Results for tag:malnutrition

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  • Malnutrition prevalence, weight for age (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1970–2008), provided by Gapminder Foundation. It was last modified on 1 Feb 2014 at 19:52. It is tagged , .

  • Malnutrition prevalence, weight for age (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1966–2012), provided by United Nations. It was last modified on 4 Sep 2014 at 13:50. It is tagged , .

  • Prevalence of stunting, height for age, female (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1970–2014), provided by World Bank. It was last modified on 13 Nov 2016 at 20:07. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: % of children under 5
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    • Description:

      Prevalence of stunting is the percentage of children under age 5 whose height for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. For children up to two years old height is measured by recumbent length. For older children height is measured by stature while standing. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2016
    • Citing: World Health Organization, Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition. Country-level data are unadjusted data from national surveys, and thus may not be comparable across countries.
    • Access: Public
    • Price: Free
  • Prevalence of stunting, height for age, male (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1970–2014), provided by World Bank. It was last modified on 13 Nov 2016 at 20:07. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: % of children under 5
    • Dimensions:
    • Description:

      Prevalence of stunting is the percentage of children under age 5 whose height for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. For children up to two years old height is measured by recumbent length. For older children height is measured by stature while standing. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2016
    • Citing: World Health Organization, Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition. Country-level data are unadjusted data from national surveys, and thus may not be comparable across countries.
    • Access: Public
    • Price: Free
  • Prevalence of stunting, height for age (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1966–2014), provided by World Bank. It was last modified on 13 Nov 2016 at 20:07. It is tagged , .


    • Units: % of children under 5
    • Dimensions:
    • Description:

      Prevalence of stunting is the percentage of children under age 5 whose height for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. For children up to two years old height is measured by recumbent length. For older children height is measured by stature while standing. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2016
    • Citing: World Health Organization, Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition. Country-level data are unadjusted data from national surveys, and thus may not be comparable across countries. Adjusted, comparable data are available at http://www.who.int/nutgrowthdb/en. Aggregation is based on UNICEF, WHO, and the World Bank harmonized dataset (adjusted, comparable data) and methodology.
    • Access: Public
    • Price: Free
  • Prevalence of underweight, weight for age, male (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1970–2014), provided by World Bank. It was last modified on 13 Nov 2016 at 20:00. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: % of children under 5
    • Dimensions:
    • Description:

      Prevalence of underweight children is the percentage of children under age 5 whose weight for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2016
    • Citing: World Health Organization, Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition. Country-level data are unadjusted data from national surveys, and thus may not be comparable across countries.
    • Access: Public
    • Price: Free
  • Prevalence of underweight, weight for age, female (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1970–2014), provided by World Bank. It was last modified on 13 Nov 2016 at 20:00. It is tagged , , , .


    • Units: % of children under 5
    • Dimensions:
    • Description:

      Prevalence of underweight children is the percentage of children under age 5 whose weight for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2016
    • Citing: World Health Organization, Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition. Country-level data are unadjusted data from national surveys, and thus may not be comparable across countries.
    • Access: Public
    • Price: Free
  • Prevalence of underweight, weight for age (% of children under 5)

    Yearly time series (1966–2014), provided by World Bank. It was last modified on 13 Nov 2016 at 20:01. It is tagged , .


    • Units: % of children under 5
    • Dimensions:
    • Description:

      Prevalence of underweight children is the percentage of children under age 5 whose weight for age is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.

    • Last updated: 13 Nov 2016
    • Citing: World Health Organization, Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition. Country-level data are unadjusted data from national surveys, and thus may not be comparable across countries. Adjusted, comparable data are available at http://www.who.int/nutgrowthdb/en. Aggregation is based on UNICEF, WHO, and the World Bank harmonized dataset (adjusted, comparable data) and methodology.
    • Access: Public
    • Price: Free