Djibouti

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 2,744.27 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 958,920 HDI (2018): 0.49
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 117
Score: 43.0
Vulnerability 0.475
Readiness 0.334

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Djibouti 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. Djibouti is the 61st most vulnerable country and the 61st 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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134
132
129
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127
127
130
126
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121
117
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.475
Food
0.546
Projected change of cereal yields
0.513
Projected population change
0.250
Food import dependency
0.467
Rural population
0.240
Agriculture capacity
0.980
Child malnutrition
0.827
Water
0.022
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.088
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.718
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.667
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
1.000
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.330
Slum population
0.673
Medical staff
0.981
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.656
Ecosystem Services
0.537
Projected change of biome distribution
0.612
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.191
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.280
Protected biome
0.736
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.866
Human Habitat
0.605
Projected change of warm periods
0.374
Projected change of flood hazard
0.859
Urban concentration
0.760
Age dependency ratio
0.515
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.567
Paved roads
0.554
Infrastructure
0.425
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.079
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.710
Electricity access
0.398
Disaster preparedness
0.513