Índice de Desarrollo Humano


Costa Rica according to the Human Development Index (HDI)
Publication
year
Name of the
Index
Score* World
rank
Number of
countries
2000 HDI 2000
(data 1998)
0,797 48 174
2001 HDI 2001
(data 1999)
0,821 41 162
2002 HDI 2002
(data 2000)
0,820 43 173
2003 HDI 2003
(data 2001)
0,832 42 175
2004 HDI 2004
(data 2002)
0,834 45 177
2005 HDI 2005
(data 2003)
0,838 47 177
2006 HDI 2006
(data 2004)
0,841 48 177
2007 HDI 2007-08
(data 2005)
0,846 48 177
2009 HDI 2009
(data 2007)
0,854 54 182
2010 HDI 2010
(data 2010)**
0,725 62 169
2011 HDI 2011
(data 2011)
0,744 69 187
2013 HDI 2013
(data 2012)
0,773 62 186
2014 HDI 2014
(data 2013)
0,763 68
187
2015 HDI 2015
(data 2014)
0,766 69 188
* The scale used is from 0 to 1, where 1 represents the best possible rating.
** From this publication on a significant change occurred in the methodology.


Latin America and the Caribbean according to the HDI 2014
Country Score
World Rank
(187 countries)
Latin America
Rank
(18 countries)
Chile 0,82 41 1
Argentina 0,81 49 2
Uruguay 0,79 50 3
Panama 0,77 65 4
Venezuela, RB 0,76 67 5
Costa Rica 0,76 68 6
Mexico 0,76 71 7
Brazil 0,74 79 8
Peru 0,74 82 9
Colombia 0,71 98 10
Ecuador 0,71 98 10
Dominican Republic
0,70 102 12
Paraguay 0,68 111 13
Bolivia 0,67 113 14
El Salvador 0,66 115 15
Guatemala 0,63 125 16
Honduras 0,62 129 17
Nicaragua 0,61 132 18