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Wasting Prevalence in South America

Wasting Prevalence in South America from 1990 to 2012
Date Value Variation
2012 1.30 -7.14
2010 1.40 -12.5
2005 1.60 -11.11
2000 1.80 -10
1995 2.00 -13.04
1990 2.30 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