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Costa Rica

Costa Rica Hunger and malnutrition Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Children > Small children underweight 1.1% 2009 17th out of 18
Undernourished population 0.4 million 2012 64th out of 93
Undernourished population > Percentage 8.2% 2012 72nd out of 125
Undernourished population per million people 0.0832 million 2012 61st out of 91
Underweight boys under 5 6% 1996 5th out of 9
Underweight girls under 5 4% 1996 6th out of 9

SOURCES: 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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