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Prevalence Of Stunting, Height For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in the World

Prevalence Of Stunting, Height For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in the World from 1990 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 22.90 -2.14
2015 23.40 -11.03
2010 26.30 -10.85
2005 29.50 -9.79
2000 32.70 -8.4
1995 35.70 -9.62
1990 39.50 N/A

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Stunting And Underweight in other Countries

Main Nutrition Indicators

  • Stunting And Underweight

    Percentage of children under age 5 whose height for age and weight for age are more than two standard deviation below the respective medians for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. Based on: World Health Organization.

  • Malnutrition Prevalence