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
Nepal (Asia/Pacific)
Total 86.2 86.4 86.6 86.8 87.0 87.2 87.4 87.6 87.8 86.4 84.9 83.5 82.0 80.6 79.0 77.5 75.9 74.4 72.8 71.7 70.7 69.6 68.6 67.5 66.4 65.4
Urban 71.9 71.1 70.2 69.4 68.6 67.7 66.9 66.0 65.2 64.1 63.1 62.0 61.0 59.9 58.4 56.8 55.3 53.7 52.2 53.7 55.3 56.8 58.4 59.9 61.4 63.0
Rural 87.4 87.8 88.2 88.6 89.0 89.4 89.8 90.2 90.6 89.5 88.4 87.2 86.1 85.0 83.3 81.6 79.8 78.1 76.4 77.2 78.0 78.8 79.6 80.4 81.2 82.0
Poor 90.5 90.2 89.8 89.5 89.2 88.8 88.5 88.1 87.8 87.5 87.1 86.8 86.4 86.1 86.4 86.6 86.9 87.1 87.4 86.7 86.0 85.4 84.7 84.0 83.3 82.6
Nonpoor 55.4 55.6 55.8 56.0 56.2 56.4 56.6 56.8 57.1 57.3 57.5 57.7 57.9 58.1 57.6 57.1 56.5 56.0 55.5 55.4 55.2 55.1 54.9 54.8 54.7 54.5
Lowest 25% 110 109 109 109 108 108 107 107 107 106 106 106 106 105 105 104 103 102 102 99.3 96.8 94.4 91.9 89.5 87.1 84.6
Second 25% 83.7 84.8 86.0 87.2 88.4 89.6 90.7 91.9 93.1 91.9 90.7 89.6 88.4 87.2 85.2 83.3 81.3 79.4 77.4 76.4 75.4 74.4 73.4 72.4 71.4 70.4
Third 25% 83.5 84.0 84.4 84.9 85.4 85.8 86.3 86.7 87.2 84.8 82.5 80.1 77.8 75.4 73.1 70.8 68.6 66.3 64.0 64.3 64.6 64.8 65.1 65.4 65.7 66.0
Highest 25% 71.7 71.3 70.9 70.5 70.1 69.7 69.3 68.9 68.5 66.7 64.8 63.0 61.1 59.3 58.0 56.7 55.4 54.1 52.8 51.9 50.9 50.0 49.0 48.1 47.2 46.2
Central 79.4 80.4 81.5 82.5 83.5 84.6 85.6 86.7 87.7 85.5 83.2 81.0 78.7 76.5 74.9 73.3 71.8 70.2 68.6 67.8 67.0 66.2 65.4 64.6 63.8 63.0
Eastern 81.9 81.8 81.8 81.8 81.8 81.8 81.7 81.7 81.7 80.9 80.1 79.3 78.5 77.7 76.4 75.0 73.7 72.3 71.0 70.1 69.1 68.2 67.2 66.3 65.4 64.4
Far-western 94.6 94.7 94.8 94.9 95.0 95.1 95.2 95.3 95.4 93.2 90.9 88.7 86.4 84.2 84.3 84.3 84.4 84.4 84.5 83.2 82.0 80.7 79.5 78.2 76.9 75.7
Mid-western 94.8 94.5 94.2 93.9 93.6 93.3 93.0 92.7 92.4 91.5 90.6 89.7 88.8 87.9 86.7 85.6 84.4 83.3 82.1 81.4 80.7 80.0 79.3 78.6 77.9 77.2
Western 94.4 93.7 93.1 92.4 91.7 91.1 90.4 89.8 89.1 88.3 87.5 86.6 85.8 85.0 82.3 79.5 76.8 74.0 71.3 69.7 68.1 66.5 64.9 63.3 61.7 60.1