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These countries are ranked highest - and lowest - for human development

There has been significant progress since the rankings began in 1990. Image: REUTERS/China Daily

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Image: Human Development Report Office, UNDP
 More than half the world’s population now live in high or very high development countries.
Image: Human Development Report Office, UNDP
 Developing regions have ground to make up.
Image: Human Development Report Office, UNDP
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