Children under the age of 5 years underweight 2023 Country Ranks by Rank

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SOURCE: 2023 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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RankCountryValueDate of Info
1 Yemen39.92013
2 Timor-Leste37.52013
3 India33.4201618
4 Sudan332014
5 Niger31.32019
6 Djibouti29.92012
7 Chad29.22019
8 Papua New Guinea27.8200911
9 Burundi27201819
10 Madagascar26.42018
11 Nepal24.42019
12 Cambodia24.12014
13 Congo Democratic Republic of the23.1201718
13 Pakistan23.1201718
14 Somalia232009
15 Bangladesh22.62019
16 Ethiopia21.12019
16 Laos21.12017
17 Central African Republic20.52019
17 Sri Lanka20.52016
18 Mauritania19.22018
19 Afghanistan19.12018
19 Burma19.1201718
19 Philippines19.12018
20 Angola19201516
21 Guinea-Bissau18.82019
22 Nigeria18.4201920
23 Mali18.12019
24 Indonesia17.72018
25 Comoros16.92012
26 Benin16.8201718
27 Burkina Faso16.42019
28 Guinea16.32018
29 Solomon Islands16.22015
30 Mozambique15.6201415
31 Togo15.22017
32 Maldives14.8201617
33 Tanzania14.62018
34 Senegal14.42019
35 Malaysia14.12019
36 Sierra Leone13.52019
37 Vietnam13.42017
38 Namibia13.22013
39 Cote d'Ivoire12.82016
40 Ghana12.6201718
41 Guatemala12.4201415
42 Congo Republic of the12.3201415
43 Marshall Islands11.92017
44 Zambia11.8201819
45 Libya11.72014
45 Vanuatu11.72013
46 Gambia The11.6201920
47 Kenya11.22014
47 Oman11.2201617
48 Cameroon11201819
49 Liberia10.9201920
50 Lesotho10.52018
51 Uganda10.42016
52 Zimbabwe9.72019
53 Haiti9.5201617
54 Korea North9.32017
55 Malawi92019
56 Guyana8.22014
57 Rwanda7.7201920
57 Thailand7.72019
58 Tajikistan7.62017
59 Honduras7.1201112
60 Egypt72014
61 Kiribati6.9201819
62 Suriname6.72018
63 Gabon6.42012
64 Eswatini5.82014
65 Equatorial Guinea5.62011
66 South Africa5.52017
67 Sao Tome and Principe5.42019
68 Ecuador5.2201819
69 El Salvador52014
70 Azerbaijan4.92013
70 Trinidad and Tobago4.92011
71 Mexico4.7201819
72 Belize4.6201516
72 Nicaragua4.6201112
73 Jamaica4.42016
74 Iran4.1201011
75 Dominican Republic42013
76 Iraq3.92018
77 Colombia3.7201516
77 Montenegro3.7201819
78 Seychelles3.62012
79 Barbados3.52012
80 Bolivia3.42016
80 Samoa3.4201920
81 Turkmenistan3.12019
82 Jordan32012
82 Kuwait32014
82 Panama32019
83 Costa Rica2.92018
83 Uzbekistan2.92017
84 Saint Lucia2.82012
85 Algeria2.7201819
86 Armenia2.6201516
86 Morocco2.6201718
87 China2.42013
87 Cuba2.42019
87 Peru2.42019
88 Moldova2.22012
89 Gaza Strip2.1201920
89 Georgia2.12018
89 West Bank2.1201920
90 Kazakhstan22015
91 Bulgaria1.92014
92 Kyrgyzstan1.82018
92 Mongolia1.82018
92 Uruguay1.82018
93 Argentina1.7201819
94 Bosnia and Herzegovina1.62012
94 Tunisia1.62018
95 Albania1.5201718
95 Turkey (Turkiye)1.5201819
96 Paraguay1.32016
97 Belgium1201415
97 Serbia12019
98 North Macedonia0.9201819
99 Tonga0.82019
100 Poland0.7201012
101 Chile0.52014
101 Germany0.5201417
102 Estonia0.4201315
102 Portugal0.4201516
102 United States0.4201718
103 AkrotiriN/A2023
103 American SamoaN/A2023
103 AndorraN/A2023
103 AnguillaN/A2023
103 AntarcticaN/A2023
103 Antigua and BarbudaN/A2023
103 ArubaN/A2023
103 Ashmore and Cartier IslandsN/A2023
103 AustraliaN/A2023
103 AustriaN/A2023
103 Bahamas TheN/A2023
103 BahrainN/A2023
103 BelarusN/A2023
103 BermudaN/A2023
103 BhutanN/A2023
103 BotswanaN/A2023
103 Bouvet IslandN/A2023
103 BrazilN/A2023
103 British Indian Ocean TerritoryN/A2023
103 British Virgin IslandsN/A2023
103 BruneiN/A2023
103 Cabo VerdeN/A2023
103 CanadaN/A2023
103 Cayman IslandsN/A2023
103 Christmas IslandN/A2023
103 Clipperton IslandN/A2023
103 Cocos (Keeling) IslandsN/A2023
103 Cook IslandsN/A2023
103 Coral Sea IslandsN/A2023
103 CroatiaN/A2023
103 CuracaoN/A2023
103 CyprusN/A2023
103 CzechiaN/A2023
103 DenmarkN/A2023
103 DhekeliaN/A2023
103 DominicaN/A2023
103 EritreaN/A2023
103 European UnionN/A2023
103 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)N/A2023
103 Faroe IslandsN/A2023
103 FijiN/A2023
103 FinlandN/A2023
103 FranceN/A2023
103 French PolynesiaN/A2023
103 French Southern and Antarctic LandsN/A2023
103 GibraltarN/A2023
103 GreeceN/A2023
103 GreenlandN/A2023
103 GrenadaN/A2023
103 GuamN/A2023
103 GuernseyN/A2023
103 Heard Island and McDonald IslandsN/A2023
103 Holy See (Vatican City)N/A2023
103 Hong KongN/A2023
103 HungaryN/A2023
103 IcelandN/A2023
103 IrelandN/A2023
103 Isle of ManN/A2023
103 IsraelN/A2023
103 ItalyN/A2023
103 Jan MayenN/A2023
103 JapanN/A2023
103 JerseyN/A2023
103 Korea SouthN/A2023
103 KosovoN/A2023
103 LatviaN/A2023
103 LebanonN/A2023
103 LiechtensteinN/A2023
103 LithuaniaN/A2023
103 LuxembourgN/A2023
103 MacauN/A2023
103 MaltaN/A2023
103 MauritiusN/A2023
103 Micronesia Federated States ofN/A2023
103 MonacoN/A2023
103 MontserratN/A2023
103 NauruN/A2023
103 Navassa IslandN/A2023
103 NetherlandsN/A2023
103 New CaledoniaN/A2023
103 New ZealandN/A2023
103 NiueN/A2023
103 Norfolk IslandN/A2023
103 Northern Mariana IslandsN/A2023
103 NorwayN/A2023
103 PalauN/A2023
103 Paracel IslandsN/A2023
103 Pitcairn IslandsN/A2023
103 Puerto RicoN/A2023
103 QatarN/A2023
103 RomaniaN/A2023
103 RussiaN/A2023
103 Saint BarthelemyN/A2023
103 Saint Helena Ascension and Tristan da CunhaN/A2023
103 Saint Kitts and NevisN/A2023
103 Saint MartinN/A2023
103 Saint Pierre and MiquelonN/A2023
103 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesN/A2023
103 San MarinoN/A2023
103 Saudi ArabiaN/A2023
103 SingaporeN/A2023
103 Sint MaartenN/A2023
103 SlovakiaN/A2023
103 SloveniaN/A2023
103 South Georgia and South Sandwich IslandsN/A2023
103 South SudanN/A2023
103 SpainN/A2023
103 Spratly IslandsN/A2023
103 SvalbardN/A2023
103 SwedenN/A2023
103 SwitzerlandN/A2023
103 SyriaN/A2023
103 TaiwanN/A2023
103 TokelauN/A2023
103 Turks and Caicos IslandsN/A2023
103 TuvaluN/A2023
103 UkraineN/A2023
103 United Arab EmiratesN/A2023
103 United KingdomN/A2023
103 United States Pacific Island Wildlife RefugesN/A2023
103 VenezuelaN/A2023
103 Virgin IslandsN/A2023
103 Wake IslandN/A2023
103 Wallis and FutunaN/A2023
103 WorldN/A2023

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