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The term Third World was originally coined in times of the Cold War to distinguish those nations that are neither aligned with the West (NATO) nor with the East, the Communist bloc. Today the term is often used to describe the developing countries of Africa, Asia, Latin America and Oceania.
Many poorer nations adopted the term to describe themselves.
Below Third World Countries by various categories:
Third World Countries in terms of Political Rights and Civil Liberties.
Third World Countries in terms of their Gross National Income (GNI)
Third World Countries in Terms of their Human Development
Third World Countries in Terms of Poverty
Third World Countries in Terms of Press Freedom
Source: UN Human Development Report 2011
Country List of Human Development Index (HDI)
The First, Second and Third World
Countries of the First World
Countries of the Second World
Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs)
Rich and poor countries
Categories of development of countries in the world today.
See also: Country Economies Classification
Compare the purchasing power of countries with low income, middle income and high income.
World Recources 2008
The tables presents some of the data required to build a basic picture of the state of the World in its human, economic, and environmental dimensions.
Population and Human Well-Being
Table of core indicators on population, health, education, poverty, infant mortality, and HIV/AIDS prevalence by countries.
Food and Water Recources
The table contains four core indicators: Intensity of Agricultural Inputs, Food Security and Nutrition, Fisheries Production and Water Resources.
Economics and Trade
Compare countries by core indicators of their Gross Domestic Product (GDP), GDP Distribution by the Sectors Agriculture, Industry and Services, Adjusted Net Savings, Export of Goods and Services, and Financial Flows.
Institutions and Governance
Shows values of core indicators to evaluate governments and levels of freedom within countries. Compare Freedom Indices of Civil Liberties and Political Rights; Regulatory Barriers, Government Expenditures for Public Health, Public Education and Military; and peoples Access to Information.
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But in some societies this natural law has been neglected by religions, governments and other interest groups in favour for better controllable straight-laced communities.
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