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Coastal Vulnerability Index

Data source provider


Use cases

Exposure quantification, Financial stability monitoring

Data group

Exposure to physical risks

Metric Type

Physical vulnerability

Methodology/ Standard / Classification/ Taxonomy / Reference

1. National database
2. World Bank's CCKP, CMIP5 models, which are utilized within the AR5 of the IPCC

Unit (e.g. CO2)

No. of areas, size of area, category of severity (1-5)

Dimension (e.g. Sector, Customer)

By Country

Time horizon 



Not available

Time series

Not available


Not available

Observation on data availability/gaps

Data is not available. The research article on the application of CVI to Calabria Coastline, Italy is available at

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