Algeria

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 15,621.86 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 42,228,429 HDI (2018): 0.76
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 102
Score: 46.5
Vulnerability 0.398
Readiness 0.328

The low vulnerability score and low readiness score of Algeria places it in the lower-left quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Relative to other countries, its current vulnerabilities are manageable but improvements in readiness will help it better adapt to future challenges. Algeria is the 64th least vulnerable country and the 58th least 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
103
103
103
105
102
102
100
101
99
93
87
91
95
98
101
101
104
103
101
103
101
102
101
102
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.398
Food
0.460
Projected change of cereal yields
0.847
Projected population change
0.294
Food import dependency
0.320
Rural population
0.295
Agriculture capacity
0.847
Child malnutrition
0.158
Water
0.385
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.939
Water dependency ratio
0.036
Dam capacity
0.951
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.546
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.333
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.001
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.886
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.850
Ecosystem Services
0.417
Projected change of biome distribution
0.506
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.432
Natural capital dependency
0.171
Ecological footprint
0.292
Protected biome
0.400
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.701
Human Habitat
0.430
Projected change of warm periods
0.103
Projected change of flood hazard
0.305
Urban concentration
0.705
Age dependency ratio
0.576
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.662
Paved roads
0.231
Infrastructure
0.148
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.438
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.002
Dependency on imported energy
0.114
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.044
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.288