Evidence now tells us that the levels of inequality are becoming an impediment for progress, and that action is needed on many fronts tackling inequalities only in turkey, chile, and mexico has inequality fallen, but in the latter two countries the incomes of the richest are still more than 25 times those of the poorest. India, with many policy-led pushes for digitalization, including a digital india campaign and initiatives to give a boost to digital payments, ought to pay attention to the overall low level of evolution in the country this can act as a drag on any initiative broader, more systemic changes are needed to boost. The world economic forum's global competitiveness survey looks at the financial health and risks of countries around the world one of the most interesting and important rankings is actually the level of government debt by looking at level of gross government debt as a percentage of gdp, it can indicate. In some countries, the challenge for efficiency starts at the reforms needed to achieve scientific and technological excellence growing investment has raised levels of excellence in s&t in many countries, but the degree of improvement may still be lower than the eu average for other countries the main. The new page for cuba on the state department's travel website states that americans should, reconsider travel to cuba due to health attacks directed at us embassy havana employees several european countries that are popular with american tourists were put at the tier 2 level due to risks related. To mark world religion day, a bahá'í initiative started in the 1950s, we've mapped the world's most - and least - religious countries we've based our map on the results of three win/gallup international polls, taken in 2008, 2009 and 2015 each asked respondents whether or not they felt religious for each. Country level economics: policies, institutions, and macroeconomic performance from university of illinois at urbana-champaign the long-run foreign exchange model is employed to derive a number of important lessons for the long run trends in currency values and competitiveness of producers in various countries.
Adolescent pregnancy, birth, and abortion rates across countries: levels and recent trends sedgh g(1), finer lb(2), bankole a(2) methods: information was obtained from countries' vital statistics reports and the united nations statistics division for most countries in this study alternate sources of information were used. Most-stressed-countries countries were allotted points for each variable based on their relative position in that category's ranking the country with the least- stressful measure for each variable received 0 points, while the country with the highest stress level received 100 points all other countries were. The world happiness report 2018 ranks 156 countries by their happiness levels and 117 countries by the happiness of their immigrants the report, produced by the united nations sustainable development solutions network (sdsn) with the support of the ernesto illy foundation, is edited by professor john f helliwell of.
It has generally been observed that in some countries, especially in developed countries many people are suffering from obesity, and this leads to decreasing of their health and fitness level this phenomenon has certain causes which i will investigate, and i will proceed with some possible measures to. In which country can i transfer personal data and under which conditions which country has adopted a specific data protection legislation or has a data protection authority this map allows you to see the level of data protection in each country you may access the geo-position of all data protection authorities by. Unemployment rate in eu countries january 2018 the unemployment rate is an important measure of a country or region's economic health, and despite unemployment levels in the european union falling slightly from a peak in early 2013 , they remain high, especially in comparison to the most important statistics.
This is a list of countries by level of military equipment, including naval ships, fighter aircraft and nuclear weapons this list is indicative only, as strict comparisons cannot accurately be made contents [hide] 1 list 2 see also 3 notes 4 references 5 bibliography 6 further reading 7 external links list country. Wri's aqueduct project recently [evaluated, mapped, and scored]( org/resources/maps/aqueduct-country-and-river-basin-rankings) water risks like these in 100 river basins, ranked by area and population, and 180 nations—the first such country-level water assessment of its kind.
A secondary school revision resource for gcse geography on the varying levels of development in different countries. Diversification strengthens institutions by lowering organizational risk factors, spreading interests in different areas, taking advantage of market opportunities, and acquiring companies both horizontal and vertical in nature industrialized or developed nations are specific countries with a high level of. In 2017, of 179 countries with evidence of injecting drug use, some level of nsp services were available in 93 countries, and there were 86 countries with evidence of ost implementation data to estimate nsp coverage were available for 57 countries, and for 60 countries to estimate ost coverage.
In too many countries, people are deprived of their most basic needs and go to bed hungry every night because of corruption, while the powerful and corrupt enjoy lavish lifestyles with impunity” – josé ugaz, chair of transparency international the interplay of corruption and inequality also feeds populism. Explore human development data from around the world using the interactive tools below data presented here were used in the preparation of the 2016 human development report, released on 21 march 2017 the human development report office releases five indices each year: the human development index (hdi),. Summary: the paper analyzes how the undp, the world bank, and the imf classify countries based on their level of development these systems are found lacking in clarity with regard to their underlying rationale the paper argues that a country classification system based on a transparent, data-driven. General information a-z list of countries and other areas us bilateral relations fact sheets independent states and dependencies state department contacts foreign contacts.