Posted by: israelembassysa | September 6, 2010

Israel and SA’s Newsweek Rankings

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Where do Israel and South Africa fit in Newsweek’s ranking of the top 100 countries in terms of education, health, quality of life, economic dynamism and political environment.

Israel Ranking (out of 100): Overall – 22; education – 41; health – 7; quality of life – 25; economic – 15; political – 27.

South Africa ranking: Overall – 82; education – 97; health – 92; quality of life – 88; economic – 22; political – 31.

Gender gap – Israel 0.702; SA 0.779

% living on less than $2/day – Israel 2%; SA 43%

Homicides per 100 000 pa – Is 4.7; SA 68

Unemployment rate – Israel 7.4%; SA 25%

For a brilliant graphical, interactive summary of the results see http://www.newsweek.com/2010/08/15/interactive-infographic-of-the-worlds-best-countries.html


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