OECD Better Life Initiative

A useful website for visualizing the relationship of different OECD countries based on a number of quality of life indicator variables.


Subject economics, wealth, socioeconomic status
Abstract There is more to life than the cold numbers of GDP and economic statistics – This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life. (from web site)
Creator OECD
Discipline Geography
Contributor AAG
Type Database
Resource Type Other Visualizations
Education Level Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Interactivity Type Mixed
Interactivity Level High
Typical Learning Time 15 to 30 minutes
Access Rights Free Access
Audience Educator, General Public, Learner, Parent/Guardian

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