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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

% poor households (with IWI value under 70)

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 66.1 62.6 59.2 55.8 52.4 49.0 45.5 42.1 38.7 35.3
Urban 23.1 21.4 19.7 18.0 16.3 14.7 13.0 11.3 9.58 7.89
Rural 80.6 77.1 73.6 70.1 66.6 63.1 59.6 56.1 52.6 49.1
Poor 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Nonpoor 38.0 36.1 34.3 32.5 30.7 28.9 27.1 25.3 23.4 21.6
Lowest 25% 99.9 99.9 99.9 100.0 99.7 99.5 99.3 99.1 98.9 98.7
Second 25% 99.9 96.6 93.2 89.9 82.3 74.7 67.2 59.6 52.1 44.5
Third 25% 49.0 43.4 37.7 32.1 26.4 20.8 15.1 9.47 3.82 2.55
Highest 25% 2.08 1.83 1.57 1.32 1.07 0.81 0.56 0.30 0.05 0.04
Attapeu 86.7 82.7 78.6 74.6 70.6 66.6 62.6 58.6 54.6 50.6
Bokeo 71.0 66.7 62.3 58.0 53.7 49.3 45.0 40.7 36.4 32.0
Borikhamxay 44.9 41.4 38.0 34.5 31.0 27.6 24.1 20.7 17.2 13.7
Champasack 79.0 73.2 67.4 61.6 55.8 50.0 44.2 38.4 32.6 26.8
Huaphanh 79.6 78.3 77.1 75.8 74.5 73.2 71.9 70.6 69.4 68.1
Khammuane 77.2 72.4 67.7 62.9 58.2 53.4 48.7 43.9 39.2 34.4
Luangnamtha 69.2 66.2 63.2 60.3 57.3 54.3 51.3 48.3 45.4 42.4
Luangprabang 74.6 72.0 69.3 66.7 64.1 61.5 58.8 56.2 53.6 51.0
Oudomxay 94.7 90.3 85.9 81.5 77.1 72.7 68.3 63.9 59.5 55.1
Phongsaly 96.0 92.4 88.8 85.2 81.6 78.0 74.4 70.8 67.2 63.5
Saravane 87.8 85.3 82.7 80.2 77.6 75.1 72.5 70.0 67.5 64.9
Savannakhet 78.2 74.1 70.0 65.9 61.7 57.6 53.5 49.4 45.2 41.1
Sayabury 69.3 64.0 58.7 53.4 48.1 42.8 37.5 32.2 26.9 21.6
Sekong 86.8 83.5 80.1 76.8 73.5 70.2 66.8 63.5 60.2 56.8
Vientiane Municipality 12.2 11.2 10.1 9.11 8.09 7.07 6.05 5.03 4.01 2.99
Vientiane Province 37.8 36.7 35.5 34.4 33.2 32.1 30.9 29.8 28.6 27.5
Xiengkhuang 80.9 75.6 70.4 65.1 59.8 54.5 49.2 43.9 38.6 33.3