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Subnational Human Development Index (4.0)

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Sub-national HDI

1990 1991 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
United Kingdom
Total 0.775 0.787 0.801 0.814 0.826 0.839 0.844 0.849 0.855 0.861 0.867 0.870 0.874 0.878 0.885 0.890 0.889 0.892 0.896 0.899 0.905 0.899 0.897 0.914 0.918 0.916 0.918 0.919 0.920
East Midlands 0.764 0.776 0.789 0.801 0.815 0.829 0.832 0.838 0.843 0.848 0.854 0.858 0.861 0.865 0.874 0.877 0.877 0.879 0.882 0.884 0.892 0.885 0.882 0.900 0.903 0.901 0.903 0.904 0.906
East of England 0.772 0.784 0.798 0.810 0.824 0.837 0.842 0.847 0.852 0.857 0.863 0.868 0.871 0.875 0.883 0.884 0.883 0.885 0.889 0.892 0.897 0.890 0.889 0.905 0.910 0.907 0.907 0.908 0.910
London 0.803 0.817 0.831 0.844 0.857 0.872 0.877 0.882 0.888 0.893 0.900 0.904 0.908 0.909 0.917 0.925 0.925 0.931 0.936 0.939 0.945 0.941 0.940 0.958 0.963 0.960 0.965 0.966 0.967
North East 0.755 0.766 0.779 0.791 0.804 0.818 0.823 0.828 0.833 0.838 0.845 0.849 0.853 0.858 0.864 0.871 0.870 0.871 0.874 0.878 0.885 0.878 0.875 0.888 0.889 0.894 0.894 0.894 0.895
North West 0.763 0.775 0.788 0.801 0.814 0.827 0.832 0.837 0.842 0.846 0.854 0.856 0.860 0.863 0.872 0.877 0.876 0.878 0.881 0.886 0.892 0.884 0.883 0.898 0.902 0.904 0.905 0.906 0.907
Northern Ireland 0.754 0.765 0.779 0.791 0.803 0.817 0.821 0.826 0.832 0.837 0.844 0.850 0.855 0.860 0.866 0.872 0.870 0.872 0.875 0.875 0.881 0.872 0.872 0.887 0.885 0.885 0.884 0.885 0.887
Scotland 0.760 0.772 0.786 0.798 0.812 0.827 0.831 0.836 0.841 0.847 0.853 0.857 0.860 0.864 0.871 0.877 0.876 0.878 0.884 0.887 0.891 0.886 0.884 0.902 0.907 0.907 0.911 0.912 0.914
South East 0.787 0.800 0.813 0.826 0.840 0.855 0.858 0.864 0.869 0.874 0.881 0.884 0.889 0.891 0.899 0.903 0.901 0.904 0.910 0.912 0.918 0.912 0.910 0.925 0.931 0.929 0.928 0.930 0.931
South West 0.781 0.793 0.807 0.820 0.833 0.847 0.851 0.856 0.861 0.866 0.871 0.876 0.879 0.882 0.889 0.892 0.891 0.893 0.897 0.899 0.907 0.899 0.897 0.911 0.918 0.915 0.914 0.917 0.918
Wales 0.752 0.764 0.777 0.789 0.802 0.815 0.819 0.824 0.829 0.833 0.840 0.842 0.848 0.852 0.859 0.863 0.861 0.862 0.866 0.870 0.876 0.871 0.868 0.883 0.884 0.885 0.881 0.882 0.883
West Midlands 0.763 0.774 0.788 0.801 0.814 0.827 0.831 0.836 0.841 0.846 0.852 0.856 0.860 0.862 0.872 0.874 0.871 0.874 0.877 0.879 0.886 0.880 0.878 0.894 0.900 0.900 0.901 0.902 0.904
Yorkshire and The Humber 0.765 0.777 0.790 0.803 0.815 0.830 0.833 0.839 0.844 0.849 0.855 0.859 0.862 0.867 0.873 0.876 0.875 0.877 0.881 0.885 0.888 0.881 0.879 0.896 0.899 0.899 0.899 0.901 0.902