Mongolia

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 13,735.37 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 3,170,208 HDI (2018): 0.73
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 67
Score: 52.0
Vulnerability 0.397
Readiness 0.436

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Mongolia places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Mongolia is well positioned to adapt. Mongolia is the 63rd least vulnerable country and the 79th 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
78
78
74
76
78
84
79
72
69
73
74
75
75
78
72
70
73
69
64
64
67
67
65
67
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.397
Food
0.289
Projected change of cereal yields
0
Projected population change
0.267
Food import dependency
0.178
Rural population
0.340
Agriculture capacity
0.908
Child malnutrition
0.038
Water
0.300
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.022
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.980
Access to reliable drinking water
0.799
Health
0.421
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
0.155
Slum population
0.393
Medical staff
0.806
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.415
Projected change of biome distribution
0.600
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
0.656
Ecological footprint
0
Protected biome
0.479
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.753
Human Habitat
0.631
Projected change of warm periods
0.111
Projected change of flood hazard
0.774
Urban concentration
0.660
Age dependency ratio
0.525
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.744
Paved roads
0.973
Infrastructure
0.324
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
-
Dependency on imported energy
0.143
Population living under 5m above sea level
-
Electricity access
0.141
Disaster preparedness
0.575