Top 10 Most Urbanized Countries in the World
How does one classify whether a country is urbanized or not? Is it on the basis of the people residing there or their development rate? Well, it depends upon three significant things – their economy, technical infrastructure and Gross Domestic Product (GDP) between other things. So here is a list of the top 10 countries in the world which are the maximum developing nations of all.
10) Japan –
9) Switzerland –
8) Sweden –
7) Ireland –
6) New Zealand –
5) Germany –
4) Netherlands –
3) United States –
The United States, also known to approximately as the Super Power, has the world’s major economy. There is an plenty of natural resources which are put to decent use by the government which is why their per capita GD is the 6th maximum in the world. The United States in the leading shipper of goods and the ranks 2nd in the exporting business. It is also the world’s largest creator of natural gas and crude oil.
2) Australia –
An island country, Australia is one of the flushest countries in the world and assertions of being the 12th largest economy. It has the 5th highest per capita income and 2nd highest in relations of Human Growth Index which includes issues such as health, quality of life, freedom of speech, humanity rate among many others. It is a member of UN, G20, World Trade Society as well as the Commonwealth of Nations. Melbourne has also topped the list of World’s Most Livable Cities followed by Adelaide, Sydney and Perth, which are all situated in Australia. When it comes to exporting, goods such as wool, wheat, iron ore, gold etc. take up the popular of the market. Also, Australia is the world 4th largest exporter of wine.
1) Norway –
Listed as one of the most progressive countries in the world by the IMF, Norway claims of being the second richest country in the world. It has the 2nd highest GDP per capita and has been graded as number 1 in the Human Growth Index for six consecutive years, from 2001 to 2006. It has also bagged the title of being the most self-governing country in the world and is a founding member of the UN, NATO and the Council of Europe.