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Canada - Depth of the food deficit

8 (Kcal per person per day) in 2017

Over the last 4 years, Canada food deficit remained stable at around 8 kcal per person per day.

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What is food deficit?

The number of calories needed to lift the undernourished from their status, everything else being constant. The average intensity of food deprivation of the undernourished, estimated as the difference between the average dietary energy requirement and the average dietary energy consumption of the undernourished population (food-deprived), is multiplied by the number of undernourished to provide an estimate of the total food deficit in the country, which is then normalized by the total population.

What is Canada food deficit?

Date Value Change, %
2017 8 0.00 %
2016 8 0.00 %
2015 8 0.00 %
2014 8