Palau

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 19,352.50 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 17,907 HDI (2018): 0.81
ND-GAIN Country Index rank
Vulnerability -
Readiness 0.440

The ND-GAIN Country Index™ for Palau could not be generated because of missing indicators for Vulnerability. Palau is the 76th most ready country.

Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
-
Food
0.541
Projected change of cereal yields
0.907
Projected population change
0.220
Food import dependency
0.362
Rural population
0.216
Agriculture capacity
1.000
Child malnutrition
-
Water
-
Projected change of annual runoff
-
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
-
Fresh water withdrawal rate
-
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
-
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.642
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
1.000
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.819
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
-
Projected change of biome distribution
-
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.305
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
-
Protected biome
-
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.968
Human Habitat
-
Projected change of warm periods
0.436
Projected change of flood hazard
0.637
Urban concentration
0.784
Age dependency ratio
-
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
-
Paved roads
-
Infrastructure
0.443
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
-
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
1.000
Dependency on imported energy
-
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.198
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
0.575