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Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.7.0)

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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Share of population living in area

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
Afghanistan (Asia/Pacific)
Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Urban 13.5 14.9 16.3 17.7 19.1 20.5 21.9 23.2 24.6 26.0 27.4 28.8
Rural 86.5 85.1 83.7 82.3 80.9 79.5 78.1 76.8 75.4 74.0 72.6 71.2
Poor 74.5 71.4 68.3 65.2 62.1 59.0 56.0 52.9 49.8 46.7 43.6 40.6
Nonpoor 25.6 28.6 31.7 34.8 37.9 40.9 44.0 47.1 50.2 53.3 56.3 59.4
Lowest 25% 22.2 22.6 23.0 23.3 23.7 24.1 24.4 24.8 25.2 25.5 25.9 26.3
Second 25% 24.4 24.5 24.5 24.6 24.7 24.8 24.9 25.0 25.1 25.2 25.3 25.3
Third 25% 27.8 27.5 27.2 26.9 26.5 26.2 25.9 25.6 25.2 24.9 24.6 24.3
Highest 25% 25.6 25.4 25.3 25.2 25.1 24.9 24.8 24.7 24.5 24.4 24.3 24.1
Central (Kabul Wardak Kapisa Logar Parwan Panjsher) 14.0 14.7 15.3 16.0 16.6 17.2 17.9 18.5 19.2 19.8 20.4 21.1
Central Highlands (Bamyan Daikundi) 3.98 3.78 3.59 3.39 3.20 3.00 2.81 2.61 2.42 2.22 2.03 1.83
East (Nangarhar Kunar Laghman Nooristan) 13.0 12.4 11.8 11.1 10.5 9.93 9.32 8.71 8.11 7.50 6.89 6.28
North (Samangan Sar-e-Pul Balkh Jawzjan Faryab) 10.9 11.8 12.8 13.8 14.8 15.8 16.8 17.8 18.7 19.7 20.7 21.7
North East (Baghlan Takhar Badakhshan Kunduz) 17.4 17.1 16.7 16.3 15.9 15.5 15.1 14.7 14.3 13.9 13.6 13.2
South (Uruzgan Helmand Zabul Nimroz Kandahar) 14.0 13.9 13.7 13.6 13.5 13.3 13.2 13.1 12.9 12.8 12.7 12.5
South East (Ghazni Paktya Paktika Khost) 13.8 13.4 13.0 12.7 12.3 11.9 11.5 11.1 10.8 10.4 10.0 9.64
West (Ghor Herat Badghis Farah) 12.9 13.0 13.1 13.2 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.5 13.5 13.6 13.7 13.8