Micronesia

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 3,595.50 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 112,640 HDI (2018): 0.61
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 157
Score: 36.8
Vulnerability 0.620
Readiness 0.355

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of The Federated States of Micronesia 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. The Federated States of Micronesia is the 4th most vulnerable country and the 76th least ready country.

ND-GAIN Ranking since 1995

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Ranking
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157
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.620
Food
0.733
Projected change of cereal yields
0.923
Projected population change
0.176
Food import dependency
-
Rural population
0.833
Agriculture capacity
1.000
Child malnutrition
-
Water
-
Projected change of annual runoff
-
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
-
Fresh water withdrawal rate
-
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.663
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.091
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
1.000
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.903
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
-
Projected change of biome distribution
-
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.880
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
-
Protected biome
-
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.976
Human Habitat
0.520
Projected change of warm periods
0.382
Projected change of flood hazard
0.671
Urban concentration
0.167
Age dependency ratio
0.556
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
-
Paved roads
0.827
Infrastructure
0.563
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
1.000
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.483
Electricity access
0.193
Disaster preparedness
0.575