Chile

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 25,222.53 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 18,729,160 HDI (2018): 0.85
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 29
Score: 61.1
Vulnerability 0.341
Readiness 0.563

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Chile places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Chile is well positioned to adapt. Chile is the 22nd least vulnerable country and the 36th most 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
30
30
31
32
30
29
29
29
30
30
28
31
28
30
31
30
29
27
28
28
28
30
30
29
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.341
Food
0.174
Projected change of cereal yields
0.181
Projected population change
0.200
Food import dependency
0.148
Rural population
0.134
Agriculture capacity
0.380
Child malnutrition
0
Water
0.287
Projected change of annual runoff
0.539
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.261
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.054
Water dependency ratio
0.041
Dam capacity
0.811
Access to reliable drinking water
0.014
Health
0.357
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.303
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0
Slum population
0
Medical staff
0.947
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.233
Ecosystem Services
0.409
Projected change of biome distribution
0.565
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.709
Natural capital dependency
0.187
Ecological footprint
0.230
Protected biome
0.300
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.461
Human Habitat
0.537
Projected change of warm periods
0.190
Projected change of flood hazard
0.491
Urban concentration
0.866
Age dependency ratio
0.445
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.459
Paved roads
0.768
Infrastructure
0.281
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.434
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.080
Dependency on imported energy
0.889
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.021
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.263