1. ReportLinker Data
  2. Life Sciences
  3. Healthcare
  4. Healthcare Indicators
  5. Nutrition
  6. Stunting And Underweight
  7. Prevalence Of Wasting, W…

Prevalence Of Wasting, Weight For Height (% Of Children Under 5) in India

Prevalence Of Wasting, Weight For Height (% Of Children Under 5) in India from 1977 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 15.10 -24.5
2006 20.00 1.01
1999 19.80 2.59
1997 19.30 -8.53
1992 21.10 -0.94
1989 21.30 4.93
1977 20.30 N/A

Related Statistics

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