Luxembourg

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 111,103.13 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 607,728 HDI (2018): 0.91
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 12
Score: 70.3
Vulnerability 0.292
Readiness 0.698

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Luxembourg places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Luxembourg is well positioned to adapt. Luxembourg is the 3rd least vulnerable country and the 17th 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
17
16
17
18
18
11
15
17
20
19
19
20
20
19
17
13
14
11
10
12
11
11
11
12
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.292
Food
0.104
Projected change of cereal yields
0
Projected population change
0.294
Food import dependency
0.194
Rural population
0.097
Agriculture capacity
0.039
Child malnutrition
0
Water
0.340
Projected change of annual runoff
0.036
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.295
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.017
Water dependency ratio
0.714
Dam capacity
0.974
Access to reliable drinking water
0.003
Health
0.215
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
0
Slum population
0
Medical staff
0.564
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.035
Ecosystem Services
0.330
Projected change of biome distribution
0.576
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
0.014
Ecological footprint
0.843
Protected biome
0.180
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.364
Human Habitat
0.404
Projected change of warm periods
0.044
Projected change of flood hazard
0.714
Urban concentration
0.903
Age dependency ratio
0.414
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.351
Paved roads
0
Infrastructure
0.360
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.451
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
-
Dependency on imported energy
0.988
Population living under 5m above sea level
0
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
-