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

Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in India from 1977 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 29.40 -32.41
2006 43.50 -2.03
1999 44.40 8.03
1997 41.10 -18.93
1992 50.70 -14.79
1989 59.50 -11.59
1977 67.30 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