The Physical Quality of Life Index (PQLI)

ArticleinDevelopment digest 18(1):95-109 · February 1980with407 Reads
Source: PubMed
Abstract
The index described supplies a comparison among countries in their progress in extending health, sanitation, education and other benefits to their populations. The formation of the index, its relation to other measures, and some of the results of applying it are presented.- Author
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