Turkmenistan

GDP (PPP) per capita (2018): 19,270.06 Int. Dollar Population (2018): 5,850,908 HDI (2018): 0.71
ND-GAIN Country Index rank 124
Score: 41.7
Vulnerability 0.406
Readiness 0.239

The low vulnerability score and low readiness score of Turkmenistan places it in the lower-left quadrant of the ND-GAIN Matrix. Relative to other countries, its current vulnerabilities are manageable but improvements in readiness will help it better adapt to future challenges. Turkmenistan is the 75th least vulnerable country and the 16th 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
123
125
127
131
130
131
130
130
129
137
132
139
130
128
129
129
131
126
125
124
124
125
126
124
Denotes worst scores
Indicator 1999 to 2018 Score
Vulnerability
0.406
Food
0.310
Projected change of cereal yields
0.778
Projected population change
0.215
Food import dependency
0.183
Rural population
0.522
Agriculture capacity
0
Child malnutrition
0.162
Water
0.459
Projected change of annual runoff
0
Projected change of annual groundwater recharge
0
Fresh water withdrawal rate
1.000
Water dependency ratio
0.970
Dam capacity
0.718
Access to reliable drinking water
0.064
Health
0.387
Projected change of deaths from climate change induced diseases
0.061
Projected change in vector-borne diseases
0.658
Dependency on external resource for health services
0.022
Slum population
-
Medical staff
0.807
Access to improved sanitation facilities
-
Ecosystem Services
0.436
Projected change of biome distribution
0.553
Projected change of marine biodiversity
0
Natural capital dependency
-
Ecological footprint
0.342
Protected biome
0.400
Engagement in international environmental conventions
0.883
Human Habitat
0.436
Projected change of warm periods
0.067
Projected change of flood hazard
0.627
Urban concentration
0.478
Age dependency ratio
0.544
Quality of trade and transport infrastructure
0.710
Paved roads
0.192
Infrastructure
-
Projected change of hydropower generation capacity
0.437
Projected change of sea level rise impacts
-
Dependency on imported energy
0.068
Population living under 5m above sea level
-
Electricity access
0
Disaster preparedness
-