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India - Human development index

0.64 (score) in 2017

In 2017, human development index for India was 0.64 score. Human development index of India increased from 0.48 score in 1998 to 0.64 score in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 1.53 %.

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What is human development index?

A composite index measuring average achievement in three basic dimensions of human development—a long and healthy life, knowledge and a decent standard of living. 1=the most developed.

What is India human development index?

Date Value Change, %
2017 0.64 0.60 %
2016 0.64 1.52 %
2015 0.63 1.39 %
2014 0.62 1.82 %
2013 0.61 1.21 %
2012 0.60 1.42 %
2011 0.59 1.84 %
2010 0.58 1.90 %
2009 0.57 1.06 %
2008 0.56 1.40 %
2007 0.56 1.93 %
2006 0.55