Myanmar

GDP (PPP) per capita (2020): 5,123.83 Int. Dollar Population (2020): 54,409,794 HDI (2020): 0.58
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 156
Score: 37.6
Vulnerability 0.530
Readiness 0.282

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Myanmar 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. Myanmar is the 35th most vulnerable country and the 164th 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 19 20
Ranking
174
174
174
174
174
173
173
171
172
173
161
136
135
134
135
127
127
119
173
171
166
161
159
161
160
156
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 2001 to 2020 Score
Vulnerability
0.530
Food
0.546
Projected change of cereal yields
0.926
Projected population change
0.185
Food import dependency
0.204
Rural population
0.742
Agriculture capacity
0.913
Child malnutrition
0.305
Water
0.398
Projected change of annual runoff
0.563
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.304
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.028
Water dependency ratio
0.141
Dam capacity
0.928
Access to reliable drinking water
0.422
Health
0.684
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
1.000
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.892
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.299
Slum population
0.575
Medical staff
0.934
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.401
Ecosystem Services
0.557
Projected change of biome distribution
0.529
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.562
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.177
Protected biome
0.686
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.830
Human Habitat
0.506
Projected change of warm periods
0.198
Projected change of flood hazard
0.808
Urban concentration
0.258
Age dependency ratio
0.456
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.772
Paved roads
0.547
Infrastructure
0.489
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.248
Dependency on imported energy
0.566
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.634
Electricity access
0.299
Disaster preparedness
0.700