Area Database (v4.1)

Subnational Human Development Index (SHDI)

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Papua New Guinea (Asia/Pacific)  
Total 0.498 0.506 0.514 0.522 0.530 0.520 0.537 0.541 0.548 0.548 0.549 0.549 0.555 0.561
Autonomous Region of Bougainville 0.531 0.540 0.549 0.558 0.567 0.557 0.574 0.579 0.586 0.587 0.588 0.588 0.595 0.602
Central 0.511 0.519 0.527 0.535 0.543 0.533 0.550 0.554 0.561 0.562 0.563 0.563 0.569 0.575
Chimbu, Simbu 0.513 0.521 0.529 0.537 0.545 0.533 0.551 0.555 0.562 0.562 0.563 0.563 0.569 0.575
East New Britain 0.540 0.548 0.556 0.564 0.572 0.562 0.580 0.584 0.591 0.593 0.594 0.594 0.600 0.606
East Sepik 0.493 0.501 0.509 0.517 0.525 0.514 0.531 0.535 0.542 0.543 0.543 0.543 0.550 0.557
Eastern Highlands 0.468 0.476 0.484 0.492 0.500 0.488 0.505 0.509 0.516 0.516 0.516 0.516 0.522 0.528
Enga 0.440 0.447 0.454 0.461 0.468 0.456 0.473 0.476 0.483 0.482 0.483 0.482 0.488 0.494
Gulf 0.466 0.474 0.482 0.490 0.498 0.489 0.504 0.508 0.514 0.515 0.516 0.516 0.522 0.528
Hela 0.414 0.421 0.428 0.435 0.442 0.431 0.447 0.450 0.457 0.456 0.456 0.456 0.461 0.466
Jiwaka 0.496 0.504 0.512 0.520 0.528 0.516 0.534 0.538 0.545 0.544 0.545 0.545 0.551 0.557
Madang 0.500 0.508 0.516 0.524 0.532 0.522 0.539 0.543 0.550 0.551 0.551 0.551 0.558 0.565
Manus 0.549 0.557 0.565 0.573 0.581 0.572 0.589 0.594 0.601 0.603 0.604 0.604 0.611 0.618
Milne Bay 0.503 0.511 0.519 0.527 0.535 0.526 0.542 0.546 0.553 0.554 0.555 0.555 0.561 0.567
Morobe 0.533 0.541 0.549 0.557 0.565 0.555 0.572 0.576 0.583 0.584 0.585 0.585 0.592 0.599
National Capital District 0.654 0.663 0.672 0.681 0.690 0.680 0.700 0.704 0.712 0.716 0.717 0.717 0.725 0.733
New Ireland 0.534 0.543 0.552 0.561 0.570 0.560 0.577 0.582 0.589 0.591 0.591 0.591 0.598 0.605
Northern, Oro 0.497 0.505 0.513 0.521 0.529 0.519 0.536 0.540 0.546 0.548 0.548 0.548 0.554 0.560
Southern Highlands 0.439 0.446 0.453 0.460 0.467 0.456 0.472 0.476 0.483 0.481 0.482 0.482 0.488 0.494
West New Britain 0.533 0.541 0.549 0.557 0.565 0.555 0.572 0.576 0.583 0.585 0.586 0.586 0.592 0.598
West Sepik, Sandaun 0.478 0.485 0.492 0.499 0.506 0.496 0.512 0.517 0.523 0.524 0.524 0.524 0.530 0.536
Western 0.508 0.515 0.522 0.529 0.536 0.527 0.543 0.548 0.555 0.556 0.557 0.557 0.563 0.569
Western Highlands 0.525 0.534 0.543 0.552 0.561 0.548 0.567 0.571 0.578 0.578 0.579 0.579 0.585 0.591
Lighter numbers are estimates