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COUNTRY COMPARISON :: CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 5 YEARS UNDERWEIGHT
Children under the age of 5 years underweight gives the percent of children under five considered to be underweight. Underweight means weight-for-age is approximately 2 kg below for standard at age one, 3 kg below standard for ages two and three, and 4 kg below standard for ages four and five.
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RankCountry(%)Date of Information
1Timor-Leste45.302010
2India43.502006
3Yemen43.102003
4Niger37.902012
5Bangladesh36.802011
6Madagascar36.802004
7Eritrea34.502002
8Afghanistan32.902004
9Somalia32.802006
10South Sudan32.502006
11Pakistan31.602013
12Nigeria31.002013
13Chad30.302010
14Djibouti29.802012
15Ethiopia29.202011
16Burundi29.102011
17Nepal29.102011
18Cambodia29.002011
19Papua New Guinea27.902011
20Mali27.902006
21Sudan27.002006
22Laos26.502012
23Sri Lanka26.302012
24Burkina Faso26.202010
25Congo, Democratic Republic of the24.202010
26Central African Republic23.502011
27Burma22.602010
28Liberia20.402007
29Philippines20.202011
30Benin20.202006
31Indonesia19.902013
32Mauritania19.502012
33Guinea18.702012
34Sierra Leone18.602010
35Guinea-Bissau18.102010
36Maldives17.802009
37Namibia17.502007
38Gambia, The17.402010
39Comoros16.902012
40Senegal16.802013
41Togo16.502010
42Kenya16.402009
43Cote d'Ivoire15.702012
44Mozambique15.602011
45Angola15.602007
46Korea, North15.202012
47Cameroon15.102011
48Kiribati14.902009
49Zambia14.902007
50Sao Tome and Principe14.402009
51Uganda14.102011
52Malawi13.802010
53Tanzania13.602011
54Lesotho13.502010
55Ghana13.402011
56Tajikistan13.302012
57Guatemala13.002009
58Malaysia12.902006
59Bhutan12.802010
60Vietnam12.002011
61Congo, Republic of the11.802012
62Vanuatu11.702007
63Rwanda11.702011
64Haiti11.602012
65Solomon Islands11.502007
66Botswana11.202008
67Guyana11.102009
68Turkmenistan10.502000
69Zimbabwe10.102011
70Syria10.102009
71Thailand9.202012
72South Africa8.702008
73Oman8.602009
74Iraq8.502011
75Azerbaijan8.402006
76Honduras7.102012
77Egypt6.802008
78El Salvador6.602008
79Gabon6.502012
80Albania6.302009
81Belize6.202011
82Ecuador6.202004
83Suriname5.802010
84Swaziland5.802010
85Nicaragua5.702007
86Libya5.602007
87Equatorial Guinea5.602010
88Saudi Arabia5.302005
89Armenia5.302010
90Fiji5.302004
91Nauru4.802007
92Mongolia4.702010
93Iran4.602004
94Uruguay4.502011
95Bolivia4.502008
96Trinidad and Tobago4.402000
97Uzbekistan4.402006
98Lebanon4.202004
99Panama3.902008
100Kazakhstan3.702011
101Kyrgyzstan3.702012
102Algeria3.702005
103Peru3.502012
104Romania3.502002
105Paraguay3.402005
106Dominican Republic3.402007
107Cuba3.402000
108Colombia3.402010
109China3.402010
110Singapore3.302000
111Moldova3.202005
112Jamaica3.202010
113Morocco3.102011
114Jordan3.002012
115Venezuela2.902009
116Saint Lucia2.802012
117Mexico2.802012
118Tunisia2.302012
119Argentina2.302005
120Kuwait2.202012
121Brazil2.202007
122Czechia2.002007
123Turkey1.702008
124Bulgaria1.602004
125Serbia1.602010
126Tuvalu1.602007
127Bosnia and Herzegovina1.502012
128Macedonia1.302011
129Belarus1.302005
130Costa Rica1.102009
131Georgia1.102009
132Germany1.102006
133Montenegro1.002013
134Ukraine0.902002
135Korea, South0.602012
136United States0.502012
137Chile0.502013
138Australia0.202007
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