Greece

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 29,592.15 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 10,727,668 HDI (2018): 0.87
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 35
Score: 59.1
Vulnerability 0.344
Readiness 0.525

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Greece places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Greece is well positioned to adapt. Greece is the 25th least vulnerable country and the 46th 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
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.344
Food
0.312
Projected change of cereal yields
0.817
Projected population change
0.049
Food import dependency
0.189
Rural population
0.226
Agriculture capacity
0.592
Child malnutrition
0
Water
0.276
Projected change of annual runoff
0.402
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.172
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.197
Water dependency ratio
0.152
Dam capacity
0.736
Access to reliable drinking water
0
Health
0.313
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
-
Slum population
0
Medical staff
0.775
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.099
Ecosystem Services
0.336
Projected change of biome distribution
0.565
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.639
Natural capital dependency
0.039
Ecological footprint
0.337
Protected biome
0.191
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.243
Human Habitat
0.477
Projected change of warm periods
0.282
Projected change of flood hazard
0.699
Urban concentration
0.774
Age dependency ratio
0.556
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.469
Paved roads
0.081
Infrastructure
0.350
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.479
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.303
Dependency on imported energy
0.885
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.258
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.176