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Development Indicators

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Adult literacy rate
number of people per 1000 who can read and write by the age of 15
Death rate
the number of deaths per 1,000 people in an area
Birth rate
the number of babies born per 1,000 people in an area
HIV prevalence
is the number of people living with HIV infection at the end of a given year.
GDP
total dollar value of all final goods and services produced in a country during a single year
Infant mortality
The number of infant deaths (under 1 year) per 1,000 live births
Number of people per doctor
A measure of judging the HEALTH of a population
Life Expectancy
the average age that a newborn infant can expect to attain in a particular time and place
Calorie Intake
the total number of calories you taking in from food, high in MEDCs
Japan
The place with the highest Life expectancy in the World
67.5 Years
The average life expectancy of the world for 2005 - 2010
39.6
Life expectancy in Swaziland 2005-2010
GNI
The total value of goods and services produced within a country together with the balance of income and payments from or to other countries.
HDI
Indicator of level of development for each country, constructed by United Nations, combining income, literacy, education, and life expectancy
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