This is a list of developed countries by HDI. The Human Development Index (HDI) measures life expectancy, literacy, education, standards of living, well-being and quality of life for countries worldwide. It is used to distinguish whether the country is a developed, a developing or an underdeveloped country, and also to measure the impact of economic policies on quality of life. The countries below are developed as some of them are available in top ten richest countries, largest economies, oil producer and gold producer.
Even through Japan suffered from earthquake in 2011, it was able to make it on the list. Not only Japan is the tenth developed countries but also the tenth largest economy and fifth largest exporter in the world.
Switzerland is the world’s ninth developed country and seventh richest country.
Sweden is the eighth developed country and one of the oil producer in the world.
Ireland is the seventh richest country and one of the oil producer in the world.
New Zealand is the sixth developed country and one of the oil producer in the world.
Germany is the fifth developed country and largest economy and third largest exporter in the world.
Netherlands is the world’s fourth developed country and eighth largest exporter.
USA is the third developed countries. It is also the largest economy, second largest exporter and sixth richest country in the world.
Australia is the second developed country, tenth richest country and is also on the top twenty list of largest exporters in the world.
The developed country in the world is NORWAY. It is also the fourth richest country.