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Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in Latin America & Caribbean

Prevalence Of Underweight, Weight For Age (% Of Children Under 5) in Latin America & Caribbean from 1990 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 2.90 -3.33
2015 3.00 -18.92
2010 3.70 -15.91
2005 4.40 -16.98
2000 5.30 -17.19
1995 6.40 -15.79
1990 7.60 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