For each of the items given in Table 1.6, find out which country is at the top and which is at the bottom.

Q.12:- For each of the items given in Table 1.6, find out which country is at the top and which is at the bottom.

Some Data Regarding India and its Neighbours for 2004

Country

Per Capita Income in US$

Life

Expectancy

at Birth

Literacy Rate for 15+ yrs

Population

Gross Enrolment  Ratio –for Three Levels

HDI Rank in   the World

Sri  LankaIndia

Myanmar

Pakistan

Nepal

Bangladesh

4390

3139

1027

2225

1490

1870

74

64

61

63

62

63

91

61

90

50

50

41

69

60

48

35

61

33

93

126

130

134

138

137

Notes
1. HDI stands for Human Development Index. HDI ranks in above table are out of 177 countries in all.
 2. Life expectancy at birth denotes, as the name suggests, average expected length of life of a person at the time of birth.
 3. Gross Enrolment Ratio for three levels means enrolment ratio for primary school, secondary school and higher education beyond secondary school.
 4. Per capita income is calculated in dollars for all countries so that it can be compared. It is also done in a way so that every dollar would buy the same amount of goods and services in any country.

Answer:-

 

Data Top (Country) Bottom (Country)
(a) Per Capita Income(b) Life Expectancy at Birth

(c) Literacy Rate for 15 +years population

(d) Gross Enrolment Ratio for three levels

(d) HDI Rank in the World

Sri LankaSri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

MyanmarMyanmar

Bangladesh

Pakistan

Nepal