According to the 2013 Human Development Report, Montenegro ranks 52nd out of 187 countries and territories and is placed in the “high human development” category. Montenegro ranks better than some Western Balkans countries from the “high human development” category, such as Serbia (64), The FYROM Macedonia (78) and Bosnia and Herzegovina (81). At the same time, it is behind most of European Union member states, including Slovenia (ranked at 21), the Czech Republic (28), Estonia (33), Slovakia (35), Hungary (37), Poland (39), Lithuania (41), Latvia (44) and Croatia (47).
UNDP in Montenegro supports national evidence-based policy making through National Human Development Reports. The data, analyses and recommendations of the reports serve to accelerate the overall progress of Montenegro's accession to the European Union.more