The Index Simulator

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Country description

Yemen is a low income country. It has a GDP per capita of around 690.76 USD (2021) and HDI value of 0.47 (2019)

Index description

Gender parity has a fundamental bearing on whether or not economies and societies thrive. Developing and deploying one-half of the world’s available talent has a huge bearing on the growth, competitiveness and future-readiness of economies and businesses worldwide.

Results for Yemen


2019 2021 Simulator
projection
Rank 153 155
Score
0.49Value: 0.494
0.49Value: 0.4921
Value: 0.4921

Comparison benchmarks
KPI Information icon 2021
Weight Information icon Best Worst Aspirational value Information icon Yemen
Female Male Ratio Female Male Ratio
plus interface iconEconomic Participation and Opportunity
Rank 154 / Score 0.28
Labour force participation rateInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.199281784064834
85.3 6.3
6.3Worst: Yemen 6.3
Best: Nepal 85.3
0%
72.2Worst: Papua New Guinea 48.9
Best: Qatar 95.5
50%
8.726
6.3Value: 6.3
72.2Value: 72.2
8.726
Wage equality for similar workInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.309624858875936
..Worst:
Best:
..Worst:
Best:
70.5
..Value: ..
..Value: ..
70.5
Estimated earned incomeInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.220965098843174
92.9 0.24
0.24Worst: Yemen 0.24
Best: Luxembourg 92.9
0%
3.7Worst: Burundi 0.8
Best: Luxembourg 137.1
2.13%
6.486
0.24Value: 0.24
3.7Value: 3.7
6.486
Legislators, senior officials and managersInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.148772005541588
70.1 4.08
4.1Worst: Afghanistan 4.08
Best: Togo 70.1
0.03%
95.9Worst: Togo 29.9
Best: Afghanistan 96
99.85%
4.275
4.1Value: 4.1
95.9Value: 95.9
4.275
Professional and technical workersInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.121356252674468
72.7 17
17Worst: Yemen 17
Best: Belarus 72.7
0%
83Worst: Belarus 27.3
Best: Yemen 83
100%
20.482
17Value: 17
83Value: 83
20.482
plus interface iconEducational Attainment
Rank 152 / Score 0.72
Literacy rateInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.189679567402898
99.988 13.94
35Worst: Chad 13.94
Best: Ukraine 99.988
24.47%
73.2Worst: Chad 31.3
Best: Ukraine 100
60.99%
47.814
35Value: 35
73.2Value: 73.2
47.814
Enrolment in primary educationInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.460761231474186
99.8 44.4
78.7Worst: Liberia 44.4
Best: Malaysia 99.8
61.91%
89.4Worst: Liberia 44.1
Best: Malaysia 100
81.04%
88.031
78.7Value: 78.7
89.4Value: 89.4
88.031
Enrolment in secondary educationInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.228924210450672
100 10.03
40.2Worst: Angola 10.03
Best: Canada 100
33.53%
54.7Worst: Angola 12.5
Best: Singapore 99.8
48.34%
73.492
40.2Value: 40.2
54.7Value: 54.7
73.492
Enrolment in tertiary educationInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.120634990672243
137 0.62
6.2Worst: Malawi 0.62
Best: Greece 137
4.09%
14Worst: Malawi 1
Best: Greece 136.2
9.62%
44.286
6.2Value: 6.2
14Value: 14
44.286
plus interface iconHealth and Survival
Rank 95 / Score 0.97
Sex ratio at birthInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.693465539206749
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Best:
..Worst:
Best:
94.4
..Value: ..
..Value: ..
94.4
Healthy life expectancyInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.306534460793251
75.5 44.838
58.2Worst: Lesotho 44.838
Best: Japan 75.5
43.58%
56.9Worst: Lesotho 42.3
Best: Japan 72.6
48.18%
102.285
58.2Value: 58.2
56.9Value: 56.9
102.285
plus interface iconPolitical Empowerment
Rank 154 / Score 0
Women in parliamentInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.309721886250021
61.3 0
0.3Worst: Papua New Guinea 0
Best: Rwanda 61.3
0.49%
99.7Worst: Rwanda 38.7
Best: Papua New Guinea 100
99.51%
0.301
0.3Value: 0.3
99.7Value: 99.7
0.301
Women in ministerial positionsInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.247212571855779
58.8 0
0Worst: Armenia 0
Best: Nicaragua 58.8
0%
100Worst: Nicaragua 41.2
Best: Armenia 100
100%
0
0Value: 0
100Value: 100
0
Years with female/male head of state (last 50)Information icon
Initial Value: 0.443065541894201
27.2 0
0Worst: Afghanistan 0
Best: Bangladesh 27.2
0%
50Worst: Bangladesh 22.8
Best: Zimbabwe 50
100%
0
0Value: 0
50Value: 50
0
Index Global Highlights
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Global Details
Global Average
0.7 Value: 0.703835256410256
Developed Economies Average
0.76 0.761177777777778
Developing Economies Average
0.69 0.688732467532468
Highest Ranked Country Country Iceland
Score
0.89 0.8924
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Afghanistan
Score
0.44 0.4443
Global Rank 156
Highest Ranked Developed Country Country Iceland
Score
0.89 0.8924
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Developed Country Country Japan
Score
0.66 0.6555
Global Rank 120
Highest Ranked Developing Country Country Namibia
Score
0.81 0.8089
Global Rank 6
Lowest Ranked Developing Country Country Yemen
Score
0.49 0.4921
Global Rank 155
Arab Region Details Information icon
Arab Average
0.61 0.6132875
Arab Diversified Lebanon, Egypt, State of Palestine, Jordan, Iraq
0.61 0.612475
Arab LDC Mauritania, Djibouti, Comoros, Somalia, Yemen, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic
0.56 0.5552
Highest Ranked Country Country United Arab Emirates
Score
0.72 0.7154
Global Rank 72
Lowest Ranked Country Country Yemen
Score
0.49 0.4921
Global Rank 155
Highest Arab Diversified Country Country Egypt
Score
0.64 0.6391
Global Rank 129
Lowest Arab Diversified Country Country Iraq
Score
0.53 0.5349
Global Rank 154
Highest Arab LDC Country Mauritania
Score
0.61 0.6058
Global Rank 146
Lowest Arab LDC Country Yemen
Score
0.49 0.4921
Global Rank 155
Economies per capita
High-Income Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Monaco, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Palau, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, St. Kitts and Nevis, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Slovak Republic, Korea, Rep.
0.74 0.73823137254902
Upper-Middle-Income Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep., Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Montenegro, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, Russian Federation, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Serbia, Suriname, Thailand, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Venezuela, South Africa, North Macedonia, Kosovo, Dominican Republic
0.71 0.706326829268293
Lower-Middle-Income Algeria, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ghana, Honduras, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Mauritania, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Moldova, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Timor-Leste, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe, Uruguay, Zambia, State of Palestine, Congo, Rep., Papua New Guinea, Tanzania, Viet Nam
0.69 0.685180952380953
Low Income Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Rep., Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Korea Dem Rep., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Togo, Uganda, Yemen
0.65 0.650752380952381
Oil Exporting/Importing
Oil Exporting Average Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China, 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, 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, Yemen, Slovak Republic, Viet Nam
0.7 0.696170967741935
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, Chile, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Portugal, Korea, Rep., Moldova, Romania, Rwanda, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Togo, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe, Uruguay, Zambia, Central African Republic, Czech Republic, South Africa, State of Palestine, North Macedonia, Hong Kong SAR, Kosovo, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Korea Dem Rep., Tanzania
0.71 0.708494623655914
Oil Exporting Best Country Norway
Score
0.85 0.8492
Global Rank 3
Oil Exporting Worst Country Yemen
Score
0.49 0.4921
Global Rank 155
Oil Importing Best Country Iceland
Score
0.89 0.8924
Global Rank 1
Oil Importing Worst Country Afghanistan
Score
0.44 0.4443
Global Rank 156
OECD Information icon
OECD Average
0.76 0.758367567567568
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
0.77 0.76650303030303
OECD Developing Average Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Korea, Rep., Turkey
0.7 0.70448
OECD Best Country Iceland
Score
0.89 0.8924
Global Rank 1
OECD Worst Country Turkey
Score
0.64 0.6375
Global Rank 133
OECD Developed Best Country Iceland
Score
0.89 0.8924
Global Rank 1
OECD Developed Worst Country Japan
Score
0.66 0.6555
Global Rank 120
OECD Developing Best Country Mexico
Score
0.76 0.7574
Global Rank 34
OECD Developing Worst Country Turkey
Score
0.64 0.6375
Global Rank 133
East Asia and Pacific Information icon
Simple Average
0.7
Highest Ranked Country Country New Zealand
Score 0.84
Rank 4
Lowest Ranked Country Country Vanuatu
Score 0.62
Rank 141
Europe and Central Asia Information icon
Simple Average
0.75
Highest Ranked Country Country Iceland
Score 0.89
Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Turkey
Score 0.64
Rank 133
Latin America and The Caribbean Information icon
Simple Average
0.73
Highest Ranked Country Country Nicaragua
Score 0.8
Rank 12
Lowest Ranked Country Country Guatemala
Score 0.66
Rank 122
North America Information icon
Simple Average
0.77
Highest Ranked Country Country Canada
Score 0.77
Rank 24
Lowest Ranked Country Country United States
Score 0.76
Rank 30
South Asia Information icon
Simple Average
0.62
Highest Ranked Country Country Bangladesh
Score 0.72
Rank 65
Lowest Ranked Country Country Afghanistan
Score 0.44
Rank 156
Sub-Saharan Africa Information icon
Simple Average
0.69
Highest Ranked Country Country Namibia
Score 0.81
Rank 6
Lowest Ranked Country Country Congo, Democratic Rep.
Score 0.58
Rank 151
Organization of Islamic Cooperation Information icon
Simple Average
0.65
Highest Ranked Country Country Albania
Score 0.77
Rank 25
Lowest Ranked Country Country Afghanistan
Score 0.44
Rank 156
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