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Table 2. Progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (Data is for nearest available years. Only those where some data is available are listed)155 Goal

1990

1995

2000

2005

Population undernourished, per cent

40

46

43

39

Population below national poverty line, per cent

26

35

-

-

Adults in employment, per cent

70

70

67

66

-

-

85

91

0.97

-

0.97

0.99

Under-five mortality rate, per 1,000 live births

81

106

116

104

Infant mortality rate, per 1,000 live births

51

55

62

63

1-year olds immunised against measles, per cent

87

87

75

66

390

450

670

830

450

370

470

730

Population using an improved drinking water source, per cent

78

79

80

82

Population using an improved sanitation facility, per cent

43

43

44

44

1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

2. Achieve universal primary education Children enrolled in primary education, per cent 3. Promote gender equality and empower women Ratio of girls to boys in education 4. Reduce child mortality

5. Improve maternal health Maternal mortality ratio per 100,000 live births 6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases Tuberculosis prevalence rate, per 100,000

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7. Ensure environmental sustainability

An internally displaced family’s weekly food supply, provided with assistance from a network of NGOs.

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