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

Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age, Female (% Of Children Under 5) in Nigeria from 1990 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 18.30 -36.9
2013 29.00 20.33
2011 24.10 -2.82
2008 24.80 2.48
2007 24.20 -4.72
2003 25.40 -23.72
1990 33.30 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