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Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age, Male (% Of Children Under 5) in Nigeria

Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age, Male (% Of Children Under 5) in Nigeria from 1990 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 21.30 -35.26
2013 32.90 33.74
2011 24.60 -13.99
2008 28.60 5.15
2007 27.20 -6.53
2003 29.10 -21.35
1990 37.00 N/A

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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