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

  • Provider: World Bank
  • Source URL: http://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SH.STA.STNT.MA.ZS
  • Catalog: Yearly from 1970 to 2015
  • Localized to: English
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  • Description:

    Prevalence of stunting, male, is the percentage of boys 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.

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      • Albania
      • Algeria
      • Angola
      • Antigua and Barbuda
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      • Benin
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      • Central African Republic
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      • Central Asia (developing only)
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      • Egypt, Arab Rep.
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