Infographic: Human Opportunity Index

October 24, 2016

The World Bank’s 2016 Human Opportunity Index (HOI): Seeking Opportunities for All, measures how equitably children, age 16 and under, have access to services needed for a productive life such as education, water and sanitation, electricity and internet. While the analysis shows important gains in access to electricity and school enrollment – over 90 percent coverage -- the region still lags in access to running water, sanitation and internet.