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Prevalence Of Severe Wasting, Weight For Height, Female (% Of Children Under 5) in Nigeria

Prevalence Of Severe Wasting, Weight For Height, Female (% Of Children Under 5) in Nigeria from 1990 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 1.70 -80
2013 8.50 214.81
2011 2.70 -62.5
2008 7.20 12.5
2007 6.40 48.84
2003 4.30 2.38
1990 4.20 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