Global Data Lab

Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Blue numbers are estimated

Dependency ratio

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Afghanistan (Asia/Pacific)
Total 95.0 95.2 95.3 95.5 95.7 95.8 96.0 96.1 96.3 96.5 96.6 96.8
Urban 88.7 88.5 88.3 88.1 87.9 87.7 87.5 87.3 87.1 86.9 86.7 86.5
Rural 95.7 96.1 96.6 97.1 97.6 98.1 98.5 99.0 99.5 100.0 100 101
Poor 98.7 99.5 100 101 102 103 104 104 105 106 107 108
Nonpoor 84.0 84.5 85.1 85.6 86.1 86.7 87.2 87.8 88.3 88.8 89.4 89.9
Lowest 25% 108 107 105 104 103 102 101 99.7 98.6 97.5 96.3 95.2
Second 25% 96.4 97.0 97.6 98.2 98.8 99.4 100 101 101 102 102 103
Third 25% 93.1 94.2 95.2 96.2 97.2 98.2 99.3 100 101 102 103 104
Highest 25% 84.9 84.8 84.8 84.8 84.8 84.8 84.7 84.7 84.7 84.7 84.7 84.6
Central (Kabul Wardak Kapisa Logar Parwan Panjsher) 86.7 86.6 86.4 86.2 86.0 85.8 85.7 85.5 85.3 85.1 84.9 84.8
Central Highlands (Bamyan Daikundi) 108 106 105 104 103 102 100 99.2 98.0 96.8 95.6 94.4
East (Nangarhar Kunar Laghman Nooristan) 109 109 109 110 110 110 111 111 111 112 112 112
North (Samangan Sar-e-Pul Balkh Jawzjan Faryab) 100 99.3 98.1 97.0 95.9 94.7 93.6 92.4 91.3 90.2 89.0 87.9
North East (Baghlan Takhar Badakhshan Kunduz) 87.1 87.8 88.5 89.2 89.9 90.6 91.3 92.0 92.7 93.4 94.1 94.8
South (Uruzgan Helmand Zabul Nimroz Kandahar) 85.7 89.6 93.5 97.4 101 105 109 113 117 121 125 129
South East (Ghazni Paktya Paktika Khost) 95.1 94.8 94.4 94.1 93.8 93.4 93.1 92.7 92.4 92.1 91.7 91.4
West (Ghor Herat Badghis Farah) 99.3 99.4 99.6 99.8 100.0 100 100 101 101 101 101 101