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Myanmar for the first time met the graduation criteria at the 2018 triennial review of the Committee for Development Policy. If the country again meets the criteria in 2021 it could be recommended for graduation.

Myanmar meets all three graduation criteria, as shown in the diagrams below.

Gross national income (GNI) per capita*

Value: $ 1,255

Thresholds:

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

Human assets index (HAI)*

Value: 68.5

Thresholds:

Inclusion: 62 or below
Graduation: 66 or above

HAI indicators*

Under-five mortality rate
Value: 50.8
Index: 75.3
Source: UN IAG for Child Mortality Estimation
Gross secondary school enrolment ratio
training
Value: 51.3
Index: 45.9
Source: UNESCO
Percentage of population undernourished
Value: 16.9
Index: 80.2
Source: FAO
Adult literacy rate
Value: 75.6
Index: 67.4
Source: UNESCO
Maternal mortality rate
Value: 178
Index: 85.5
Source: UN IAG for Maternal Mortality

Economic vulnerability index (EVI)*

Value: 31.7

Thresholds:

Inclusion: 36 or above
Graduation: 32 or below

EVI indicators*

Population
Value: 52,885,223
Index: 9.8
Source: UN/DESA, Population Division
Share of population in low elevated coastal zones
Value: 11.0
Index: 31.4
Source: CIESIN
Remoteness
Value: 42.1
Index: 40.1
Source: CDP
Instability of exports of goods and services
Value: 13.7
Index: 29.0
Source: UN/DESA, Statistics Division
Merchandise export concentration
Value: 0.35
Index: 29.8
Source: UNCTAD
Victims of natural disasters
Value: 0.626
Index: 63.5
Source: EM-DAT
Share of agriculture, forestry and fishing in GDP
Value: 26.6
Index: 43.4
Source: UN/DESA, Statistics Division
Instability of agricultural production
Value: 4.2
Index: 14.6
Source: FAO