Burundi

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 742.80 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 11,175,378 HDI (2018): 0.42
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 169
Score: 34.4
Vulnerability 0.562
Readiness 0.251

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Burundi 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. Burundi is the 18th most vulnerable country and the 19th 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
172
173
172
173
170
169
168
169
169
169
166
167
168
168
168
170
173
173
169
159
166
168
169
169
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.562
Food
0.666
Projected change of cereal yields
0.938
Projected population change
0.674
Food import dependency
0.263
Rural population
0.937
Agriculture capacity
0.990
Child malnutrition
0.196
Water
0.172
Projected change of annual runoff
0.153
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.307
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.032
Water dependency ratio
0.198
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.769
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.364
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
1.000
Dependency on external resource for health services
1.000
Slum population
0.498
Medical staff
0.981
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.561
Projected change of biome distribution
0.541
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
1.000
Ecological footprint
0.202
Protected biome
0.762
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.862
Human Habitat
0.642
Projected change of warm periods
0.435
Projected change of flood hazard
0.811
Urban concentration
0.063
Age dependency ratio
0.858
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.782
Paved roads
0.903
Infrastructure
-
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
-
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
-
Electricity access
0.908
Disaster preparedness
0.575