Uganda - Prevalence of undernourishment as a share of population

41.0 (%) in 2018

In 2018, prevalence of undernourishment for Uganda was 41 %. Prevalence of undernourishment of Uganda increased from 24.9 % in 2004 to 41 % in 2018 growing at an average annual rate of 3.68 %.

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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%.