Albania

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 13,325.55 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 2,866,376 HDI (2018): 0.79
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 75
Score: 49.9
Vulnerability 0.430
Readiness 0.427

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Albania places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Albania is well positioned to adapt. Albania is the 90th most vulnerable country and the 84th most ready country.

ND-GAIN Ranking since 1995

Year 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Ranking
109
104
105
108
112
109
106
104
104
102
102
101
97
95
89
88
89
86
81
78
76
78
78
75
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.430
Food
0.473
Projected change of cereal yields
0.810
Projected population change
0.086
Food import dependency
0.212
Rural population
0.428
Agriculture capacity
0.942
Child malnutrition
0.362
Water
0.247
Projected change of annual runoff
0.120
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.202
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.061
Water dependency ratio
0.109
Dam capacity
0.673
Access to reliable drinking water
0.314
Health
0.445
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.061
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.021
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.865
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.621
Ecosystem Services
0.417
Projected change of biome distribution
0.624
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.301
Natural capital dependency
0.195
Ecological footprint
0.241
Protected biome
0.345
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.793
Human Habitat
0.517
Projected change of warm periods
0.108
Projected change of flood hazard
0.666
Urban concentration
0.572
Age dependency ratio
0.448
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.695
Paved roads
0.615
Infrastructure
0.479
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
1.000
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.264
Dependency on imported energy
0.724
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.406
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
-