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

Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in Nigeria from 1990 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 19.80 -36.13
2013 31.00 27.05
2011 24.40 -8.61
2008 26.70 3.89
2007 25.70 -5.51
2003 27.20 -0.37
1999 27.30 -22.22
1993 35.10 =
1990 35.10 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