Mozambique

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 1,327.92 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 29,495,962 HDI (2018): 0.45
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 154
Score: 37.4
Vulnerability 0.517
Readiness 0.265

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Mozambique 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. Mozambique is the 45th most vulnerable country and the 24th 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
148
148
146
141
140
139
138
139
141
139
139
137
140
138
142
140
139
145
148
147
149
153
156
154
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.517
Food
0.608
Projected change of cereal yields
0.940
Projected population change
0.582
Food import dependency
0.225
Rural population
0.690
Agriculture capacity
0.979
Child malnutrition
0.235
Water
0.356
Projected change of annual runoff
0.629
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.225
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.009
Water dependency ratio
0.538
Dam capacity
0.377
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.628
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.364
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0
Dependency on external resource for health services
1.000
Slum population
0.787
Medical staff
0.987
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.515
Projected change of biome distribution
0.576
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.323
Natural capital dependency
0.422
Ecological footprint
0.129
Protected biome
0.783
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.858
Human Habitat
0.573
Projected change of warm periods
0.144
Projected change of flood hazard
0.625
Urban concentration
0.310
Age dependency ratio
0.854
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.708
Paved roads
0.798
Infrastructure
0.421
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.693
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.099
Dependency on imported energy
0.506
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.301
Electricity access
0.726
Disaster preparedness
0.201