Chad

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 1,964.79 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 15,477,751 HDI (2018): 0.40
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 181
Score: 27.2
Vulnerability 0.621
Readiness 0.165

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Chad 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. Chad is the 3rd most vulnerable country and the 2nd 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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181
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.621
Food
0.718
Projected change of cereal yields
0.929
Projected population change
0.669
Food import dependency
0.385
Rural population
0.829
Agriculture capacity
0.996
Child malnutrition
0.500
Water
0.397
Projected change of annual runoff
0.464
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.424
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.027
Water dependency ratio
0.672
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.772
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.333
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
1.000
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.645
Slum population
0.892
Medical staff
0.990
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.584
Projected change of biome distribution
0.518
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
0.986
Ecological footprint
0.162
Protected biome
0.836
Engagement in international environmental conventions
1.000
Human Habitat
0.636
Projected change of warm periods
0.135
Projected change of flood hazard
0.935
Urban concentration
0.171
Age dependency ratio
0.905
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.674
Paved roads
0.998
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
0.892
Disaster preparedness
-