Cyprus

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 36,155.48 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 1,189,265 HDI (2018): 0.87
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 38
Score: 58.3
Vulnerability 0.351
Readiness 0.516

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Cyprus places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Cyprus is well positioned to adapt. Cyprus is the 30th least vulnerable country and the 50th 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
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35
36
36
35
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38
38
38
38
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37
36
35
35
36
36
38
36
36
36
34
38
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.351
Food
0.350
Projected change of cereal yields
0.271
Projected population change
0.195
Food import dependency
0.203
Rural population
0.358
Agriculture capacity
0.724
Child malnutrition
-
Water
0.234
Projected change of annual runoff
0.620
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.147
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.399
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
0.004
Health
0.348
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.030
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.797
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.253
Ecosystem Services
0.375
Projected change of biome distribution
0.459
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.565
Natural capital dependency
0.069
Ecological footprint
0.382
Protected biome
0.266
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.510
Human Habitat
0.412
Projected change of warm periods
0.095
Projected change of flood hazard
0.425
Urban concentration
0.642
Age dependency ratio
0.425
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.541
Paved roads
0.345
Infrastructure
0.386
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.189
Dependency on imported energy
0.981
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.324
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
-