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Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani Nutrition Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
% of children who are still breastfeeding 20-23 months 16 2002 85th out of 105
% of children who are   exclusively breastfed 6 months 7 2002 113th out of 125
% of households consuming iodized salt 26 2002 89th out of 112
% of under-fives suffering from stunting moderate & severe 13 2002 95th out of 132
% of under-fives suffering from underweight moderate & severe 7 2002 99th out of 137
% of under-fives suffering from underweight severe 1 2002 88th out of 104
% of under-fives suffering from wasting moderate & severe 2 2002 108th out of 128
Consumption of iodized salt > % of households 53.8% 2006 17th out of 37
Depth of hunger > Kilocalories per person per day 130 2006 123th out of 169
Exclusive breastfeeding > % of children under 6 months 11.8% 2006 39th out of 48
Low-birthweight babies > % of births 9.7% 2006 32nd out of 55
Prevalence of undernourishment > % of population 5% 2007 122nd out of 168
Vitamin A supplementation coverage rate > % of children ages 6-59 months 79% 2009 37th out of 58

SOURCES: UNICEF; United Nations Children's Fund, State of the World's Children.; Food and Agriculture Organisation, Food Security Statistics (http://www.fao.org/economic/ess/food-security-statistics/en/).; UNICEF, State of the World's Children, Childinfo, and Demographic and Health Surveys by Macro International.; Food and Agriculture Organisation (http://www.fao.org/faostat/foodsecurity/index_en.htm).

Citation

"Azerbaijan Nutrition Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Azerbaijan/Health/Nutrition