The Index Simulator

This simulator is for advanced users who have an understanding of the indices and have reviewed their country's ranking in those indices. The Index Simulator allows you to imagine how a change in your country's performance in an index KPI would alter its overall ranking, and to select other countries for comparison.

Country description

Paraguay is an upper middle income country. It has a GDP per capita of around 6.15 Thousand USD (2022) and HDI value of 0.72 (2021)

Index description

Planetary pressures-adjusted HDI (PHDI): HDI value adjusted by the level of carbon dioxide emissions and material footprint per capita to account for the excessive human pressure on the planet.

Results for Paraguay


2022 Simulator
projection
Rank 82
Score
0.65Value: 0.648287068899252
Value: 0.648287068899252

Comparison benchmarks
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Top 3 in Income Group
Top 3 in Region
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Income Group
Region
KPI Information icon 2022 - Paraguay
Weight Information icon Best Worst Aspirational value Information icon Current Value
plus interface iconPlanetary pressures-adjusted Human Development Index
Rank 82 / Score 0.65
Carbon dioxide emissions per capitaInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
37.02 0.03
Worst: Qatar 37.02
Best: Congo, Democratic Rep. 0.03
97.21%
1.06Value: 1.06129
Material footprint per capitaInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
85.70 0.47
Worst: Brunei Darussalam 85.70
Best: Ethiopia 0.47
78.34%
18.93Value: 18.93
Adjustment factor for planetary pressuresInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
1.00 0.43
Worst: Brunei Darussalam 0.43
Best: Ethiopia 1.00
83.19%
0.9Value: 0.904166
Human development indexInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
0.96 0.39
Worst: South Sudan 0.39
Best: Switzerland 0.96
57.37%
0.72Value: 0.717
Difference from HDI value (%)Information icon
Initial Value: 1
56.79 0.31
Worst: Ethiopia 0.31
Best: Brunei Darussalam 56.79
16.42%
9.58Value: 9.58339
Index Global Highlights
Global Details
Global Average
0.64 Value: 0.63646863766996
Developed Economies Average
0.74 0.743623381806402
Developing Economies Average
0.61 0.608996162446651
Highest Ranked Country Country United Kingdom
Score
0.82 0.81899825422996
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Brunei Darussalam
Score
0.36 0.35825076707605
Global Rank 155
Highest Ranked Developed Country Country United Kingdom
Score
0.82 0.81899825422996
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Developed Country Country Iceland
Score
0.63 0.632879590363712
Global Rank 95
Highest Ranked Developing Country Country Chile
Score
0.77 0.774858707571315
Global Rank 12
Lowest Ranked Developing Country Country Brunei Darussalam
Score
0.36 0.35825076707605
Global Rank 155
Arab Region Details Information icon
Arab Average
0.59 0.591916551248453
Arab Diversified Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, State of Palestine
0.66 0.660733602250891
Arab LDC Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Somalia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Yemen
0.5 0.499052445152642
Highest Ranked Country Country Oman
Score
0.71 0.709885914835121
Global Rank 48
Lowest Ranked Country Country Yemen
Score
0.45 0.447795165300745
Global Rank 146
Highest Arab Diversified Country Country Egypt
Score
0.69 0.691937078825513
Global Rank 56
Lowest Arab Diversified Country Country Iraq
Score
0.62 0.62193611636322
Global Rank 98
Highest Arab LDC Country Syrian Arab Republic
Score
0.56 0.56454604308916
Global Rank 111
Lowest Arab LDC Country Yemen
Score
0.45 0.447795165300745
Global Rank 146
Economies per capita
High-Income Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Nauru, Chile, Cyprus, Denmark, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Monaco, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Palau, Panama, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Qatar, Korea, Rep., Romania, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Czech Republic, Hong Kong SAR
0.71 0.712218498173626
Upper-Middle-Income Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, China, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep., Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Libya, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Montenegro, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, Russian Federation, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Serbia, Kosovo, Suriname, Thailand, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Venezuela, South Africa, North Macedonia
0.68 0.678872919256951
Lower-Middle-Income Algeria, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Myanmar, Comoros, Congo, Rep., Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ghana, Honduras, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lebanon, Lesotho, Mauritania, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Moldova, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Timor-Leste, Tunisia, Ukraine, Tanzania, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Uruguay, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Cote d'Ivoire, State of Palestine
0.61 0.607745586226663
Low Income Afghanistan, Chad, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Korea Dem Rep., Congo, Democratic Rep., Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Haiti, Malawi, Mali, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Madagascar, Mozambique, Niger, Somalia, Rwanda, Togo, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Uganda, Yemen, Central African Republic
0.48 0.475042658055353
Oil Exporting/Importing
Oil Exporting Average Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Chad, China, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Colombia, Congo, Rep., Congo, Democratic Rep., Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep., Iraq, Ireland, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Libya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Slovak Republic, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen
0.64 0.639655964617597
Oil Importing Average Afghanistan, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Croatia, Korea Dem Rep., Myanmar, Nauru, Chile, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Haiti, Malawi, Mali, Monaco, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Maldives, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Somalia, Korea, Rep., Moldova, Romania, Rwanda, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Togo, Kosovo, Sierra Leone, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Tanzania, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Uruguay, Czech Republic, Hong Kong SAR, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, South Africa, State of Palestine, North Macedonia
0.63 0.633258090806236
Oil Exporting Best Country United Kingdom
Score
0.82 0.81899825422996
Global Rank 1
Oil Exporting Worst Country Brunei Darussalam
Score
0.36 0.35825076707605
Global Rank 155
Oil Importing Best Country Spain
Score
0.82 0.818793881921711
Global Rank 2
Oil Importing Worst Country Niger
Score
0.39 0.39199560913337
Global Rank 152
OECD Information icon
OECD Average
0.74 0.744841833153241
OECD Developed Average Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Czech Republic
0.74 0.74486422599439
OECD Developing Average Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Korea, Rep., Turkey
0.74 0.736615582819279
OECD Best Country United Kingdom
Score
0.82 0.81899825422996
Global Rank 1
OECD Worst Country Iceland
Score
0.63 0.632879590363712
Global Rank 95
OECD Developed Best Country United Kingdom
Score
0.82 0.81899825422996
Global Rank 1
OECD Developed Worst Country Iceland
Score
0.63 0.632879590363712
Global Rank 95
OECD Developing Best Country Chile
Score
0.77 0.774858707571315
Global Rank 12
OECD Developing Worst Country Mexico
Score
0.7 0.704449545241344
Global Rank 52
Arab region Information icon
Simple Average
0.59
Highest Ranked Country Country Oman
Score 0.71
Rank 48
Lowest Ranked Country Country Yemen
Score 0.45
Rank 146
AMU Information icon
Simple Average
0.64
Highest Ranked Country Country Tunisia
Score 0.69
Rank 60
Lowest Ranked Country Country Mauritania
Score 0.53
Rank 121
East Asia and Pacific Information icon
Simple Average
0.65
Highest Ranked Country Country Japan
Score 0.79
Rank 10
Lowest Ranked Country Country Papua New Guinea
Score 0.54
Rank 119
Europe and Central Asia Information icon
Simple Average
0.73
Highest Ranked Country Country United Kingdom
Score 0.82
Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Kazakhstan
Score 0.59
Rank 103
Latin America and The Caribbean Information icon
Simple Average
0.68
Highest Ranked Country Country Chile
Score 0.77
Rank 12
Lowest Ranked Country Country Haiti
Score 0.53
Rank 124
North America Information icon
Simple Average
0.69
Highest Ranked Country Country United States
Score 0.7
Rank 55
Lowest Ranked Country Country Canada
Score 0.69
Rank 62
South Asia Information icon
Simple Average
0.6
Highest Ranked Country Country Sri Lanka
Score 0.76
Rank 16
Lowest Ranked Country Country Afghanistan
Score 0.47
Rank 140
Sub-Saharan Africa Information icon
Simple Average
0.52
Highest Ranked Country Country Gabon
Score 0.67
Rank 71
Lowest Ranked Country Country Chad
Score 0.38
Rank 153
Organization of Islamic Cooperation Information icon
Simple Average
0.57
Highest Ranked Country Country Turkey
Score 0.74
Rank 30
Lowest Ranked Country Country Brunei Darussalam
Score 0.36
Rank 155
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