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Table 6 Aboriginal Human Development Index Scores 1991 – 2001

From: Indigenous well-being in four countries: An application of the UNDP'S Human Development Index to Indigenous Peoples in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United States

  Australia Non-Aboriginal Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Aboriginal-Non-Aboriginal Gap
1990/1 .835 .675 .160
1995/6 .850 .677 .173
2000/1 .858 .674 .184
  Canada Non-Aboriginal Canadian Aboriginal Gap
1990/1 .889 .786 .103
1995/6 .889 .794 .095
2000/1 .900 .815 .085
  New Zealand Non-Aboriginal Māori Gap
1990/12 .808 .650 .158
1995/6 .835 .689 .146
2000/1 .867 .728 .139
  United States Non-Aboriginal American Indian and Alaska Native Gap
1990/1 .859 .785 .074
2000/1 .872 .811 .061
  1. Note: Australian 2001 figures calculated using extrapolated educational attainment (see text).