Bahrain

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 47,219.84 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 1,569,439 HDI (2018): 0.84
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 70
Score: 51.4
Vulnerability 0.454
Readiness 0.483

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
Ranking
68
67
67
67
66
65
61
55
58
58
63
65
64
65
63
65
64
64
64
67
65
69
71
70
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.454
Food
0.374
Projected change of cereal yields
0.498
Projected population change
0.265
Food import dependency
0.145
Rural population
0.115
Agriculture capacity
0.967
Child malnutrition
0.254
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
0.363
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
0.905
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
0.007
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
0.543
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
1.000
Dependency on imported energy
0.483
Population living under 5m above sea level
1.000
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.338