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Descriptor in English: Developing Countries
Descriptor in Spanish: Países en Desarrollo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Países em Desenvolvimento
Descriptor in French: Pays en voie de développement
Entry term(s): Countries, Developing
Countries, Least Developed
Countries, Less-Developed
Countries, Third-World
Countries, Under-Developed
Country, Developing
Country, Least Developed
Country, Less-Developed
Country, Third-World
Country, Under-Developed
Developed Countries, Least
Developed Country, Least
Developing Country
Developing Nation
Developing Nations
Least Developed Countries
Least Developed Country
Less Developed Countries
Less Developed Nations
Less-Developed Countries
Less-Developed Country
Less-Developed Nation
Less-Developed Nations
Nation, Less-Developed
Nation, Third-World
Nation, Under-Developed
Nations, Developing
Nations, Less-Developed
Nations, Third-World
Nations, Under-Developed
Third World Countries
Third World Nations
Third-World Countries
Third-World Country
Third-World Nation
Third-World Nations
Under Developed Countries
Under Developed Nations
Under-Developed Countries
Under-Developed Country
Under-Developed Nation
Under-Developed Nations
Tree number(s): I01.615.500.300
SP4.051.592
Scope note: Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Annotation: do not confuse with DEVELOPED COUNTRIES; IM; specify country or countries if relevant
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
HI history
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 71
DeCS UI: 3926
Descriptor UI: D003906
Date Established: 1971/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Developing Countries - Preferred
Concept UI M0006098
Scope note Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Preferred term Developing Countries
Entry term(s) Countries, Developing
Countries, Least Developed
Countries, Less-Developed
Countries, Third-World
Countries, Under-Developed
Country, Developing
Country, Least Developed
Country, Less-Developed
Country, Third-World
Country, Under-Developed
Developed Countries, Least
Developed Country, Least
Developing Country
Developing Nation
Developing Nations
Least Developed Countries
Least Developed Country
Less Developed Countries
Less Developed Nations
Less-Developed Countries
Less-Developed Country
Less-Developed Nation
Less-Developed Nations
Nation, Less-Developed
Nation, Third-World
Nation, Under-Developed
Nations, Developing
Nations, Less-Developed
Nations, Third-World
Nations, Under-Developed
Third World Countries
Third World Nations
Third-World Countries
Third-World Country
Third-World Nation
Third-World Nations
Under Developed Countries
Under Developed Nations
Under-Developed Countries
Under-Developed Country
Under-Developed Nation
Under-Developed Nations



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