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Health > Hunger and malnutrition > Undernourished population > Percentage: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of population that subsists on less than the required nutritional amounts per day.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Burundi 67.3% 2012
2 Comoros 65.3% 2012
3 Eritrea 61.3% 2012
4 Haiti 49.8% 2012
5 Zambia 43.1% 2012
6 East Timor 38.3% 2012
7 Ethiopia 37.1% 2012
8 Mozambique 36.8% 2012
9 Swaziland 35.8% 2012
=10 Tanzania 33% 2012
=10 Democratic Republic of the Congo 33% 2012
12 Palestine 31.8% 2012
=13 Zimbabwe 30.5% 2012
=13 Guatemala 30.5% 2012
15 Tajikistan 30.2% 2012
16 Uganda 30.1% 2012
17 Rwanda 29.7% 2012
=18 Sierra Leone 29.4% 2012
=18 Chad 29.4% 2012
20 Namibia 29.3% 2012
21 Yemen 28.8% 2012
22 Liberia 28.6% 2012
23 Central African Republic 28.2% 2012
24 Madagascar 27.2% 2012
25 Laos 26.7% 2012
26 Iraq 26.2% 2012
27 Kenya 25.8% 2012
28 Botswana 25.7% 2012
29 Burkina Faso 25% 2012
30 Angola 24.4% 2012
31 Sri Lanka 22.8% 2012
32 Paraguay 22.3% 2012
33 Nicaragua 21.7% 2012
34 Senegal 21.6% 2012
35 Bolivia 21.3% 2012
36 Mongolia 21.2% 2012
=37 Cote d'Ivoire 20.5% 2012
=37 Djibouti 20.5% 2012
39 Malawi 20% 2012
40 Grenada 18.7% 2012
41 Pakistan 17.2% 2012
42 India 17% 2012
=43 Bangladesh 16.3% 2012
=43 Ecuador 16.3% 2012
45 Philippines 16.2% 2012
=46 Nepal 16% 2012
=46 Gambia 16% 2012
48 Lesotho 15.7% 2012
49 Dominican Republic 15.6% 2012
50 Togo 15.5% 2012
51 Cambodia 15.4% 2012
52 Guinea 15.2% 2012
=53 Niger 13.9% 2012
=53 Antigua and Barbuda 13.9% 2012
55 Solomon Islands 13.4% 2012
56 Cameroon 13.3% 2012
57 Saint Lucia 12.2% 2012
58 El Salvador 11.9% 2012
59 Peru 11.8% 2012
60 China 11.4% 2012
61 Colombia 10.6% 2012
=62 Suriname 10.2% 2012
=62 Saint Kitts and Nevis 10.2% 2012
64 Guinea-Bissau 10.1% 2012
65 Cape Verde 9.6% 2012
66 Indonesia 9.1% 2012
=67 Panama 8.7% 2012
=67 Honduras 8.7% 2012
69 Jamaica 8.6% 2012
=70 Vietnam 8.3% 2012
=70 Seychelles 8.3% 2012
72 Costa Rica 8.2% 2012
73 Vanuatu 8.1% 2012
74 Mauritania 7.8% 2012
=75 Trinidad and Tobago 7.6% 2012
=75 Kiribati 7.6% 2012
=77 Nigeria 7.3% 2012
=77 Mali 7.3% 2012
79 Sao Tome and Principe 7.2% 2012
80 Brazil 6.9% 2012
81 Belize 6.4% 2012
82 Uruguay 6.2% 2012
83 Benin 6.1% 2012
84 Syria 6% 2012
85 Kyrgyzstan 5.9% 2012
86 Thailand 5.8% 2012
87 Uzbekistan 5.7% 2012
=88 The Bahamas 5.6% 2012
=88 Gabon 5.6% 2012
90 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 5.5% 2012
=91 Mauritius 5.4% 2012
=91 Maldives 5.4% 2012
=93 Morocco 5% 2012
=93 Guyana 5% 2012
=95 Turkmenistan 0.0 2012
=95 Dominica 0.0 2012
=95 South Korea 0.0 2012
=95 Turkey 0.0 2012
=95 Libya 0.0 2012
=95 Malaysia 0.0 2012
=95 Barbados 0.0 2012
=95 Netherlands Antilles 0.0 2009
=95 Lebanon 0.0 2012
=95 Fiji 0.0 2012
=95 Venezuela 0.0 2012
=95 Jordan 0.0 2012
=95 Mexico 0.0 2012
=95 Argentina 0.0 2012
=95 Ghana 0.0 2012
=95 Saudi Arabia 0.0 2012
=95 Samoa 0.0 2012
=95 United Arab Emirates 0.0 2012
=95 Azerbaijan 0.0 2012
=95 Cuba 0.0 2012
=95 Armenia 0.0 2012
=95 South Africa 0.0 2012
=95 Brunei 0.0 2012
=95 Iran 0.0 2012
=95 Algeria 0.0 2012
=95 Chile 0.0 2012
=95 French Polynesia 0.0 2012
=95 Egypt 0.0 2012
=95 Kuwait 0.0 2012
=95 Kazakhstan 0.0 2012
=95 New Caledonia 0.0 2012
=95 Tunisia 0.0 2012

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