Cambodia

GDP (PPP) per capita (2019): 4,260.66 Int. Dollar Population (2019): 16,249,798 HDI (2019): 0.58
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 152
Score: 38.4
Vulnerability 0.522
Readiness 0.289

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Cambodia 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. Cambodia is the 36th most vulnerable country and the 29th 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 19
Ranking
158
159
161
161
160
156
157
155
157
159
159
159
161
154
154
155
152
154
152
151
154
148
151
152
151
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 2000 to 2019 Score
Vulnerability
0.522
Food
0.588
Projected change of cereal yields
0.955
Projected population change
0.290
Food import dependency
0.112
Rural population
0.826
Agriculture capacity
0.949
Child malnutrition
0.398
Water
0.551
Projected change of annual runoff
0.479
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.290
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.015
Water dependency ratio
0.747
Dam capacity
1.000
Access to reliable drinking water
0.777
Health
0.585
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.091
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.656
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.772
Slum population
0.463
Medical staff
0.942
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.452
Projected change of biome distribution
0.471
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.131
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.202
Protected biome
0.656
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.802
Human Habitat
0.534
Projected change of warm periods
0.176
Projected change of flood hazard
0.619
Urban concentration
0.174
Age dependency ratio
0.557
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.733
Paved roads
0.945
Infrastructure
0.422
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.175
Dependency on imported energy
0.784
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.415
Electricity access
0.085
Disaster preparedness
0.650