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Malaysia - Depth of the food deficit

14 (Kcal per person per day) in 2016

Malaysia food deficit was at level of 14 kcal per person per day in 2016, down from 17 kcal per person per day previous year, this is a change of 17.65 %.

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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 Malaysia food deficit?

Date Value Change, %
2016 14 -17.65 %
2015 17 -15.00 %
2014 20 -13.04 %
2013 23 -4.17 %
2012 24 -4.00 %
2011 25 -3.85 %
2010 26 0.00 %
2009 26 0.00 %
2008 26 4.00 %
2007 25 0.00 %
2006 25 4.17 %
2005 24