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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

Mean International Wealth Index (IWI) score of region

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 55.2 57.2 59.3 61.4 63.4 65.5 67.5 69.6 71.6 73.7
Urban 80.0 80.8 81.6 82.5 83.3 84.1 84.9 85.8 86.6 87.4
Rural 46.7 48.9 51.1 53.4 55.6 57.8 60.0 62.3 64.5 66.7
Poor 27.7 28.6 29.5 30.4 31.2 32.1 33.0 33.8 34.7 35.6
Nonpoor 75.8 76.4 77.1 77.7 78.3 78.9 79.6 80.2 80.8 81.5
Lowest 25% 18.5 21.2 24.0 26.7 29.4 32.1 34.9 37.6 40.3 43.0
Second 25% 44.7 47.6 50.6 53.5 56.5 59.4 62.4 65.3 68.3 71.3
Third 25% 69.4 71.2 73.1 75.0 76.8 78.7 80.6 82.4 84.3 86.1
Highest 25% 88.2 88.9 89.6 90.3 90.9 91.6 92.3 93.0 93.6 94.3
Attapeu 42.7 45.6 48.6 51.5 54.5 57.4 60.4 63.3 66.3 69.2
Bokeo 51.1 53.7 56.3 58.9 61.6 64.2 66.8 69.4 72.1 74.7
Borikhamxay 69.0 70.7 72.3 74.0 75.7 77.4 79.1 80.8 82.4 84.1
Champasack 52.5 55.3 58.0 60.7 63.5 66.2 69.0 71.7 74.4 77.2
Huaphanh 48.2 49.5 50.7 51.9 53.2 54.4 55.6 56.8 58.1 59.3
Khammuane 53.6 55.8 58.0 60.1 62.3 64.5 66.7 68.9 71.0 73.2
Luangnamtha 54.7 56.4 58.1 59.8 61.5 63.2 64.9 66.5 68.2 69.9
Luangprabang 49.2 51.0 52.7 54.4 56.1 57.8 59.5 61.2 62.9 64.7
Oudomxay 35.4 38.7 42.1 45.4 48.7 52.0 55.4 58.7 62.0 65.4
Phongsaly 31.4 34.4 37.4 40.4 43.4 46.4 49.3 52.3 55.3 58.3
Saravane 42.7 44.5 46.3 48.0 49.8 51.6 53.3 55.1 56.8 58.6
Savannakhet 46.9 49.5 52.1 54.7 57.2 59.8 62.4 65.0 67.6 70.2
Sayabury 55.8 58.5 61.2 63.9 66.6 69.3 72.0 74.7 77.4 80.1
Sekong 37.4 40.4 43.4 46.4 49.4 52.4 55.4 58.4 61.4 64.4
Vientiane Municipality 84.9 85.5 86.2 86.8 87.5 88.1 88.8 89.4 90.1 90.8
Vientiane Province 71.4 72.1 72.7 73.4 74.0 74.7 75.3 76.0 76.6 77.3
Xiengkhuang 43.6 47.3 51.0 54.6 58.3 62.0 65.7 69.4 73.0 76.7