Central African Rep.

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 871.52 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 4,666,377 HDI (2018): 0.38
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 179
Score: 27.7
Vulnerability 0.564
Readiness 0.118

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of The Central African Rep. 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. The Central African Rep. is the 17th most vulnerable country and the 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
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179
179
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.564
Food
0.601
Projected change of cereal yields
0.963
Projected population change
0.395
Food import dependency
0.334
Rural population
0.632
Agriculture capacity
0.999
Child malnutrition
0.285
Water
0.188
Projected change of annual runoff
0.481
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.269
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.001
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.837
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.364
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.825
Dependency on external resource for health services
1.000
Slum population
1.000
Medical staff
0.995
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.500
Projected change of biome distribution
0.435
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
1.000
Ecological footprint
0
Protected biome
0.720
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.842
Human Habitat
0.693
Projected change of warm periods
0.528
Projected change of flood hazard
0.693
Urban concentration
0.368
Age dependency ratio
0.843
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.787
Paved roads
0.940
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
0.701
Disaster preparedness
-