Moldova

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 7,300.94 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 3,545,883 HDI (2018): 0.71
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 81
Score: 49.6
Vulnerability 0.416
Readiness 0.408

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Moldova places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Moldova is well positioned to adapt. Moldova is the 84th least vulnerable country and the 96th 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
75
76
75
74
76
86
84
80
74
76
73
76
72
73
83
76
74
74
75
79
82
83
81
81
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.416
Food
0.445
Projected change of cereal yields
0.840
Projected population change
0.043
Food import dependency
0.199
Rural population
0.618
Agriculture capacity
0.899
Child malnutrition
0.073
Water
0.428
Projected change of annual runoff
0.189
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.253
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.122
Water dependency ratio
0.868
Dam capacity
0.853
Access to reliable drinking water
0.284
Health
0.423
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
0.189
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.783
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.439
Projected change of biome distribution
0.647
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
0.487
Ecological footprint
0.213
Protected biome
0.314
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.976
Human Habitat
0.432
Projected change of warm periods
0.159
Projected change of flood hazard
0.800
Urban concentration
0.382
Age dependency ratio
0.345
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.764
Paved roads
0.139
Infrastructure
0.327
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.046
Dependency on imported energy
0.968
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.034
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.588