Global Data Lab

Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
36.8 million persons, 8.3 million households
Follow @globaldatalab on Twitter
Blue numbers are estimated
Show on map

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
Iraq (Asia/Pacific)
Total 77.2 77.4 77.5 77.7 77.9 78.0 78.2 78.3 78.5 78.3 78.2 78.0 77.8 77.6 77.5 77.3
Urban 68.9 69.3 69.8 70.2 70.6 71.1 71.5 72.0 72.4 72.8 73.1 73.5 73.8 74.2 74.5 74.9
Rural 91.7 92.0 92.4 92.8 93.2 93.6 93.9 94.3 94.7 93.0 91.3 89.6 88.0 86.3 84.6 82.9
Poor 101 104 107 109 112 114 117 120 122 123 125 126 127 128 129 131
Nonpoor 74.6 75.0 75.5 75.9 76.3 76.8 77.2 77.7 78.1 78.0 77.8 77.7 77.5 77.4 77.2 77.1
Lowest 25% 97.8 98.7 99.7 101 102 103 104 105 106 105 104 102 101 100 99.3 98.3
Second 25% 84.2 84.3 84.3 84.4 84.5 84.5 84.6 84.6 84.7 84.1 83.5 82.9 82.4 81.8 81.2 80.6
Third 25% 68.3 68.7 69.2 69.6 70.0 70.5 70.9 71.4 71.8 71.6 71.5 71.3 71.1 70.9 70.8 70.6
Highest 25% 67.7 66.5 65.2 63.9 62.6 61.3 60.1 58.8 57.5 58.0 58.4 58.9 59.3 59.8 60.2 60.7
Anbar 68.9 70.5 72.2 73.9 75.6 77.3 78.9 80.6 82.3 81.0 79.6 78.3 76.9 75.6 74.2 72.9
Babylon 68.3 70.2 72.2 74.2 76.2 78.2 80.1 82.1 84.1 83.3 82.6 81.8 81.1 80.3 79.6 78.8
Baghdad 67.4 67.7 67.9 68.2 68.5 68.7 69.0 69.2 69.5 70.2 70.9 71.6 72.4 73.1 73.8 74.5
Basra 80.7 81.4 82.0 82.7 83.4 84.0 84.7 85.3 86.0 85.7 85.5 85.2 84.9 84.6 84.4 84.1
Diala 69.1 70.0 71.0 71.9 72.8 73.8 74.7 75.7 76.6 76.3 75.9 75.6 75.2 74.9 74.5 74.2
Dohouk 93.0 91.2 89.3 87.5 85.7 83.8 82.0 80.1 78.3 77.2 76.0 74.9 73.7 72.6 71.4 70.3
Erbil 75.1 74.9 74.6 74.3 74.0 73.7 73.5 73.2 72.9 72.6 72.3 72.0 71.8 71.5 71.2 70.9
Kerbela 82.0 81.8 81.6 81.4 81.2 81.0 80.8 80.6 80.4 80.1 79.9 79.6 79.4 79.1 78.9 78.6
Maysan 89.3 90.2 91.2 92.2 93.2 94.2 95.1 96.1 97.1 96.7 96.3 95.9 95.6 95.2 94.8 94.4
Muthanna 97.2 96.3 95.3 94.3 93.3 92.3 91.4 90.4 89.4 89.5 89.6 89.7 89.7 89.8 89.9 90.0
Najaf 83.9 83.7 83.6 83.4 83.2 83.1 82.9 82.8 82.6 83.0 83.4 83.8 84.2 84.6 85.0 85.4
Nenava 99.0 97.1 95.1 93.1 91.1 89.1 87.2 85.2 83.2 83.6 84.0 84.4 84.8 85.2 85.6 86.0
Qadisiya 82.2 82.8 83.4 84.0 84.6 85.2 85.8 86.4 87.0 85.3 83.7 82.0 80.4 78.7 77.1 75.4
Salaheldeen 78.8 79.8 80.9 82.0 83.1 84.2 85.2 86.3 87.4 84.9 82.4 79.9 77.4 74.9 72.4 69.9
Suleimaniya 62.1 61.7 61.3 60.9 60.5 60.1 59.7 59.3 58.9 59.3 59.8 60.2 60.6 61.0 61.5 61.9
Ta-amem-Karkuk 69.7 70.2 70.6 71.0 71.4 71.8 72.3 72.7 73.1 72.2 71.4 70.5 69.6 68.7 67.9 67.0
Thi-Qar 86.5 86.6 86.8 87.0 87.2 87.4 87.5 87.7 87.9 87.7 87.4 87.2 87.0 86.8 86.5 86.3
Wasit 80.1 80.9 81.8 82.7 83.6 84.5 85.3 86.2 87.1 85.3 83.5 81.7 79.9 78.1 76.3 74.5