Kazakhstan

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 27,830.59 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 18,276,499 HDI (2018): 0.82
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 46
Score: 56.7
Vulnerability 0.353
Readiness 0.487

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Kazakhstan places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Kazakhstan is well positioned to adapt. Kazakhstan is the 32nd least vulnerable country and the 60th 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
70
69
65
61
61
60
51
50
49
50
50
50
50
51
51
52
52
51
51
46
47
48
45
46
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.353
Food
0.420
Projected change of cereal yields
0.574
Projected population change
0.223
Food import dependency
0.164
Rural population
0.459
Agriculture capacity
0.984
Child malnutrition
0.119
Water
0.211
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.490
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.259
Water dependency ratio
0.406
Dam capacity
0
Access to reliable drinking water
0.110
Health
0.347
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.061
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.008
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.661
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.431
Projected change of biome distribution
0.659
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.297
Protected biome
0.359
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.838
Human Habitat
0.445
Projected change of warm periods
0.034
Projected change of flood hazard
0.796
Urban concentration
0.541
Age dependency ratio
0.559
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.628
Paved roads
0.114
Infrastructure
0.261
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.364
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
-
Dependency on imported energy
0.307
Population living under 5m above sea level
-
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.375