Monday, 8 Mar 2021
Oman has achieved the fifth place in the Arab world and the 48th place worldwide in the Human Development Index 2018 issued by the United Nations, thus advancing four places globally and one in the region from last year’s rankings.

Oman ranked fifth in Arab globe in Human Development Index 2018

The report stated that nations have created progress in rankings as a outcome of their financial improvement and attaining the highest levels of improvement in the fields of education, well being and top quality of life.

In the report issued by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Oman has progressed 4 areas, to be ranked 48th worldwide from its final year’s position of 52. In the final report, the sultanate was placed sixth in the Arab globe. Out of the total of 189 nations, Oman has gained .821 points.

In the sub-indices, Oman registered 77.three years in the life expectancy at birth 13.9 in the anticipated years of schooling 9.five in the imply years of schooling, and US$36,290 in the gross national per capita revenue. Norway came initial in the globe followed by Switzerland, Australia, Ireland and Germany. Burundi, Chad, Southern Sudan, the Central African Republic and Niger have been amongst the final 5 in the report, which this year focused on problems affecting human improvement in the present and future.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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