Enter the health, education, and income indexes into the calculator to determine the HDI.

## HDI Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the HDI.

HDI = (I_{h} * I_{e} * I_{i} )^{1/3}

- Where HDI is the human development index
- I
_{h}is the health index - I
_{e}is the education index - I
_{i}is the income index

More about calculating the values of these indices can be found here.

## HDI Definition

HDI stands for the human development index. It’s a measure used to rank the human development of given countries. In other words, this can be used to distinguish between 1st, 2nd, and 3rd world countries.

## HDI Example

How to calculate HDI?

**First, determine the health index.**Calculate the health index.

**Next, determine the education index.**Calculate the education index.

**Next, determine the income index.**Calculate the income index.

**Finally, calculate the HDI.**Calculate the human development index using the formula above.

## FAQ

**What is HDI?**

HDI is a measure of the current development level of a country.