Bolivia

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 7,859.28 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 11,353,142 HDI (2018): 0.70
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 130
Score: 40.5
Vulnerability 0.475
Readiness 0.285

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Bolivia places it in the upper-left quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. It has both a great need for investment and innovations to improve readiness and a great urgency for action. Bolivia is the 61st most vulnerable country and the 38th 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
134
132
132
127
131
135
132
134
134
131
135
136
133
132
132
130
129
131
126
131
131
133
131
130
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.475
Food
0.450
Projected change of cereal yields
0.908
Projected population change
0.297
Food import dependency
0.117
Rural population
0.330
Agriculture capacity
0.972
Child malnutrition
0.077
Water
0.454
Projected change of annual runoff
0.579
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.227
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.005
Water dependency ratio
0.471
Dam capacity
0.987
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.572
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.364
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.657
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.108
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.935
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.796
Ecosystem Services
0.442
Projected change of biome distribution
0.529
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
0.830
Ecological footprint
0
Protected biome
0.389
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.903
Human Habitat
0.641
Projected change of warm periods
0.263
Projected change of flood hazard
0.674
Urban concentration
0.670
Age dependency ratio
0.620
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.731
Paved roads
0.891
Infrastructure
0.288
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.434
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
-
Dependency on imported energy
0.111
Population living under 5m above sea level
-
Electricity access
0.082
Disaster preparedness
0.525