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The 10 Most and Least Developed Countries

#183: Chad

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#1: Norway#2: Australia#3: Netherlands#4: United States#5: New Zealand#183: Chad#184: Mozambique#185: Burundi#186: Niger#187: DR Congo

#183: Chad

Chad (Human Development Index: 0.328) experienced three decades of civil war before 1990 and sporadic rebel violence ever since. The Central African nation is rich in gold and uranium and enjoying a relatively new oil boom.