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Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in the World

Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in the World from 1990 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 14.00 -2.78
2015 14.40 -12.73
2010 16.50 -11.76
2005 18.70 -10.53
2000 20.90 -7.52
1995 22.60 -8.87
1990 24.80 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