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Wasting Prevalence in Latin America and Caribbean

Wasting Prevalence in Latin America and Caribbean from 1990 to 2012
Date Value Variation
2012 1.30 -7.14
2010 1.40 -12.5
2005 1.60 -15.79
2000 1.90 -17.39
1995 2.30 -11.54
1990 2.60 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