Subnational HDI (v5.0)

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 2019
South Africa (Africa)  
Total 0.627 0.633 0.642 0.648 0.651 0.653 0.650 0.646 0.639 0.635 0.631 0.611 0.619 0.619 0.619 0.621 0.627 0.633 0.645 0.655 0.664 0.665 0.675 0.684 0.693 0.701 0.704 0.705 0.707 0.709
Eastern Cape 0.576 0.582 0.589 0.594 0.597 0.599 0.595 0.591 0.585 0.582 0.579 0.563 0.570 0.571 0.572 0.575 0.581 0.589 0.600 0.610 0.620 0.622 0.633 0.643 0.653 0.662 0.666 0.668 0.670 0.671
Free State 0.643 0.649 0.658 0.664 0.667 0.669 0.666 0.661 0.655 0.649 0.643 0.622 0.628 0.626 0.625 0.626 0.630 0.634 0.645 0.653 0.660 0.660 0.671 0.681 0.690 0.699 0.703 0.704 0.706 0.708
Gauteng 0.691 0.697 0.708 0.714 0.718 0.721 0.718 0.713 0.707 0.700 0.693 0.666 0.674 0.672 0.669 0.670 0.673 0.677 0.688 0.697 0.704 0.702 0.709 0.715 0.721 0.725 0.725 0.727 0.728 0.730
KwaZulu Natal 0.584 0.590 0.598 0.603 0.606 0.608 0.605 0.600 0.595 0.593 0.591 0.575 0.584 0.586 0.588 0.593 0.601 0.609 0.622 0.634 0.645 0.648 0.661 0.673 0.684 0.695 0.701 0.702 0.704 0.706
Mpumalanga 0.604 0.611 0.618 0.624 0.626 0.628 0.625 0.620 0.614 0.610 0.606 0.588 0.595 0.595 0.595 0.597 0.602 0.609 0.620 0.629 0.638 0.639 0.648 0.655 0.662 0.669 0.670 0.671 0.673 0.675
North West 0.622 0.628 0.636 0.641 0.644 0.646 0.643 0.639 0.633 0.627 0.622 0.601 0.606 0.605 0.603 0.604 0.608 0.612 0.622 0.630 0.637 0.636 0.645 0.652 0.660 0.666 0.668 0.669 0.671 0.672
Northern Cape 0.620 0.626 0.635 0.641 0.644 0.646 0.643 0.639 0.633 0.628 0.623 0.602 0.608 0.607 0.606 0.608 0.612 0.617 0.628 0.637 0.644 0.644 0.656 0.667 0.678 0.688 0.692 0.694 0.696 0.697
Northern Province 0.594 0.600 0.607 0.612 0.614 0.616 0.613 0.608 0.602 0.601 0.599 0.585 0.592 0.594 0.597 0.601 0.608 0.617 0.629 0.641 0.651 0.655 0.667 0.678 0.690 0.700 0.705 0.707 0.709 0.710
Western Cape 0.706 0.712 0.723 0.729 0.734 0.736 0.733 0.729 0.723 0.715 0.707 0.679 0.686 0.683 0.679 0.678 0.680 0.684 0.693 0.701 0.706 0.703 0.713 0.721 0.730 0.737 0.740 0.741 0.743 0.745