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Ethiopia - Prevalence of undernourishment as a share of population

21.4 (%) in 2016

In 2016, prevalence of undernourishment for Ethiopia was 21.4 %. Prevalence of undernourishment of Ethiopia fell gradually from 46.7 % in 2002 to 21.4 % in 2016.

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What is prevalence of undernourishment?

Population below minimum level of dietary energy consumption (also referred to as prevalence of undernourishment) shows the percentage of the population whose food intake is insufficient to meet dietary energy requirements continuously. Data showing as 5 signifies a prevalence of undernourishment below 5%.

What is Ethiopia prevalence of undernourishment?

Date Value Change, %
2016 21.4 -6.14 %
2015 22.8 -7.69 %
2014 24.7 -8.18 %
2013 26.9 -7.24 %
2012 29.0 -5.54 %
2011 30.7 -4.36 %
2010 32.1 -4.75 %
2009 33.7 -5.34 %
2008 35.6 -4.30 %
2007 37.2 -3.38 %
2006 38.5 -3.02 %
2005 39.7