eastern Europe 2
Burkina Faso Western Africa 4
Burma (Myanmar) South-Eastern Asia 3
Burundi Eastern Africa 4
Cambodia South-Eastern Asia 3
Cameroon Middle Africa 4
Canada Northern America 1
Cape Verde Western Africa 3
Caribbean Netherlands Caribbean
Cayman Islands Caribbean
Central African Republic Middle Africa 4
Chad Middle Africa 4
Channel Islands Northern Europe
Chile South America 1
China Eastern Asia 2
China-Tibet Eastern Asia
Christmas Island Australia/New Zealand
Cocos (Keeling) Islands Australia/New Zealand
Colombia South America 2
Comoros Eastern Africa 4
Congo, Democratic Republic of the Middle Africa 4
Congo, Republic of the Middle Africa 3
Cook Islands Polynesia
Costa Rica Central America 2
Cote d'Ivoire Western Africa 4
Croatia Southern Europe 1
Cuba Caribbean 2
Curacao Caribbean
Cyprus Western Asia 1
Czech Republic Eastern Europe 1
Denmark Northern Europe 1
Dhekelia Western Asia
Djibouti Eastern Africa 4
Dominica Caribbean 2
Dominican Republic Caribbean 2
Ecuador South America 2
Egypt Northern Africa 3
El Salvador Central America 3
Equatorial Guinea Middle Africa 3
Eritrea Eastern Africa 4
Estonia Northern Europe 1
Ethiopia Eastern Africa 4
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) South America
Faroe Islands Northern Europe
Fiji Melanesia 2
Finland Northern Europe 1
France Western Europe 1
French Guiana South America
French Polynesia Polynesia
Gabon Middle Africa 3
Gambia, The Western Africa 4
Georgia Western Asia 2
Germany Western Europe 1
Ghana Western Africa 3
Gibraltar Southern Europe
Greece Southern Europe 1
Greenland Northern America
Grenada Caribbean 2
Guadeloupe Caribbean
Guam Micronesia (region)
Guatemala Central America 3
Guernsey Northern Europe
Guinea Western Africa 4
Guinea-Bissau Western Africa 4
Guyana South America 3
Haiti Caribbean 4
Honduras Central America 3
Hong Kong Eastern Asia 1
Hungary Eastern Europe 1
Iceland Northern Europe 1
India South-Central Asia 3
Indonesia South-Eastern Asia 3
Iran South-Central Asia 2
Iraq Western Asia 3
Ireland Northern Europe 1
Isle of Man Northern Europe
Israel Western Asia 1
Italy Southern Europe 1
Jamaica Caribbean 2
Japan Eastern Asia 1
Jersey Northern Europe
Jordan Western Asia 2
Kazakhstan South-Central Asia 2
Kenya Eastern Africa 3
Kiribati Micronesia (region) 3
Korea, (North) Democratic Republic of Eastern Asia
Korea, (South) Republic of Eastern Asia 1
Kosovo Southern Europe
Kuwait Western Asia 1
Kyrgyzstan South-Central Asia 3
Laos South-Eastern Asia 3
Latvia Northern Europe 1
Lebanon Western Asia 2
Lesotho Southern Africa 4
Liberia Western Africa 4
Libya Northern Africa 2
Liechtenstein Western Europe 1
Lithuania Northern Europe 1
Luxembourg Western Europe 1
Macau Eastern Asia
Macedonia Southern Europe 2
Madagascar Eastern Africa 4
Malawi Eastern Africa 4
Malaysia South-Eastern Asia 2
Maldives South-Central Asia 2
Mali Western Africa 4
Malta Southern Europe 1
Marshall Islands Micronesia (region)
Martinique Caribbean
Mauritania Western Africa 4
Mauritius Eastern Africa 2
Mayotte Eastern Africa
Mexico Central America 2
Micronesia, Federated States of Micronesia (region) 3
Moldova Eastern Europe 3
Monaco Western Europe
Mongolia Eastern Asia 2
Montenegro Southern Europe 1
Montserrat Caribbean
Morocco Northern Africa 3
Mozambique Eastern Africa 4
Namibia Southern Africa 3
Nauru Micronesia (region)
Nepal South-Central Asia 3
Netherlands Western Europe 1
New Caledonia Melanesia
New Zealand Australia/New Zealand 1
Nicaragua Central America 3
Niger Western Africa 4
Nigeria Western Africa 4
Niue Polynesia
Norfolk Island Australia/New Zealand
Northern Cyprus Western Asia
Northern Mariana Islands Micronesia (region)
Norway Northern Europe 1
Occupied Palestinian Territories Western Asia 3
Oman Western Asia 2
Pakistan South-Central Asia 3
Palau Micronesia (region) 2
Panama Central America 2
Papua New Guinea Melanesia 4
Paraguay South America 3
Peru South America 2
Philippines South-Eastern Asia 3
Pitcairn Islands Polynesia
Poland Eastern Europe 1
Portugal Southern Europe 1
Puerto Rico Caribbean
Qatar Western Asia 1
Reunion Eastern Africa
Romania Eastern Europe 1
Russia Eastern Europe 1
Rwanda Eastern Africa 4
Saint Barthelemy Caribbean
Saint Helena Western Africa
Saint Kitts and Nevis Caribbean 2
Saint Lucia Caribbean 2
Saint Martin Caribbean
Saint Pierre and Miquelon Northern America
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Caribbean 2
Samoa Polynesia 2
San Marino Southern Europe
Sao Tome and Principe Middle Africa 3
Saudi Arabia Western Asia 1
Senegal Western Africa 4
Serbia Southern Europe 2
Seychelles Eastern Africa 2
Sierra Leone Western Africa 4
Singapore South-Eastern Asia 1
Sint Maarten Caribbean
Slovakia Eastern Europe 1
Slovenia Southern Europe 1
Solomon Islands Melanesia 4
Somalia Eastern Africa
Somaliland Eastern Africa
South Africa Southern Africa 3
South Sudan Eastern Africa 4
Spain Southern Europe 1
Spanish North Africa Northern Africa
Sri Lanka South-Central Asia 2
Sudan Northern Africa 4
Suriname South America 2
Svalbard Northern Europe
Swaziland Southern Africa 4
Sweden Northern Europe 1
Switzerland Western Europe 1
Syria Western Asia 4
Taiwan Eastern Asia
Tajikistan South-Central Asia 3
Tanzania Eastern Africa 4
Thailand South-Eastern Asia 2
Timor-Leste South-Eastern Asia 3
Togo Western Africa 4
Tokelau Polynesia
Tonga Polynesia 2
Trinidad and Tobago Caribbean 2
Tunisia Northern Africa 2
Turkey Western Asia 2
Turkmenistan South-Central Asia 3
Turks and Caicos Islands Caribbean
Tuvalu Polynesia
Uganda Eastern Africa 4
Ukraine Eastern Europe 2
United Arab Emirates Western Asia 1
United Kingdom Northern Europe 1
United States (General) Northern America 1
Uruguay South America 2
Uzbekistan South-Central Asia 2
Vanuatu Melanesia 3
Vatican City Southern Europe
Venezuela South America 2
Vietnam South-Eastern Asia 3
Virgin Islands (U.S.) Caribbean
Wallis and Futuna Polynesia
Western Sahara Northern Africa
Yemen Western Asia 4
Zambia Eastern Africa 3
Zimbabwe Eastern Africa 4


1 The United Nations Human Development Reports provide data and statistical analysis in various areas of human development. The Human Development Report (HDR) presents two types of statistics: the human development indicator tables, which provide a global assessment of country achievements in different areas of human development, and thematic statistical analysis. A dataset with these and the other international measures highlighted on the country pages can be downloaded from this website. Used with permission.

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