Philippines

GDP (PPP) per capita (2019): 8,723.55 Int. Dollar Population (2019): 106,651,922 HDI (2019): 0.71
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 117
Score: 43.5
Vulnerability 0.462
Readiness 0.333

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Philippines 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. Philippines is the 64th most vulnerable country and the 57th 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 19
Ranking
129
127
126
121
126
129
126
128
131
130
128
125
128
129
129
129
127
123
121
115
117
119
116
117
115
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 2000 to 2019 Score
Vulnerability
0.462
Food
0.518
Projected change of cereal yields
0.960
Projected population change
0.295
Food import dependency
0.173
Rural population
0.572
Agriculture capacity
0.876
Child malnutrition
0.230
Water
0.504
Projected change of annual runoff
1.000
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.323
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.160
Water dependency ratio
0
Dam capacity
0.983
Access to reliable drinking water
0.559
Health
0.383
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.091
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.659
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.029
Slum population
0.440
Medical staff
0.582
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.499
Ecosystem Services
0.429
Projected change of biome distribution
0.471
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.469
Natural capital dependency
0.350
Ecological footprint
0.230
Protected biome
0.354
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.700
Human Habitat
0.564
Projected change of warm periods
0.357
Projected change of flood hazard
0.644
Urban concentration
0.428
Age dependency ratio
0.565
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.582
Paved roads
0.806
Infrastructure
0.374
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.390
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.249
Dependency on imported energy
0.824
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.326
Electricity access
0.051
Disaster preparedness
0.400