Myanmar

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 6,662.26 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 53,708,395 HDI (2018): 0.58
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 160
Score: 36.1
Vulnerability 0.554
Readiness 0.276

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 23rd most vulnerable country and the 27th 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
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178
178
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160
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.554
Food
0.546
Projected change of cereal yields
0.926
Projected population change
0.185
Food import dependency
0.205
Rural population
0.748
Agriculture capacity
0.945
Child malnutrition
0.269
Water
0.395
Projected change of annual runoff
0.563
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.304
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.040
Water dependency ratio
0.141
Dam capacity
0.928
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.829
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
0.723
Slum population
0.581
Medical staff
0.950
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.556
Projected change of biome distribution
0.529
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.562
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.174
Protected biome
0.686
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.830
Human Habitat
0.507
Projected change of warm periods
0.198
Projected change of flood hazard
0.808
Urban concentration
0.252
Age dependency ratio
0.466
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.772
Paved roads
0.547
Infrastructure
0.491
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.248
Dependency on imported energy
0.575
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.630
Electricity access
0.302
Disaster preparedness
0.700