India ranks 131 in UN’s Human Development Index
Posted on Thursday 17th December, 2020 by Ashutosh
India slipped two spots to rank 131 among 189 countries in the 2020 human development index for year 2019, a report released by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). India had ranked 129 in 2018 in the index. Norway topped the index, followed by Ireland and Switzerland. Human Development Index is the measure of a nation’s health, education, and standards of living. India’s HDI value is 0.645 placing it in the medium human development category.
Source: Indian ExpressEducation Health Miscellaneous World