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Children under the age of 5 years underweight / World Rankings


This entry gives the percent of children under five considered to be underweight. Underweight means weight-for-age is approximately 2 kg below for standard at age one, 3 kg below standard for ages two and three, and 4 kg below standard for ages four and five. This statistic is an indicator of the nutritional status of a community. Children who suffer from growth retardation as a result of poor diets and/or recurrent infections tend to have a greater risk of suffering illness and death.


Rank Country Children under the age of 5 years underweight Date of Information
1 India 43.50 2006
2 Yemen 43.10 2003
3 Bangladesh 41.30 2007
4 Timor-leste 40.60 2002
5 Niger 39.90 2006
6 Burundi 38.90 2000
7 Nepal 38.80 2006
8 Burkina Faso 37.40 2006
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9 Madagascar 36.80 2004
10 Ethiopia 34.60 2005
11 Eritrea 34.50 2002
12 Chad 33.90 2004
13 Afghanistan 32.90 2004
14 Somalia 32.80 2006
15 Sudan 31.70 2006
16 Laos 31.60 2006
17 Pakistan 31.30 2001
18 Djibouti 29.60 2006
19 Burma 29.60 2003
20 Cambodia 28.80 2008
21 Congo, Democratic Republic Of The 28.20 2007
22 Mali 27.90 2006
23 Angola 27.50 2001
24 Nigeria 26.70 2008
25 Maldives 25.70 2001
26 Comoros 25.00 2000
27 Central African Republic 21.80 2000
28 Sierra Leone 21.30 2008
29 Mozambique 21.20 2003
30 Sri Lanka 21.10 2007
31 Guinea 20.80 2008
32 Philippines 20.70 2003
33 Korea, North 20.60 2004
34 Togo 20.50 2008
35 Liberia 20.40 2007
36 Vietnam 20.20 2008
37 Benin 20.20 2006
38 Indonesia 19.60 2007
39 Haiti 18.90 2006
40 Papua New Guinea 18.10 2005
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41 Rwanda 18.00 2005
42 Guatemala 17.70 2002
43 Namibia 17.50 2007
44 Guinea-bissau 17.20 2008
45 Tanzania 16.70 2005
46 Mauritania 16.70 2008
47 Cote D'ivoire 16.70 2006
48 Cameroon 16.60 2006
49 Lesotho 16.60 2005
50 Kenya 16.50 2003
51 Uganda 16.40 2006
52 Gambia, The 15.80 2006
53 Malawi 15.50 2006
54 Tajikistan 14.90 2005
55 Zambia 14.90 2007
56 Senegal 14.50 2005
57 Ghana 14.30 2008
58 Zimbabwe 14.00 2006
59 Sao Tome And Principe 13.10 2009
60 Bhutan 12.00 2008
61 Congo, Republic Of The 11.80 2005
62 Solomon Islands 11.50 2007
63 Guyana 10.80 2007
64 Botswana 10.70 2000
65 Equatorial Guinea 10.60 2004
66 Syria 10.00 2006
67 Morocco 9.90 2004
68 Gabon 8.80 2001
69 China 8.70 2000
70 Honduras 8.60 2006
71 Azerbaijan 8.40 2006
72 Iraq 7.10 2006
73 Thailand 7.00 2006
74 Egypt 6.80 2008
75 Albania 6.60 2005
76 Ecuador 6.20 2004
77 Swaziland 6.10 2007
78 El Salvador 6.10 2003
79 Uruguay 6.00 2004
80 Libya 5.60 2007
81 Peru 5.40 2005
82 Mongolia 5.30 2005
83 Saudi Arabia 5.30 2005
84 Colombia 5.10 2005
85 Kazakhstan 4.90 2006
86 Belize 4.90 2006
87 Uzbekistan 4.40 2006
88 Trinidad And Tobago 4.40 2000
89 Nicaragua 4.30 2004
90 Bolivia 4.30 2008
91 Lebanon 4.20 2004
92 Armenia 4.20 2005
93 Ukraine 4.10 2000
94 Panama 3.90 2008
95 Cuba 3.90 2000
96 Venezuela 3.70 2007
97 Algeria 3.70 2005
98 Turkey 3.50 2004
99 Romania 3.50 2002
100 Mexico 3.40 2006
101 Dominican Republic 3.40 2007
102 Singapore 3.30 2000
103 Tunisia 3.30 2006
104 Moldova 3.20 2005
105 Kyrgyzstan 2.70 2006
106 Georgia 2.30 2005
107 Argentina 2.30 2005
108 Montenegro 2.20 2006
109 Brazil 2.20 2007
110 Jamaica 2.20 2007
111 Czech Republic 2.10 2002
112 Serbia 1.80 2006
113 Macedonia 1.80 2005
114 Bosnia And Herzegovina 1.60 2006
115 Tuvalu 1.60 2007
116 Bulgaria 1.60 2004
117 Belarus 1.30 2005
118 United States 1.30 2002
119 Germany 1.10 2005
120 Chile 0.50 2008


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