World's Poorest Countries  (some lists different from this one)

The rankings below were published in the United Nation's 2011 Human Development Report
 and reflect the countries with the lowest human development

1. Congo (Zaire)             
2. Niger
17. Malawi
19. Sudan
5. Chad
20. Gambia
21. Benin
22. Rwanda
24. Zambia
10. Guinea
26. Togo
27. Uganda
13. Mali
28. Lesotho
29. Mauritania
30. Haiti
 
31. Nepal