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
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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 75.6 77.5 79.4 81.2 83.1 85.0 86.9 88.8 90.7 92.6
Urban 95.5 95.8 96.0 96.3 96.6 96.8 97.1 97.4 97.6 97.9
Rural 68.4 70.8 73.2 75.5 77.9 80.3 82.6 85.0 87.4 89.7
Poor 46.2 48.3 50.5 52.7 54.9 57.0 59.2 61.4 63.6 65.7
Nonpoor 95.6 95.8 96.1 96.3 96.5 96.7 97.0 97.2 97.4 97.7
Lowest 25% 26.2 31.7 37.2 42.7 48.2 53.7 59.2 64.7 70.3 75.8
Second 25% 80.6 82.3 84.0 85.7 87.4 89.1 90.8 92.5 94.2 95.9
Third 25% 95.7 96.1 96.4 96.8 97.1 97.5 97.8 98.2 98.5 98.9
Highest 25% 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.8
Attapeu 66.0 68.9 71.7 74.6 77.4 80.2 83.1 85.9 88.8 91.6
Bokeo 68.5 71.3 74.1 76.8 79.6 82.4 85.1 87.9 90.6 93.4
Borikhamxay 90.9 91.5 92.1 92.8 93.4 94.1 94.7 95.4 96.0 96.6
Champasack 82.2 83.7 85.2 86.8 88.3 89.9 91.4 93.0 94.5 96.1
Huaphanh 74.9 76.8 78.6 80.4 82.2 84.0 85.9 87.7 89.5 91.3
Khammuane 69.0 71.4 73.9 76.4 78.9 81.3 83.8 86.3 88.8 91.2
Luangnamtha 74.6 76.6 78.5 80.5 82.5 84.4 86.4 88.4 90.3 92.3
Luangprabang 69.6 71.6 73.6 75.5 77.5 79.5 81.5 83.5 85.5 87.4
Oudomxay 45.3 50.4 55.4 60.4 65.5 70.5 75.5 80.5 85.6 90.3
Phongsaly 53.3 58.1 62.8 67.6 72.3 77.1 81.9 86.6 91.4 94.2
Saravane 56.8 59.8 62.9 66.0 69.1 72.1 75.2 78.3 81.4 84.5
Savannakhet 73.5 74.8 76.0 77.3 78.6 79.8 81.1 82.4 83.7 84.9
Sayabury 73.4 75.9 78.4 80.9 83.4 85.9 88.4 90.9 93.4 95.5
Sekong 51.1 55.3 59.5 63.6 67.8 72.0 76.2 80.3 84.5 88.7
Vientiane Municipality 96.6 96.9 97.2 97.5 97.8 98.1 98.4 98.7 99.0 99.3
Vientiane Province 86.8 87.8 88.7 89.7 90.6 91.5 92.5 93.4 94.3 95.3
Xiengkhuang 85.4 86.9 88.4 89.9 91.4 92.9 94.4 95.9 97.4 98.2