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Nutrition Prevalence of undernourishment

% of population 1990–92 2005–09

Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Sierra Leone Singapore Slovak Republic Slovenia Somalia South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Tanzania Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Venezuela, RB Vietnam West Bank and Gaza Yemen, Rep. Zambia Zimbabwe World Low income Middle income Lower middle income Upper middle income Low & middle income East Asia & Pacific Europe & Central Asia Latin America & Carib. Middle East & N. Africa South Asia Sub-Saharan Africa High income Euro area

<5 <5 44 <5 22 <5e 45 .. <5 <5 .. <5 <5 28 39 12 <5 <5 <5 34 28 26 39 43 11 <5 <5 9 19 <5 <5 <5 <5 5 5 10 31 10 30 35 40 17 w 38 17 19 8 19 20 7 13 7 23 31 5 5

<5 <5 34 <5 17 8e 35 .. <5 <5 .. <5 <5 19 22 18 <5 <5 <5 30 34 16 31 30 11 <5 <5 6 21 <5 <5 <5 <5 <5 11 8 11 18 31 43 30 14 w 31 13 15 6 16 11 6 9 7 22 26 5 5

Prevalence of child Prevalence Lowmalnutrition of overweight birthweight children babies

% of children under age 5 Underweight Stunting 2004–09a 2004–09a

.. .. 18.0 5.3 14.5 1.8 21.3 .. .. .. 32.8 .. .. 21.6 31.7 6.1 .. .. 10.0 14.9 16.7 7.0 .. 22.3 .. 3.3 3.5 .. 16.4 .. .. .. 1.3 6.0 4.4 3.7 20.2 2.2 .. 14.9 14.0 21.3 w 27.7 20.8 24.0 .. 22.4 8.8 .. 3.8 6.8 42.5 24.7 .. ..

.. .. 51.7 9.3 20.1 8.1 37.4 .. .. .. 42.1 .. .. 19.2 37.9 29.5 .. .. 28.6 33.1 44.4 15.7 .. 27.8 .. 9.0 15.6 .. 38.7 .. .. .. 3.9 13.9 19.6 15.6 30.5 11.8 .. 45.8 35.8 31.7 w 44.0 30.0 33.1 .. 33.3 19.0 .. 14.1 25.0 47.5 42.0 .. ..

% of children under age 5 2004–09a

.. .. 6.7 6.1 2.4 19.3 10.1 .. .. .. 4.7 .. .. 0.8 5.3 11.4 .. .. 18.7 6.7 4.9 8.0 .. 4.7 .. 8.8 9.1 .. 4.9 .. .. .. 8.0 9.4 12.8 6.1 3.0 11.4 .. 8.4 9.1 6.1 w 4.9 6.3 5.9 .. 6.0 6.6 .. 7.2 16.6 1.9 7.0 .. ..

% of births 2004–09a

8 6 6 .. 19 6 14 .. .. .. 11 .. .. 17 .. 9 .. .. 9 10 10 9 .. 12 19 5 11 4 14 4 .. .. .. 8 5 8 5 7 .. 11 11 15 w 15 15 17 8 15 6 7 8 10 27 14 .. ..

Exclusive breast­ feeding

% of children under 6 months 2004–09a

16 .. 88 .. 34 15 11 .. .. .. 9 .. .. 76 34 33 .. .. 29 25 50d 5 52d 48 13 6 42 11 60 18 .. .. .. 57 26 .. 17 27 .. 61 26 37 w 44 35 34 .. 37 29 .. 44 31 46 33 .. ..

Consumption Vitamin A of iodized supplemensalt tation

% of households 2004–09a

74 .. 88 .. 41 32 58 .. .. .. 1 .. .. 92 11 80 .. .. .. 62 43 47 60 25 28 .. 69 87 96 18 .. .. .. .. 53 .. 93 86 .. .. 91 71 w 62 73 71 .. 71 87 .. 89 69 55 52 .. ..

Prevalence of anemia

% % of children Children Pregnant 6–59 months under age 5 women a 2009 2004–09 2004–09a

.. .. 94 .. 97 .. 99 .. .. .. 62 39 .. .. 84 27 .. .. .. 87 94 .. 45 100 .. .. .. .. 64 .. .. .. .. .. 65 .. 99b .. 47b 91 77 .. w 86 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 73 81 .. ..

40 27 56 33 70 .. 83 19 23 14 .. .. 13 .. 85 47 9 6 41 .. 72 .. .. 52 30 .. 33 .. 73 .. 28 .. .. 19 .. 33 .. .. 68 .. 58 .. w 66 .. .. 36 .. .. 30 38 48 71 .. .. 10

30 21 .. 32 58 .. 60 24 25 19 .. 22 18 .. 58 24 13 .. 39 45 58 .. .. 50 30 .. 40 30 64 27 28 15 6 27 .. 40 .. .. 58 .. 47 .. w 56 .. .. 31 .. .. 31 33 .. 49 .. 13 14

a. Data are for the most recent year available. b. Country’s vitamin A supplementation programs do not target children all the way up to 59 months of age. c. Includes Hong Kong SAR, China; Macao SAR, China; and Taiwan, China. d. Data are for 2010. e. Includes Montenegro.

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