Equatorial Guinea

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 23,472.59 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 1,308,974 HDI (2018): 0.59
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 147
Score: 38.2
Vulnerability 0.464
Readiness 0.227

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Equatorial Guinea 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. Equatorial Guinea is the 71st most vulnerable country and the 13th 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
138
139
140
149
146
142
144
146
138
136
135
133
130
132
132
133
134
134
136
142
144
146
149
147
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.464
Food
0.582
Projected change of cereal yields
0.940
Projected population change
0.552
Food import dependency
-
Rural population
0.300
Agriculture capacity
1.000
Child malnutrition
0.119
Water
0.143
Projected change of annual runoff
0.289
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.283
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.001
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.544
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.333
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.723
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.011
Slum population
0.678
Medical staff
0.976
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.427
Projected change of biome distribution
0.459
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.323
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.146
Protected biome
0.409
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.797
Human Habitat
0.624
Projected change of warm periods
0.194
Projected change of flood hazard
0.773
Urban concentration
0.700
Age dependency ratio
0.653
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.800
Paved roads
-
Infrastructure
-
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.024
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.055
Electricity access
0.328
Disaster preparedness
-