IDeal Index initiative

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IDeal Index initiative, Canton de Fribourg, Switzerland

About the index

The IDeal Index is a new guiding instrument for regions. It shall reflect genuine progress in matters of well-being, quality of life, economic and sustainable development. It has been elaborated by Paola Ghillani & Friends Ltd as a project of the Canton of Fribourg. The IDeal Index has been calculated for a limited number of regions member of the Assembly of European Regions, with the final goal being to make this indicator available to the largest number of regions throughout Europe.[1]

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Structure of the index

The index contains the following indicators:[2]

  • Personal satisfaction in life
  • Life expectancy
  • 4 Environmental parameters
  • 4 Socio-economical parameters


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