In 2017, number of undernourished people for Lao People’s Democratic Republic was 1.1 million persons. Between 2003 and 2017, number of undernourished people of Lao People’s Democratic Republic was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 1.9 million persons in 2003 to 1.1 million persons in 2017.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Proportion of the population in a condition of undernourishment. Ii) Undernourishment refers to the condition of people whose dietary energy consumption is continuously below a minimum dietary energy requirement for maintaining a healthy life and carrying out a light physical activity with an acceptable minimum body-weight for attained-height.