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Sub-national GDI

2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Afghanistan
Total 0.617 0.632 0.646 0.661 0.675 0.690 0.699 0.703 0.708 0.709 0.713 0.714 0.720 0.723
Central (Kabul Wardak Kapisa Logar Parwan Panjsher) 0.660 0.673 0.686 0.700 0.713 0.726 0.735 0.740 0.743 0.745 0.748 0.749 0.756 0.763
Central Highlands (Bamyan Daikundi) 0.668 0.686 0.704 0.722 0.740 0.758 0.770 0.775 0.780 0.783 0.785 0.787 0.790 0.792
East (Nangarhar Kunar Laghman Nooristan) 0.531 0.544 0.556 0.569 0.581 0.594 0.603 0.608 0.612 0.614 0.617 0.618 0.621 0.624
North (Samangan Sar-e-Pul Balkh Jawzjan Faryab) 0.641 0.658 0.675 0.693 0.710 0.727 0.742 0.751 0.757 0.763 0.768 0.770 0.777 0.780
North East (Baghlan Takhar Badakhshan Kunduz) 0.656 0.672 0.688 0.705 0.721 0.737 0.735 0.732 0.726 0.719 0.713 0.715 0.719 0.722
South (Uruzgan Helmand Zabul Nimroz Kandahar) 0.473 0.484 0.495 0.505 0.516 0.527 0.551 0.569 0.583 0.592 0.601 0.603 0.607 0.610
South East (Ghazni Paktya Paktika Khost) 0.502 0.514 0.526 0.539 0.551 0.563 0.578 0.588 0.599 0.607 0.616 0.617 0.619 0.619
West (Ghor Herat Badghis Farah) 0.658 0.675 0.692 0.710 0.727 0.744 0.745 0.743 0.738 0.732 0.728 0.730 0.734 0.738
Algeria
Total 0.783 0.788 0.793 0.797 0.802 0.807 0.813 0.818 0.824 0.829 0.835 0.838 0.840 0.843 0.841 0.858 0.860 0.864 0.865
Hauts Plateaux Centre (Djelfa, Laghouat, MSila) 0.756 0.761 0.765 0.770 0.774 0.779 0.785 0.791 0.797 0.803 0.809 0.813 0.816 0.819 0.817 0.832 0.832 0.837 0.838
Hauts Plateaux Est (Setif, Batna, Khenchela, Bordj Bou Arreridj, Oum El Bouaghi, Tebessa) 0.781 0.786 0.791 0.796 0.801 0.806 0.812 0.818 0.823 0.829 0.835 0.840 0.842 0.845 0.842 0.859 0.860 0.866 0.866
Hauts Plateaux Ouest (Tiaret, Saida, Tissemsilt, Naama, El Bayadh) 0.804 0.808 0.812 0.816 0.820 0.824 0.829 0.834 0.838 0.843 0.848 0.851 0.853 0.855 0.851 0.868 0.869 0.873 0.874
Nord Centre (Alger, Blida, Boumerdes, Tipaza, Bouira, Medea, Tizi-Ouzou, Bejaia, Chlef, Ain Defla) 0.794 0.798 0.802 0.807 0.811 0.815 0.820 0.824 0.829 0.833 0.838 0.840 0.842 0.844 0.841 0.859 0.859 0.865 0.865
Nord Est (Annaba, Constantine, Skikda, Jijel, Mila, Souk Ahras, El Tarf, Guelma) 0.789 0.795 0.800 0.806 0.811 0.817 0.823 0.830 0.836 0.843 0.849 0.854 0.857 0.860 0.857 0.876 0.877 0.882 0.883
Nord Ouest (Oran, Tlemcen, Mostaganem, Ain Temouchent, Relizane, Sidi Bel Abbes, Mascara) 0.765 0.770 0.775 0.780 0.785 0.790 0.796 0.802 0.808 0.814 0.820 0.825 0.828 0.831 0.827 0.845 0.846 0.851 0.851
Sud (Bechar, Tindouf, Adrar, Ghardaia, Biskra, El Oued, Ouargla, Tamanrasset,Illizi) 0.770 0.775 0.780 0.786 0.791 0.796 0.802 0.808 0.814 0.820 0.826 0.831 0.833 0.837 0.834 0.850 0.852 0.857 0.857
Bahrain
Total 0.939 0.945 0.950 0.956 0.961 0.967 0.968 0.969 0.970 0.971 0.972 0.971 0.941 0.944 0.941 0.938 0.932 0.937 0.937
Egypt
Total 0.807 0.811 0.814 0.818 0.821 0.825 0.829 0.832 0.836 0.839 0.843 0.866 0.872 0.866 0.872 0.877 0.874 0.875 0.878
Alexandria 0.864 0.864 0.864 0.863 0.863 0.863 0.863 0.863 0.863 0.863 0.863 0.887 0.893 0.886 0.892 0.898 0.895 0.895 0.899
Assuit 0.755 0.758 0.760 0.763 0.765 0.768 0.776 0.784 0.793 0.801 0.809 0.833 0.840 0.835 0.841 0.847 0.843 0.844 0.847
Aswan 0.796 0.803 0.810 0.816 0.823 0.830 0.831 0.832 0.834 0.835 0.836 0.864 0.874 0.870 0.880 0.886 0.883 0.883 0.887
Behera 0.785 0.793 0.801 0.808 0.816 0.824 0.827 0.829 0.832 0.834 0.837 0.858 0.863 0.855 0.859 0.865 0.861 0.862 0.865
Beni Suef 0.729 0.740 0.751 0.762 0.773 0.784 0.792 0.799 0.807 0.814 0.822 0.848 0.856 0.852 0.860 0.865 0.862 0.862 0.866
Cairo 0.853 0.852 0.851 0.849 0.848 0.847 0.851 0.854 0.858 0.861 0.865 0.887 0.891 0.883 0.886 0.892 0.889 0.889 0.893
Dakahlia 0.856 0.856 0.855 0.855 0.854 0.854 0.857 0.860 0.863 0.866 0.869 0.895 0.901 0.894 0.900 0.906 0.903 0.904 0.907
Damietta 0.865 0.867 0.869 0.871 0.873 0.875 0.880 0.885 0.891 0.896 0.901 0.923 0.925 0.915 0.918 0.924 0.920 0.921 0.925
Fayoum 0.767 0.772 0.777 0.782 0.787 0.792 0.796 0.799 0.803 0.806 0.810 0.842 0.856 0.856 0.869 0.874 0.871 0.872 0.874
Frontier governorates (Red Sea, New Valley, Matroh, North Sainai, South Sainai) 0.804 0.805 0.807 0.808 0.810 0.811 0.812 0.813 0.815 0.816 0.817 0.843 0.851 0.846 0.854 0.860 0.857 0.858 0.862
Gharbia 0.833 0.837 0.841 0.846 0.850 0.854 0.854 0.854 0.854 0.854 0.854 0.879 0.885 0.879 0.885 0.891 0.888 0.888 0.892
Giza 0.807 0.816 0.825 0.833 0.842 0.851 0.849 0.847 0.846 0.844 0.842 0.863 0.868 0.860 0.864 0.870 0.867 0.868 0.870
Ismailia 0.863 0.858 0.854 0.849 0.845 0.840 0.846 0.852 0.857 0.863 0.869 0.889 0.892 0.882 0.885 0.890 0.887 0.888 0.892
Kafr El-Sheikh 0.823 0.821 0.819 0.816 0.814 0.812 0.819 0.826 0.834 0.841 0.848 0.875 0.884 0.879 0.887 0.893 0.890 0.890 0.894
Kalyubia 0.806 0.808 0.810 0.811 0.813 0.815 0.825 0.834 0.844 0.853 0.863 0.886 0.892 0.884 0.889 0.895 0.893 0.892 0.896
Menoufia 0.819 0.821 0.823 0.825 0.827 0.829 0.833 0.836 0.840 0.843 0.847 0.874 0.882 0.879 0.887 0.892 0.890 0.890 0.894
Menya 0.746 0.748 0.751 0.753 0.756 0.758 0.767 0.776 0.785 0.794 0.803 0.828 0.837 0.832 0.839 0.844 0.841 0.842 0.844
Port Said 0.873 0.872 0.871 0.870 0.869 0.868 0.870 0.872 0.874 0.876 0.878 0.901 0.905 0.898 0.902 0.908 0.905 0.906 0.910
Qena 0.737 0.747 0.756 0.766 0.775 0.785 0.788 0.792 0.795 0.799 0.802 0.827 0.835 0.830 0.837 0.842 0.839 0.840 0.843
Sharkia 0.825 0.828 0.832 0.835 0.839 0.842 0.842 0.843 0.843 0.844 0.844 0.867 0.872 0.864 0.869 0.875 0.871 0.872 0.875
Souhag 0.728 0.736 0.744 0.753 0.761 0.769 0.775 0.780 0.786 0.791 0.797 0.818 0.824 0.817 0.820 0.825 0.823 0.823 0.826
Suez 0.830 0.833 0.836 0.838 0.841 0.844 0.848 0.853 0.857 0.862 0.866 0.893 0.901 0.896 0.904 0.910 0.908 0.908 0.912
Iran
Total 0.797 0.807 0.817 0.826 0.836 0.846 0.851 0.856 0.861 0.866 0.871 0.868 0.864 0.859 0.858 0.862 0.873 0.873 0.874
Ardebil 0.771 0.781 0.790 0.800 0.809 0.819 0.828 0.837 0.847 0.856 0.865 0.868 0.865 0.858 0.857 0.861 0.872 0.872 0.873
Bushehr 0.806 0.816 0.825 0.835 0.844 0.854 0.857 0.860 0.863 0.866 0.869 0.863 0.860 0.854 0.853 0.858 0.868 0.868 0.869
Chaharmahal and Bakhtiyari 0.807 0.817 0.827 0.836 0.846 0.856 0.860 0.864 0.869 0.873 0.877 0.874 0.869 0.864 0.863 0.867 0.877 0.877 0.878
EastAzarbayejan 0.798 0.808 0.818 0.828 0.838 0.848 0.851 0.854 0.858 0.861 0.864 0.859 0.855 0.849 0.849 0.853 0.863 0.864 0.865
Esfahan 0.821 0.831 0.841 0.850 0.860 0.870 0.875 0.880 0.884 0.889 0.894 0.890 0.886 0.880 0.880 0.884 0.894 0.894 0.896
Fars 0.788 0.798 0.808 0.818 0.828 0.838 0.845 0.853 0.860 0.868 0.875 0.875 0.871 0.865 0.864 0.869 0.879 0.879 0.881
Gilan 0.816 0.826 0.836 0.846 0.856 0.866 0.869 0.872 0.876 0.879 0.882 0.877 0.873 0.867 0.867 0.871 0.881 0.881 0.882
Golestan 0.793 0.803 0.813 0.822 0.832 0.842 0.845 0.847 0.850 0.852 0.855 0.850 0.845 0.840 0.839 0.843 0.854 0.854 0.855
Hamedan 0.808 0.818 0.828 0.838 0.848 0.858 0.860 0.863 0.865 0.868 0.870 0.865 0.860 0.854 0.853 0.859 0.868 0.869 0.870
Hormozgan 0.796 0.806 0.816 0.825 0.835 0.845 0.850 0.855 0.859 0.864 0.869 0.865 0.861 0.855 0.855 0.860 0.869 0.870 0.871
Ilam 0.805 0.815 0.824 0.834 0.843 0.853 0.854 0.855 0.855 0.856 0.857 0.850 0.847 0.841 0.840 0.845 0.854 0.854 0.855
Kerman 0.822 0.832 0.843 0.853 0.864 0.874 0.876 0.877 0.879 0.880 0.882 0.875 0.870 0.865 0.864 0.868 0.879 0.879 0.880
Kermanshah 0.791 0.801 0.810 0.820 0.829 0.839 0.842 0.845 0.849 0.852 0.855 0.851 0.847 0.842 0.840 0.845 0.855 0.855 0.856
Khorasan-e-Razavi 0.800 0.810 0.820 0.830 0.840 0.850 0.855 0.859 0.864 0.868 0.873 0.869 0.865 0.859 0.858 0.864 0.873 0.874 0.875
Khuzestan 0.787 0.797 0.806 0.816 0.825 0.835 0.841 0.847 0.853 0.859 0.865 0.862 0.859 0.854 0.853 0.857 0.867 0.867 0.868
Kohgiluyeh and Boyerahmad 0.768 0.777 0.786 0.796 0.805 0.814 0.819 0.824 0.830 0.835 0.840 0.837 0.834 0.828 0.827 0.831 0.842 0.842 0.842
Kordestan 0.756 0.765 0.774 0.783 0.792 0.801 0.807 0.813 0.818 0.824 0.830 0.829 0.826 0.820 0.819 0.823 0.832 0.833 0.834
Lorestan 0.801 0.811 0.821 0.831 0.841 0.851 0.853 0.855 0.856 0.858 0.860 0.854 0.850 0.844 0.843 0.848 0.858 0.858 0.859
Markazi 0.800 0.810 0.820 0.829 0.839 0.849 0.854 0.858 0.863 0.867 0.872 0.868 0.865 0.859 0.857 0.863 0.873 0.872 0.873
Mazandaran 0.828 0.838 0.849 0.859 0.870 0.880 0.880 0.881 0.881 0.882 0.882 0.874 0.870 0.864 0.863 0.868 0.878 0.878 0.879
North Khorasan 0.777 0.787 0.797 0.806 0.816 0.826 0.831 0.837 0.842 0.848 0.853 0.851 0.846 0.841 0.839 0.844 0.854 0.855 0.856
Qazvin 0.795 0.805 0.815 0.824 0.834 0.844 0.849 0.854 0.858 0.863 0.868 0.865 0.861 0.856 0.855 0.860 0.870 0.870 0.871
Qom 0.824 0.834 0.844 0.854 0.864 0.874 0.875 0.876 0.876 0.877 0.878 0.869 0.865 0.859 0.858 0.862 0.873 0.873 0.874
Semnan 0.816 0.826 0.836 0.847 0.857 0.867 0.873 0.879 0.886 0.892 0.898 0.896 0.892 0.887 0.886 0.891 0.900 0.901 0.902
Sistanand Baluchestan 0.752 0.762 0.771 0.781 0.790 0.800 0.804 0.808 0.813 0.817 0.821 0.819 0.815 0.809 0.808 0.812 0.822 0.823 0.823
South Khorasan 0.773 0.783 0.793 0.802 0.812 0.822 0.830 0.838 0.845 0.853 0.861 0.861 0.858 0.852 0.851 0.855 0.865 0.866 0.867
Tehran and Alborz 0.817 0.827 0.837 0.848 0.858 0.868 0.872 0.877 0.881 0.886 0.890 0.885 0.882 0.876 0.875 0.879 0.890 0.890 0.892
WestAzarbayejan 0.748 0.757 0.767 0.776 0.786 0.795 0.801 0.807 0.814 0.820 0.826 0.825 0.821 0.816 0.815 0.819 0.828 0.829 0.830
Yazd 0.771 0.780 0.790 0.799 0.809 0.818 0.828 0.838 0.848 0.858 0.868 0.871 0.866 0.860 0.860 0.864 0.874 0.874 0.875
Zanjan 0.772 0.782 0.792 0.801 0.811 0.821 0.827 0.833 0.839 0.845 0.851 0.848 0.845 0.838 0.837 0.842 0.852 0.853 0.853
Iraq
Total 0.724 0.730 0.735 0.741 0.746 0.752 0.759 0.766 0.773 0.780 0.787 0.790 0.789 0.788 0.789 0.788 0.791 0.791 0.789
Anbar 0.715 0.721 0.726 0.732 0.737 0.743 0.748 0.754 0.759 0.765 0.770 0.773 0.771 0.767 0.766 0.763 0.764 0.761 0.757
Babylon 0.723 0.729 0.735 0.740 0.746 0.752 0.757 0.762 0.768 0.773 0.778 0.779 0.781 0.782 0.786 0.788 0.792 0.793 0.796
Baghdad 0.754 0.760 0.766 0.772 0.778 0.784 0.790 0.796 0.801 0.807 0.813 0.815 0.814 0.811 0.812 0.809 0.811 0.809 0.808
Basra 0.747 0.753 0.759 0.765 0.771 0.777 0.782 0.788 0.793 0.799 0.804 0.806 0.801 0.796 0.794 0.790 0.789 0.785 0.781
Diala 0.720 0.726 0.732 0.737 0.743 0.749 0.755 0.761 0.767 0.773 0.779 0.782 0.786 0.789 0.795 0.798 0.804 0.808 0.811
Dohouk 0.750 0.756 0.762 0.767 0.773 0.779 0.781 0.783 0.785 0.787 0.789 0.786 0.790 0.792 0.796 0.799 0.804 0.807 0.809
Erbil 0.738 0.744 0.749 0.755 0.760 0.766 0.771 0.777 0.782 0.788 0.793 0.794 0.795 0.796 0.798 0.799 0.803 0.804 0.804
Kerbela 0.744 0.750 0.756 0.762 0.768 0.774 0.782 0.789 0.797 0.804 0.812 0.817 0.813 0.807 0.805 0.799 0.798 0.793 0.788
Maysan 0.674 0.679 0.685 0.690 0.696 0.701 0.710 0.720 0.729 0.739 0.748 0.755 0.755 0.753 0.755 0.753 0.756 0.754 0.754
Muthanna 0.686 0.691 0.697 0.702 0.708 0.713 0.718 0.723 0.729 0.734 0.739 0.741 0.740 0.737 0.736 0.734 0.735 0.733 0.729
Najaf 0.758 0.764 0.770 0.776 0.782 0.788 0.790 0.791 0.793 0.794 0.796 0.793 0.790 0.786 0.785 0.781 0.782 0.778 0.776
Nenava 0.690 0.696 0.701 0.707 0.712 0.718 0.726 0.735 0.743 0.752 0.760 0.767 0.767 0.768 0.770 0.770 0.774 0.774 0.775
Qadisiya 0.711 0.717 0.723 0.728 0.734 0.740 0.747 0.753 0.760 0.766 0.773 0.776 0.779 0.782 0.787 0.790 0.796 0.799 0.801
Salaheldeen 0.667 0.673 0.678 0.684 0.689 0.695 0.706 0.716 0.727 0.737 0.748 0.757 0.758 0.760 0.763 0.763 0.769 0.770 0.771
Suleimaniya 0.741 0.747 0.753 0.758 0.764 0.770 0.778 0.786 0.793 0.801 0.809 0.813 0.810 0.806 0.804 0.801 0.801 0.799 0.795
Ta-amem-Karkuk 0.719 0.725 0.730 0.736 0.741 0.747 0.753 0.759 0.765 0.771 0.777 0.778 0.781 0.782 0.786 0.787 0.792 0.794 0.795
Thi-Qar 0.691 0.697 0.703 0.708 0.714 0.720 0.726 0.732 0.739 0.745 0.751 0.754 0.758 0.761 0.766 0.769 0.776 0.779 0.781
Wasit 0.710 0.716 0.722 0.728 0.734 0.740 0.745 0.751 0.756 0.762 0.767 0.768 0.769 0.769 0.770 0.771 0.773 0.772 0.772
Jordan
Total 0.836 0.835 0.834 0.832 0.831 0.830 0.834 0.838 0.843 0.847 0.851 0.853 0.849 0.846 0.849 0.854 0.866 0.867 0.868
Aljoun 0.837 0.836 0.834 0.833 0.831 0.830 0.836 0.842 0.847 0.853 0.859 0.863 0.862 0.857 0.860 0.863 0.874 0.873 0.875
Amman 0.841 0.839 0.837 0.835 0.833 0.831 0.834 0.838 0.841 0.845 0.848 0.849 0.845 0.843 0.848 0.853 0.866 0.867 0.869
Aqaba 0.840 0.840 0.839 0.839 0.838 0.838 0.842 0.846 0.851 0.855 0.859 0.860 0.855 0.853 0.858 0.863 0.876 0.877 0.879
Balqa 0.817 0.818 0.819 0.820 0.821 0.822 0.828 0.834 0.839 0.845 0.851 0.854 0.849 0.846 0.849 0.854 0.865 0.866 0.867
Irbid 0.827 0.826 0.825 0.823 0.822 0.821 0.826 0.831 0.836 0.841 0.846 0.849 0.847 0.844 0.847 0.850 0.861 0.861 0.863
Jarash 0.827 0.827 0.827 0.826 0.826 0.826 0.831 0.836 0.840 0.845 0.850 0.852 0.849 0.848 0.853 0.859 0.873 0.875 0.879
Karak 0.851 0.850 0.849 0.847 0.846 0.845 0.847 0.850 0.852 0.855 0.857 0.854 0.847 0.845 0.850 0.854 0.867 0.868 0.870
Maan 0.838 0.836 0.833 0.831 0.828 0.826 0.831 0.835 0.840 0.844 0.849 0.853 0.851 0.850 0.856 0.863 0.877 0.880 0.882
Madaba 0.832 0.833 0.834 0.835 0.836 0.837 0.841 0.845 0.849 0.853 0.857 0.856 0.850 0.848 0.853 0.859 0.872 0.873 0.875
Mafraq 0.813 0.815 0.817 0.818 0.820 0.822 0.826 0.831 0.835 0.840 0.844 0.844 0.839 0.835 0.840 0.844 0.856 0.857 0.859
Tafiela 0.836 0.834 0.833 0.831 0.830 0.828 0.834 0.841 0.847 0.854 0.860 0.865 0.865 0.861 0.864 0.868 0.880 0.880 0.882
Zarqa 0.843 0.841 0.839 0.838 0.836 0.834 0.839 0.843 0.848 0.852 0.857 0.860 0.858 0.851 0.852 0.853 0.862 0.859 0.862
Kuwait
Total 0.978 0.983 0.987 0.992 0.996 1.001 0.999 0.996 0.994 0.991 0.989 0.987 0.986 1.001 0.999 0.997 1.000 1.000 0.999
Ahmadi 0.962 0.967 0.971 0.976 0.980 0.985 0.982 0.980 0.977 0.975 0.972 0.971 0.970 0.984 0.982 0.980 0.983 0.984 0.982
Al Asimah, Hawalli, Al-Farwaniyah, Mubarak al-Sabah 0.988 0.993 0.997 1.002 1.006 1.011 1.009 1.006 1.004 1.001 0.999 0.997 0.996 1.010 1.009 1.006 1.009 1.010 1.009
Al-Jahra 0.959 0.964 0.968 0.973 0.977 0.982 0.980 0.977 0.975 0.972 0.970 0.968 0.967 0.981 0.979 0.978 0.980 0.982 0.980
Lebanon
Total 0.866 0.870 0.874 0.878 0.882 0.886 0.888 0.892 0.891 0.890 0.888 0.888 0.889 0.891
Beirut 0.884 0.888 0.893 0.897 0.902 0.906 0.907 0.910 0.910 0.909 0.907 0.907 0.909 0.910
Beqaa 0.860 0.864 0.868 0.873 0.877 0.881 0.882 0.885 0.885 0.884 0.882 0.882 0.883 0.884
Mount Lebanon 0.851 0.855 0.859 0.863 0.867 0.871 0.873 0.876 0.875 0.874 0.872 0.872 0.874 0.875
Northern 0.870 0.874 0.879 0.883 0.888 0.892 0.894 0.897 0.896 0.896 0.893 0.894 0.895 0.896
Southern, Nabtieh 0.889 0.893 0.897 0.901 0.905 0.909 0.911 0.914 0.914 0.913 0.911 0.912 0.913 0.913
Libya
Total 0.874 0.879 0.885 0.890 0.896 0.901 0.908 0.915 0.921 0.928 0.935 0.928 0.937 0.928 0.928 0.928 0.928 0.930 0.931
Cyrenaica 0.886 0.891 0.897 0.902 0.908 0.913 0.920 0.927 0.934 0.941 0.948 0.940 0.950 0.941 0.940 0.940 0.940 0.943 0.944
Fezzan 0.880 0.885 0.890 0.896 0.901 0.906 0.913 0.920 0.926 0.933 0.940 0.933 0.942 0.933 0.933 0.933 0.933 0.935 0.937
Tripolitania 0.868 0.873 0.878 0.884 0.889 0.894 0.901 0.908 0.914 0.921 0.928 0.921 0.930 0.922 0.921 0.922 0.921 0.923 0.924