Bahrain

GDP (PPP) per capita (2019): 47,353.12 Int. Dollar Population (2019): 1,569,439 HDI (2019): 0.85
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 74
Score: 51.3
Vulnerability 0.445
Readiness 0.472

The high vulnerability score and high readiness score of Bahrain 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. Bahrain is the 74th most vulnerable country and the 61st 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 19
Ranking
81
84
81
79
75
77
68
65
67
73
68
56
53
71
69
71
70
71
69
67
66
71
75
74
71
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 2000 to 2019 Score
Vulnerability
0.445
Food
0.359
Projected change of cereal yields
0.498
Projected population change
0.265
Food import dependency
0.142
Rural population
0.115
Agriculture capacity
0.865
Child malnutrition
0.270
Water
0.496
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
1.000
Water dependency ratio
0.966
Dam capacity
1.000
Access to reliable drinking water
0.011
Health
0.324
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.212
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.710
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.041
Ecosystem Services
0.441
Projected change of biome distribution
0.459
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.288
Natural capital dependency
0.008
Ecological footprint
0.640
Protected biome
0.403
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.846
Human Habitat
0.505
Projected change of warm periods
0.360
Projected change of flood hazard
0.835
Urban concentration
0.885
Age dependency ratio
0.203
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.585
Paved roads
0.164
Infrastructure
0.542
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
1.000
Dependency on imported energy
0.477
Population living under 5m above sea level
1.000
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.338