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.

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Country description

Jordan is an upper-middle income country. It has a GDP per capita of around 4282 USD (2020) and HDI value of 0.729 (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 Jordan


2019 2021 Simulator
projection
Rank 138 131
Score
0.62Value: 0.623
0.64Value: 0.6381
Value: 0.6381

Comparison benchmarks
KPI Information icon 2021
Weight Information icon Best Worst Aspirational value Information icon Jordan
Female Male Ratio Female Male Ratio
plus interface iconEconomic Participation and Opportunity
Rank 133 / Score 0.54
Labour force participation rate Information icon
Initial Value: 0.273036716804176
95.5 6.3
15.6Worst: Yemen 6.3
Best: Qatar 95.5
67.3Worst: Yemen 6.3
Best: Qatar 95.5
23.18
15.6Value: 15.6
67.3Value: 67.3
23.18
Wage equality for similar work Information icon
Initial Value: 0.424218175811485
0.86 0.464
..Worst: Lesotho 0.464
Best: Iceland 0.86
..Worst: Lesotho 0.464
Best: Iceland 0.86
69.8
..Value: ..
..Value: ..
69.8
Estimated earned income Information icon
Initial Value: 0.302745107384339
137.1 0.24
3.84Worst: Yemen 0.24
Best: Luxembourg 137.1
16.2Worst: Yemen 0.24
Best: Luxembourg 137.1
23.704
3.84Value: 3.84
16.2Value: 16.2
23.704
Legislators, senior officials and managers Information icon
Initial Value: 0
96 4.08
62Worst: Afghanistan 4.08
Best: Afghanistan 96
38Worst: Afghanistan 4.08
Best: Afghanistan 96
163.158
62Value: 62
38Value: 38
163.158
Professional and technical workers Information icon
Initial Value: 0
83 17
38.15Worst: Yemen 17
Best: Yemen 83
61.8Worst: Yemen 17
Best: Yemen 83
61.731
38.15Value: 38.15
61.8Value: 61.8
61.731
plus interface iconEducational Attainment
Rank 84 / Score 0.99
Literacy rate Information icon
Initial Value: 0.189679567402898
100 0
97.8Worst: Belize 0
Best: Ukraine 100
98.6Worst: Belize 0
Best: Ukraine 100
99.189
97.8Value: 97.8
98.6Value: 98.6
99.189
Enrolment in primary education Information icon
Initial Value: 0.460761231474186
100 0
80.15Worst: Afghanistan 0
Best: Malaysia 100
81.5Worst: Afghanistan 0
Best: Malaysia 100
98.344
80.15Value: 80.15
81.5Value: 81.5
98.344
Enrolment in secondary education Information icon
Initial Value: 0.228924210450672
100 0
63.5Worst: Viet Nam 0
Best: Canada 100
61.7Worst: Viet Nam 0
Best: Canada 100
102.917
63.5Value: 63.5
61.7Value: 61.7
102.917
Enrolment in tertiary education Information icon
Initial Value: 0.120634990672243
137 0
37.4Worst: Bahamas 0
Best: Greece 137
31.5Worst: Bahamas 0
Best: Greece 137
118.73
37.4Value: 37.4
31.5Value: 31.5
118.73
plus interface iconHealth and Survival
Rank 145 / Score 0.96
Sex ratio at birth Information icon
Initial Value: 0.693465539206749
0.944 0.888
..Worst: China 0.888
Best: Algeria 0.944
..Worst: China 0.888
Best: Algeria 0.944
94.4
..Value: ..
..Value: ..
94.4
Healthy life expectancy Information icon
Initial Value: 0.306534460793251
75.5 42.3
67.2Worst: Lesotho 42.3
Best: Japan 75.5
68.1Worst: Lesotho 42.3
Best: Japan 75.5
98.678
67.2Value: 67.2
68.1Value: 68.1
98.678
plus interface iconPolitical Empowerment
Rank 144 / Score 0.07
Women in parliament Information icon
Initial Value: 0.309721886250021
100 0
11.5Worst: Papua New Guinea 0
Best: Papua New Guinea 100
88.5Worst: Papua New Guinea 0
Best: Papua New Guinea 100
12.994
11.5Value: 11.5
88.5Value: 88.5
12.994
Women in ministerial positions Information icon
Initial Value: 0.247212571855779
100 0
9.4Worst: Armenia 0
Best: Armenia 100
90.6Worst: Armenia 0
Best: Armenia 100
10.375
9.4Value: 9.4
90.6Value: 90.6
10.375
Years with female/male head of state (last 50) Information icon
Initial Value: 0.443065541894201
50 0
0Worst: Afghanistan 0
Best: Afghanistan 50
50Worst: Afghanistan 0
Best: Afghanistan 50
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
Arab Average
0.61 0.6132875
Arab Diversified Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, State of Palestine
0.61 0.612475
Arab LDC Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
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
0.74 0.73823137254902
Upper-Middle-Income
0.71 0.706326829268293
Lower-Middle-Income
0.69 0.685180952380953
Low Income
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, Slovak Republic, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen
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, Croatia, Cyprus, Korea Dem Rep., 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, Tanzania, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe, Uruguay, Zambia, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Czech Republic, South Africa, State of Palestine, North Macedonia, Hong Kong SAR, Kosovo, Puerto Rico, Taiwan
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
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
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