Development

standard of living
The amount of wealth or personal comfort that a person or group of people have.
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quality of life
The wellbeing of a person or a group of people.
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development indicator
Factors that are used to compare the development of one region against another. Examples of indicators include GDP, number of doctors per 1000 people, adult literacy, and life expectancy.
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Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
the total value of all goods and services produced in a country
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Gross National Product (GNP)
GDP plus earnings from foreign investment
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GNP per capita
GNP divided by the total population
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Life expectancy
The average number of years a person is expected to live in a particular place.
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Infant mortality rate
The number of children who die before the age of one.
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Literacy rate
Percentage of people who can read and write.
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The wellbeing of a person or a group of people.

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quality of life

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Factors that are used to compare the development of one region against another. Examples of indicators include GDP, number of doctors per 1000 people, adult literacy, and life expectancy.

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the total value of all goods and services produced in a country

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Card 5

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GDP plus earnings from foreign investment

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