This Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs Chart depicts Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs. Maslow's hierarchy of needs is a motivational theory in psychology that consists of a five-tier model of human needs, which is frequently depicted as hierarchical levels within a pyramid. Physiological (food and clothing), safety (job security), love and belonging needs (friendship), esteem, and self-actualization are the needs that are prioritized from the bottom of the hierarchy up. Graph of the Medical Hierarchy This Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs Chart is a five-stage model divided into deficiency and growth needs. Maslow's hierarchy is intended to track human growth and development, beginning with infants who seek only the most basic needs to be met.