Argentina

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 20,567.30 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 44,494,502 HDI (2018): 0.83
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 84
Score: 48.7
Vulnerability 0.403
Readiness 0.378

The low vulnerability score and low readiness score of Argentina 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. Argentina is the 69th least vulnerable country and the 85th 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
66
65
69
69
68
68
74
80
82
82
75
77
73
78
77
77
79
81
89
93
92
87
84
84
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.403
Food
0.371
Projected change of cereal yields
0.842
Projected population change
0.213
Food import dependency
0.105
Rural population
0.088
Agriculture capacity
0.931
Child malnutrition
0.046
Water
0.351
Projected change of annual runoff
0.491
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.249
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.060
Water dependency ratio
0.667
Dam capacity
0.288
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.391
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
0.025
Slum population
0.151
Medical staff
0.816
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.437
Projected change of biome distribution
0.647
Projected change of marine biodiversity
1.000
Natural capital dependency
0.216
Ecological footprint
0
Protected biome
0.271
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.490
Human Habitat
0.578
Projected change of warm periods
0.048
Projected change of flood hazard
0.690
Urban concentration
0.912
Age dependency ratio
0.560
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.572
Paved roads
0.683
Infrastructure
0.292
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.434
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.071
Dependency on imported energy
0.722
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.174
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.350