Honduras

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 5,129.69 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 9,587,522 HDI (2018): 0.62
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 130
Score: 40.5
Vulnerability 0.469
Readiness 0.278

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Honduras 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. Honduras is the 67th most vulnerable country and the 28th 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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130
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.469
Food
0.495
Projected change of cereal yields
0.964
Projected population change
0.270
Food import dependency
0.285
Rural population
0.462
Agriculture capacity
0.934
Child malnutrition
0.054
Water
0.313
Projected change of annual runoff
0.450
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.244
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.024
Water dependency ratio
0.016
Dam capacity
0.831
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.521
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.303
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.662
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.260
Slum population
0.414
Medical staff
0.968
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.552
Projected change of biome distribution
0.588
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.395
Natural capital dependency
0.964
Ecological footprint
0.185
Protected biome
0.408
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.773
Human Habitat
0.561
Projected change of warm periods
0.337
Projected change of flood hazard
0.464
Urban concentration
0.538
Age dependency ratio
0.574
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.649
Paved roads
0.806
Infrastructure
0.370
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.431
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.238
Dependency on imported energy
0.850
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.052
Electricity access
0.135
Disaster preparedness
0.513