Madagascar - Prevalence of undernourishment as a share of population

43.1 (%) in 2016

In 2016, prevalence of undernourishment for Madagascar was 43.1 %. Prevalence of undernourishment of Madagascar increased from 37 % in 2002 to 43.1 % in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 1.18 %.

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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%.