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GDL Area Database (3.9.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
37.1 million persons, 8.3 million households
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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
Gambia (Africa)
Total 90.8 90.8 90.9 91.0 91.1 91.2 91.3 91.3 91.4 91.5 92.1 92.7 93.3 93.9 94.5 95.1 95.7 96.3 96.9 97.5
Urban 69.8 69.8 69.9 70.0 70.1 70.2 70.3 70.3 70.4 70.5 71.5 72.6 73.6 74.6 75.6 76.7 77.7 78.7 79.8 80.8
Rural 110 109 109 109 109 109 108 108 108 108 109 111 112 114 115 117 118 120 121 123
Poor 98.1 98.5 99.0 99.4 99.9 100 101 101 102 102 103 105 106 107 109 110 112 113 114 116
Nonpoor 70.1 70.6 71.0 71.5 72.0 72.4 72.9 73.4 73.8 74.3 74.9 75.5 76.1 76.8 77.4 78.0 78.6 79.2 79.8 80.4
Lowest 25% 104 105 107 109 110 112 113 115 117 118 118 117 117 116 116 116 115 115 114 114
Second 25% 107 106 105 104 103 102 101 99.4 98.4 97.3 99.4 101 104 106 108 110 112 114 116 118
Third 25% 76.1 77.1 78.2 79.2 80.2 81.3 82.3 83.3 84.4 85.4 85.9 86.4 86.9 87.3 87.8 88.3 88.8 89.3 89.8 90.3
Highest 25% 64.6 64.7 64.9 65.0 65.2 65.3 65.5 65.6 65.8 65.9 66.4 66.8 67.3 67.8 68.3 68.7 69.2 69.7 70.1 70.6
Banjul LGA 61.9 61.6 61.2 60.9 60.6 60.2 59.9 59.6 59.2 58.9 59.5 60.2 60.8 61.5 62.1 62.8 63.4 64.0 64.7 65.3
Central River, Janjabureh LGA 94.4 96.0 97.7 99.3 101 103 104 106 108 109 109 109 110 110 110 110 110 110 110 110
Central River, Kuntaur LGA 108 109 110 110 111 112 113 114 114 115 118 120 122 125 127 129 132 134 136 139
Kanifing LGA 77.0 75.9 74.9 73.9 72.9 71.9 70.9 69.8 68.8 67.8 68.6 69.3 70.1 70.8 71.6 72.3 73.1 73.9 74.6 75.4
Lower River, Mansakonko LGA 83.4 87.1 90.8 94.5 98.2 102 106 109 113 117 116 116 115 115 114 114 113 113 112 112
North Bank, Kerewan LGA 105 106 107 108 109 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 121 122 123 124
Upper River, Basse LGA 123 122 120 119 117 116 115 113 112 110 112 113 115 116 118 119 120 122 123 125
Western, Brikama LGA 105 103 101 99.7 98.0 96.2 94.5 92.8 91.0 89.3 88.8 88.3 87.8 87.4 86.9 86.4 85.9 85.4 84.9 84.4