Libya

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 20,706.14 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 6,678,567 HDI (2018): 0.71
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 137
Score: 39.4
Vulnerability 0.424
Readiness 0.213

The low vulnerability score and low readiness score of Libya places it in the lower-left quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Relative to other countries, its current vulnerabilities are manageable but improvements in readiness will help it better adapt to future challenges. Libya is the 87th least vulnerable country and the 9th 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
116
117
116
116
114
112
110
107
104
104
106
107
98
100
103
106
120
117
121
128
130
135
136
137
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.424
Food
0.402
Projected change of cereal yields
0.599
Projected population change
0.207
Food import dependency
0.190
Rural population
0.214
Agriculture capacity
0.951
Child malnutrition
0.250
Water
0.397
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
1.000
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.985
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.478
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.212
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.006
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.749
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.763
Ecosystem Services
0.559
Projected change of biome distribution
0.471
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.684
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.359
Protected biome
0.494
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.789
Human Habitat
0.448
Projected change of warm periods
0.051
Projected change of flood hazard
0.230
Urban concentration
0.786
Age dependency ratio
0.480
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.705
Paved roads
0.433
Infrastructure
0.260
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.037
Dependency on imported energy
0.351
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.354
Electricity access
0.299
Disaster preparedness
-