Tanzania

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 3,227.03 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 56,318,348 HDI (2018): 0.53
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 148
Score: 38.0
Vulnerability 0.535
Readiness 0.295

The high vulnerability score and low readiness score of Tanzania 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. Tanzania is the 33rd most vulnerable country and the 43rd 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
138
140
141
140
144
146
139
136
147
139
140
142
143
142
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146
145
147
146
149
148
145
147
148
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.535
Food
0.598
Projected change of cereal yields
0.936
Projected population change
0.665
Food import dependency
0.111
Rural population
0.714
Agriculture capacity
0.989
Child malnutrition
0.173
Water
0.328
Projected change of annual runoff
0.586
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0.310
Fresh water withdrawal rate
0.076
Water dependency ratio
0.128
Dam capacity
0.542
Access to reliable drinking water
-
Health
0.825
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.364
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
1.000
Dependency on external resource for health services
1.000
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.989
Access to improved sanitation facilities
0.771
Ecosystem Services
0.531
Projected change of biome distribution
0.588
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0.310
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.196
Protected biome
0.560
Engagement in international environmental conventions
1.000
Human Habitat
0.569
Projected change of warm periods
0.186
Projected change of flood hazard
0.691
Urban concentration
0.286
Age dependency ratio
0.832
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.561
Paved roads
0.858
Infrastructure
0.362
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.347
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
0.008
Dependency on imported energy
0.715
Population living under 5m above sea level
0.041
Electricity access
0.672
Disaster preparedness
0.388