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United States of America - Number of undernourished people

8.1 (million persons) in 2017

In 2017, number of undernourished people for United States of America was 8.1 million persons. Number of undernourished people of United States of America increased from 7.2 million persons in 2003 to 8.1 million persons in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 0.85 %.

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What is number of undernourished people?

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.

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What is United States of America number of undernourished people?

Date Value Change, %
2017 8.1 1.25 %
2016 8.0 1.27 %
2015 7.9 0.00 %
2014 7.9 1.28 %
2013 7.8 0.00 %
2012 7.8 1.30 %
2011 7.7 0.00 %
2010 7.7 1.32 %
2009 7.6 1.33 %
2008 7.5 1.35 %
2007 7.4 0.00 %
2006 7.4