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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
Lao (Asia/Pacific)
Total 75.7 74.1 72.5 70.9 69.3 67.7 66.1 64.5 62.9 61.3
Urban 51.8 51.7 51.5 51.4 51.3 51.1 51.0 50.8 50.7 50.6
Rural 84.5 82.5 80.6 78.7 76.8 74.9 72.9 71.0 69.1 67.2
Poor 102 100 98.7 97.2 95.7 94.2 92.7 91.2 89.7 88.2
Nonpoor 59.8 59.5 59.1 58.8 58.5 58.1 57.8 57.4 57.1 56.8
Lowest 25% 114 110 107 103 99.9 96.4 93.0 89.5 86.1 82.7
Second 25% 85.1 82.9 80.6 78.3 76.0 73.7 71.5 69.2 66.9 64.6
Third 25% 66.8 65.3 63.8 62.3 60.8 59.3 57.8 56.3 54.8 53.3
Highest 25% 45.2 45.4 45.5 45.7 45.9 46.0 46.2 46.3 46.5 46.7
Attapeu 91.0 88.4 85.9 83.3 80.7 78.2 75.6 73.1 70.5 67.9
Bokeo 81.9 79.8 77.6 75.5 73.4 71.2 69.1 66.9 64.8 62.7
Borikhamxay 69.7 68.6 67.4 66.3 65.2 64.0 62.9 61.7 60.6 59.5
Champasack 82.0 79.8 77.7 75.5 73.3 71.2 69.0 66.9 64.7 62.5
Huaphanh 94.7 91.4 88.2 84.9 81.6 78.4 75.1 71.9 68.6 65.3
Khammuane 87.9 84.9 81.8 78.8 75.8 72.7 69.7 66.6 63.6 60.6
Luangnamtha 67.4 67.1 66.7 66.4 66.1 65.7 65.4 65.0 64.7 64.4
Luangprabang 79.1 77.5 75.8 74.2 72.6 70.9 69.3 67.6 66.0 64.4
Oudomxay 93.8 90.1 86.3 82.6 78.9 75.1 71.4 67.6 63.9 60.2
Phongsaly 80.7 78.7 76.8 74.8 72.8 70.9 68.9 67.0 65.0 63.0
Saravane 98.8 95.7 92.5 89.4 86.3 83.1 80.0 76.8 73.7 70.6
Savannakhet 74.8 74.0 73.1 72.2 71.3 70.4 69.6 68.7 67.8 66.9
Sayabury 62.4 61.0 59.7 58.3 56.9 55.6 54.2 52.9 51.5 50.1
Sekong 100 98.2 96.0 93.8 91.6 89.4 87.1 84.9 82.7 80.5
Vientiane Municipality 45.6 45.5 45.5 45.5 45.5 45.5 45.4 45.4 45.4 45.4
Vientiane Province 67.2 67.2 67.3 67.3 67.3 67.4 67.4 67.5 67.5 67.5
Xiengkhuang 91.0 88.0 85.1 82.2 79.3 76.4 73.4 70.5 67.6 64.7