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Subnational Human Development Index (3.0)

161 countries, 1730 sub-national regions
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Change history of Subnational HDI

Version 3.0 9 indicators New data added for Albania, Benin, Congo Brazzaville, Jordan, Ghana, Iraq, Kyrgyzstan, Lao, Maldives, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uganda and Tunisia. Number of subnational regions extended to 1730 by adding regions for Albania, Angola, Bangladesh, Congo Brazzaville, Nigeria, and Tanzania.
September 2019 161 countries
1730 sub-national regions
Version SD-2019 9 indicators Scientific Data (SD) version of SHDI Database. For details see: Smits & Permanyer (2019) "The Subnational Human Development Database". Scientific Data, Vol. 6, Nr. 190038 (www.nature.com/articles/sdata201938).
March 2019 161 countries
1625 sub-national regions
Version 2.2 1 indicators Data added for Equatorial Guinea. Data updated for Somalia, Kosovo, East Timor, Argentina, Venezuela, Malaysia, EU-countries and small improvements for other countries.
January 2019 161 countries
1625 sub-national regions
Version 2.1 1 indicators SHDI version 2.1 1990-2017
October 2018 160 countries
1621 sub-national regions
Version 1.0 1 indicators SHDI version 1.0
June 2018 160 countries
1621 sub-national regions