Guinea

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 2,630.19 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 12,414,318 HDI (2018): 0.47
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 144
Score: 38.7
Vulnerability 0.528
Readiness 0.301

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of 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. Guinea is the 41st most vulnerable country and the 45th 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
151
151
146
146
151
157
153
147
150
150
149
158
159
159
155
161
151
150
150
147
141
139
142
144
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.528
Food
0.646
Projected change of cereal yields
0.972
Projected population change
0.539
Food import dependency
0.372
Rural population
0.688
Agriculture capacity
0.992
Child malnutrition
0.312
Water
0.325
Projected change of annual runoff
0.362
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.293
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.003
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.966
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.529
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.333
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.400
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.417
Slum population
0.505
Medical staff
0.989
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.477
Projected change of biome distribution
0.471
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.309
Natural capital dependency
0.559
Ecological footprint
0.162
Protected biome
0.600
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.761
Human Habitat
0.663
Projected change of warm periods
0.331
Projected change of flood hazard
0.710
Urban concentration
0.312
Age dependency ratio
0.834
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.882
Paved roads
0.909
Infrastructure
-
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.071
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.347
Electricity access
0.646
Disaster preparedness
-