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Ghana

Ghana Hunger and malnutrition Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Children > Small children severely underweight 3.1% 2008 5th out of 9
Children > Small children underweight 14.3% 2008 11th out of 24
Undernourished population 1.4 million 2009 51st out of 94
Undernourished population > Percentage 0.0 2012 112th out of 125
Undernourished population per million people 0.0591 million 2009 76th out of 92
Underweight boys under 5 23% 2003 11th out of 18
Underweight girls under 5 22% 2003 11th out of 18

SOURCES: United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables

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