Kiribati

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In 2018 the Committee for Development Policy recommended Kiribati for graduation. ECOSOC deferred a decision until 2021.

Kiribati meets the double income per capita threshold and the human assets threshold, but not the economic vulnerability index, as shown by the diagrams below.

Gross national income (GNI) per capita*

Value: $ 2,986

Thresholds:

Inclusion: $ 1,025
Graduation: $ 1,230
Income-only: $ 2,460

Human assets index (HAI)*

Value: 84

Thresholds:

Inclusion: 62 or below
Graduation: 66 or above

HAI indicators*

Under-five mortality rate
Value: 54.3
Index: 73.2
Source: UN IAG for Child Mortality Estimation
Gross secondary school enrolment ratio
training
Value: 87.1
Index: 85.7
Source: UNESCO
Percentage of population undernourished
Value: 3.3
Index: 100.0
Source: FAO
Adult literacy rate
Value: 79.6
Index: 72.8
Source: Kiribati 2015 Census
Maternal mortality rate
Value: 90
Index: 92.9
Source: UN IAG for Maternal Mortality

Economic vulnerability index (EVI)*

Value: 73.7

Thresholds:

Inclusion: 36 or above
Graduation: 32 or below

EVI indicators*

Population
Value: 114,395
Index: 100.0
Source: UN/DESA, Population Division
Share of population in low elevated coastal zones
Value: 95.2
Index: 100.0
Source: CIESIN
Remoteness
Value: 76.4
Index: 83.0
Source: CDP
Instability of exports of goods and services
Value: 16.6
Index: 38.5
Source: UN/DESA, Statistics Division
Merchandise export concentration
Value: 0.87
Index: 90.7
Source: UNCTAD
Victims of natural disasters
Value: 5.143
Index: 91.3
Source: EM-DAT
Share of agriculture, forestry and fishing in GDP
Value: 23.4
Index: 37.9
Source: UN/DESA, Statistics Division
Instability of agricultural production
Value: 15.2
Index: 73.9
Source: FAO