Latest Human Development Index Stories

2012-09-24 23:03:04

New study “Ethylene: 2012 World Market Outlook and Forecast up to 2017” developed by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. The study reports that The Asia-Pacific will keep on dominating the market and generating over a third of global demand. London, UK (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 Despite demonstrating healthy sustainable growth rate, the demand for ethylene is forecast to be far outpaced by the vast capacity expansion...

2012-09-02 23:02:30

ReportsnReports.com adds new, 2012 update research reports on Nuclear Power Market Outlook to 2025 for US, UK, South Korea, Japan, Canada, Russia, Spain, BRIC and Other Countries to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 02, 2012 These 2012 update research reports on nuclear power market deal with the industry analysis including energy mix, nuclear capacity and generation forecast, drivers, restraints key players, regulations, trends and developments in nuclear power industry of each...

2011-05-19 07:44:00

LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no surprise that some residents of the L.A. area are thriving, while others are merely surviving. But a new report released today provides, for the first time, an easy to understand, composite number that measures the well-being of Los Angeles residents in the areas of health, education and income. A Portrait of California uses the internationally-recognized Human Development Index to rank how Los Angeles residents are doing against key...

2011-05-18 00:01:31

New data visualization tools let web users map and chart the latest HDI trends and figures for all UN member-states. United Nations (PRWEB) May 17, 2011 In a move to provide greater global access to key human development indicators for all countries, Google's innovative Public Data Explorer will now feature the latest Human Development Index (HDI) figures and direct links to the extensive Human Development Report database of international development statistics. The Public Data Explorer,...

2011-05-17 02:01:00

LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANCISCO and SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Human Development Project released today the latest work in its Measure of America series, A Portrait of California, the first-ever California Human Development Report, which explores well-being and access to opportunity across the Golden State. Using the American Human Development (HD) Index, a composite measure of health, education, and standard of living, A Portrait of California ranks from...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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