Moldova: Human development

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 Moldova

Human Development Index (0 - 1)

 Latest value 0.767
 Year 2021
 Measure points
 Data availability 1990 - 2021
 Average 0.662
 Min - Max 0.598 - 0.767
 Source The United Nations
For that indicator, we provide data for Moldova from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Moldova during that period was 0.662 points with a minimum of 0.598 points in 1994 and a maximum of 0.767 points in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 0.767 points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 184 countries is 0.724 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Moldova - Human development - recent values

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Moldova - Human development - historical chart - 1990-2021




The Human Development Index for Moldova published by the United Nations is a composite measure including life expectancy, educational attainment, and income level. It aims to measure not only incomes but life quality as well.
Definition: The Human Development Index measures three basic dimensions of human development: long and healthy life, knowledge, and a decent standard of living. Four indicators are used to calculate the index: life expectancy at birth, mean years of schooling, expected years of schooling, and gross national income per capita.


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 Happiness index 5.69 2023 points
 Human development 0.767 2021 points
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 Land area 32,970 2021 sq. km
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