Antigua and Barbuda

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 26,739.47 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 96,286 HDI (2018): 0.78
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 87
Score: 48.5
Vulnerability 0.481
Readiness 0.450

The high vulnerability score and high readiness score of Antigua and Barbuda places it in the upper-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. It is on the road to responding effectively to climate change, but the adaptation needs and urgency to act are greater. Antigua and Barbuda is the 57th most vulnerable country and the 72nd 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
56
58
58
59
60
60
62
61
63
59
65
58
61
64
66
65
67
65
69
81
77
82
89
87
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.481
Food
0.671
Projected change of cereal yields
0.904
Projected population change
0.211
Food import dependency
0.442
Rural population
0.813
Agriculture capacity
0.984
Child malnutrition
-
Water
0.324
Projected change of annual runoff
-
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.193
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.119
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.985
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.451
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.303
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.008
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.835
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.526
Projected change of biome distribution
-
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.468
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.382
Protected biome
0.504
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.753
Human Habitat
0.361
Projected change of warm periods
0.346
Projected change of flood hazard
0.163
Urban concentration
0.187
Age dependency ratio
0.434
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
-
Paved roads
0.675
Infrastructure
0.551
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
1.000
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.680
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.525