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Democratic People's Republic of Korea - Depth of the food deficit

343 (Kcal per person per day) in 2016

Democratic People's Republic of Korea food deficit was at level of 343 kcal per person per day in 2016, down from 344 kcal per person per day previous year, this is a change of 0.29 %.

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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 Democratic People's Republic of Korea food deficit?

Date Value Change, %
2016 343 -0.29 %
2015 344 0.00 %
2014 344 0.00 %
2013 344 0.00 %
2012 344 0.88 %
2011 341 2.40 %
2010 333 4.72 %
2009 318 6.71 %
2008 298 6.43 %
2007 280 4.87 %
2006 267 -0.74 %
2005 269