Oman

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 41,434.65 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 4,829,483 HDI (2018): 0.83
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 58
Score: 54.2
Vulnerability 0.419
Readiness 0.503

The low vulnerability score and high readiness score of Oman places it in the lower-right quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Adaptation challenges still exist, but Oman is well positioned to adapt. Oman is the 85th least vulnerable country and the 56th 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
60
59
60
59
59
59
56
54
54
54
56
56
57
58
59
60
59
58
59
57
57
57
58
58
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.419
Food
0.501
Projected change of cereal yields
0.811
Projected population change
0.507
Food import dependency
0.236
Rural population
0.167
Agriculture capacity
0.994
Child malnutrition
0.288
Water
0.350
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
1.000
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.995
Access to reliable drinking water
0.102
Health
0.423
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.212
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.824
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.584
Projected change of biome distribution
0.624
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.788
Natural capital dependency
0.076
Ecological footprint
0.483
Protected biome
0.536
Engagement in international environmental conventions
1.000
Human Habitat
0.485
Projected change of warm periods
0.284
Projected change of flood hazard
0.530
Urban concentration
0.833
Age dependency ratio
0.277
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.472
Paved roads
0.511
Infrastructure
0.170
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.067
Dependency on imported energy
0.021
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.325
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
-