Sudan

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 4,759.28 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 41,801,533 HDI (2018): 0.51
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 174
Score: 32.3
Vulnerability 0.611
Readiness 0.257

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Sudan 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. Sudan is the 6th most vulnerable country and the 22nd 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
176
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174
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174
172
173
171
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171
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172
171
173
174
174
174
174
173
174
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.611
Food
0.663
Projected change of cereal yields
0.962
Projected population change
0.467
Food import dependency
0.284
Rural population
0.704
Agriculture capacity
0.937
Child malnutrition
0.627
Water
0.720
Projected change of annual runoff
0.492
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.269
Fresh water withdrawal rate
1.000
Water dependency ratio
0.961
Dam capacity
0.876
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.720
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.667
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.919
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.088
Slum population
0.960
Medical staff
0.967
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.659
Projected change of biome distribution
0.600
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.672
Natural capital dependency
0.902
Ecological footprint
0.191
Protected biome
0.777
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.814
Human Habitat
0.555
Projected change of warm periods
0.203
Projected change of flood hazard
0.696
Urban concentration
0.296
Age dependency ratio
0.766
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.723
Paved roads
0.645
Infrastructure
0.348
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.548
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.006
Dependency on imported energy
0.652
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.017
Electricity access
0.436
Disaster preparedness
0.431