Hofstede's Index Comparisons

(Hofstede, 1983, p.54)
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Power distance
Uncertainty avoidance
Individualism
Masculinity
Country
PDI
Rank
UAI
Rank
IDV
Rank
MAS
Rank
India
77
42
40
9
48
30
56
30-31
New Zealand
22
4
49
14-15
79
45
58
34
Arab Countries
80
44-45
68
24-25
38
25
53
28-29

Power Distance Index (PDI)

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Interpretations of this index for each country:

United Arab Emirates
India
New Zealand

Uncertainty Avoidance Index (UAI)


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Interpretations of this index for each country:

United Arab Emirates
India
New Zealand

Individualism Index (IDV)


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Interpretations of this index for each country:

United Arab Emirates
India
New Zealand

Masculinity Index (MAS)


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Interpretations of this index for each country:

United Arab Emirates
India
New Zealand