Nutritional deficiencies prevalence

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

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    1990 Ranking
    1. Ethiopia 92,132.36
    2. South Sudan 86,868.72
    3. Eritrea 83,907.78
    4. Somalia 66,627.59
    5. Afghanistan 64,033.26
    6. Yemen 62,474.15
    7. Timor Leste 59,671.63
    8. Mali 58,412.20
    9. Angola 58,146.07
    10. Gambia 56,386.68
    11. Senegal 55,775.14
    12. Chad 55,640.96
    13. Benin 55,603.81
    14. Laos 55,391.93
    15. Ghana 53,614.01
    16. Congo (Brazzaville) 53,526.10
    17. Niger 52,352.53
    18. Mozambique 52,222.06
    19. Equatorial Guinea 52,067.94
    20. Guinea Bissau 51,920.89
    21. Guinea 51,363.34
    22. Mauritania 50,785.47
    23. Saint Thomas and Principe 49,818.30
    24. Nepal 49,707.13
    25. India 49,607.39
    26. Central African Republic 49,295.26
    27. Burkina Faso 49,076.89
    28. Cameroon 49,013.55
    29. Congo (Kinshasa) 48,380.92
    30. Malawi 47,816.85
    31. Lesotho 47,186.89
    32. Pakistan 46,798.86
    33. Sierra Leone 46,581.58
    34. Bhutan 46,546.99
    35. Ivory Coast 46,422.91
    36. Liberia 46,019.97
    37. Tanzania 45,838.15
    38. Haiti 45,658.70
    39. Comoros 45,608.77
    40. Bangladesh 45,104.69
    41. Cambodia 44,931.49
    42. Togo 44,782.49
    43. Madagascar 44,682.46
    44. Maldives 44,090.70
    45. Nigeria 43,855.36
    46. Morocco 43,505.19
    47. Gabon 42,944.08
    48. Zambia 42,775.29
    49. Uzbekistan 42,259.21
    50. Marshall Islands 42,205.75
    51. Kiribati 42,201.20
    52. Sudan 42,098.88
    53. Uganda 41,539.78
    54. Botswana 40,907.92
    55. Micronesia 40,894.32
    56. Burma (Myanmar) 40,218.43
    57. Antigua and Barbuda 39,889.67
    58. Indonesia 39,701.43
    59. Kenya 39,175.45
    60. Solomon Islands 39,084.61
    61. Sri Lanka 38,968.16
    62. Rwanda 38,026.65
    63. Guyana 37,834.07
    64. Vanuatu 37,472.75
    65. Kazakhstan 37,294.97
    66. Mongolia 36,681.71
    67. Oman 36,364.31
    68. Albania 36,036.49
    69. Philippines 35,843.00
    70. Djibouti 35,838.33
    71. Dominican Republic 35,626.86
    72. Brazil 35,597.53
    73. Jordan 35,314.16
    74. Paraguay 35,291.72
    75. Bosnia and Herzegovina 35,133.84
    76. Tajikistan 34,998.93
    77. Burundi 34,833.48
    78. Kyrgyzstan 34,705.79
    79. Zimbabwe 34,649.90
    80. Peru 34,640.73
    81. Romania 34,405.98
    82. Mauritius 34,136.45
    83. Cape Verde 34,073.40
    84. Vietnam 34,029.02
    85. Swaziland 33,989.39
    86. Iraq 33,850.40
    87. Syria 33,563.09
    88. West Bank and Gaza 33,289.99
    89. Namibia 32,942.84
    90. Algeria 32,292.02
    91. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 32,180.52
    92. Dominica 31,744.70
    93. Jamaica 31,120.52
    94. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 30,582.73
    95. Saudi Arabia 30,473.98
    96. Turkey 30,452.46
    97. Tonga 29,743.15
    98. Fiji 29,637.68
    99. Bolivia 29,612.15
    100. Nicaragua 29,567.11
    101. South Africa 29,540.66
    102. Belize 29,433.67
    103. Egypt 29,298.66
    104. Turkmenistan 29,219.23
    105. Guatemala 28,705.05
    106. Lebanon 28,303.66
    107. Thailand 28,101.44
    108. American Samoa 27,955.88
    109. Moldova 27,603.69
    110. Azerbaijan 27,227.89
    111. Grenada 27,208.77
    112. Serbia 26,926.49
    113. Honduras 26,904.02
    114. Samoa 26,762.87
    115. El Salvador 26,548.69
    116. Saint Lucia 26,152.11
    117. Suriname 26,056.94
    118. Papua New Guinea 25,842.24
    119. Malaysia 25,687.34
    120. Costa Rica 25,072.62
    121. Bulgaria 24,949.59
    122. Poland 24,947.16
    123. Slovakia 24,387.25
    124. United Arab Emirates 24,330.40
    125. Hungary 23,915.24
    126. Colombia 23,883.38
    127. Uruguay 23,597.60
    128. Ecuador 23,464.43
    129. Georgia 23,376.60
    130. Panama 23,313.16
    131. Montenegro 23,248.19
    132. Cuba 23,116.02
    133. North Korea 23,094.35
    134. Iran 23,067.80
    135. Libya 22,936.14
    136. Croatia 22,626.65
    137. Kuwait 22,524.58
    138. Seychelles 22,478.96
    139. Tunisia 22,390.97
    140. Argentina 22,211.18
    141. Qatar 22,176.81
    142. Guam 21,943.80
    143. South Korea 21,910.00
    144. Bahrain 21,868.63
    145. Chile 21,532.56
    146. Trinidad and Tobago 21,510.74
    147. Czech Republic 21,489.30
    148. Slovenia 20,694.72
    149. Armenia 20,572.01
    150. Italy 20,220.53
    151. Mexico 20,124.85
    152. Venezuela 20,089.73
    153. China 19,949.81
    154. Portugal 19,467.60
    155. Northern Mariana Islands 19,287.39
    156. Bahamas 19,278.43
    157. Barbados 19,131.40
    158. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 18,935.75
    159. Israel 17,461.84
    160. Puerto Rico 17,307.83
    161. Switzerland 16,788.22
    162. Cyprus 16,571.80
    163. Belarus 16,550.64
    164. Greece 16,549.48
    165. Malta 16,366.04
    166. Singapore 16,129.73
    167. Bermuda 15,992.70
    168. Russia 15,669.95
    169. Brunei 15,608.56
    170. Ireland 15,588.01
    171. Ukraine 14,666.39
    172. Estonia 14,483.82
    173. Austria 14,211.15
    174. Sweden 14,119.19
    175. Belgium 14,008.65
    176. United Kingdom 13,852.09
    177. Latvia 13,684.50
    178. Finland 13,632.74
    179. Lithuania 13,533.59
    180. Iceland 13,531.66
    181. Norway 13,345.79
    182. Spain 13,262.40
    183. Luxembourg 13,201.78
    184. Greenland 13,166.64
    185. Japan 13,111.53
    186. Denmark 12,916.40
    187. Netherlands 12,588.17
    188. Andorra 11,900.37
    189. Taiwan 10,832.04
    190. Canada 9,533.33
    191. Germany 8,242.49
    192. France 6,795.54
    193. Australia 6,593.39
    194. United States 6,007.70
    195. New Zealand 5,213.09
    2017 Ranking
    1. Yemen 55,146.54
    2. Mali 51,230.57
    3. Gambia 50,237.81
    4. Chad 48,521.83
    5. Ghana 46,979.70
    6. Somalia 46,396.82
    7. Guinea Bissau 46,109.40
    8. South Sudan 45,715.71
    9. Eritrea 45,530.66
    10. Burkina Faso 45,459.04
    11. Congo (Brazzaville) 45,314.75
    12. Senegal 45,106.29
    13. Niger 44,583.38
    14. Benin 44,426.59
    15. Angola 42,603.50
    16. India 42,532.93
    17. Mozambique 42,242.97
    18. Guinea 42,167.74
    19. Nigeria 41,877.55
    20. Ethiopia 41,828.19
    21. Central African Republic 41,815.63
    22. Malawi 41,422.47
    23. Ivory Coast 40,972.37
    24. Liberia 40,778.82
    25. Sierra Leone 39,875.63
    26. Madagascar 39,214.04
    27. Saint Thomas and Principe 38,720.21
    28. Tanzania 38,635.08
    29. Togo 37,847.86
    30. Mauritania 37,573.54
    31. Congo (Kinshasa) 37,013.13
    32. Haiti 36,208.58
    33. Cameroon 36,109.52
    34. Gabon 36,044.37
    35. Kiribati 35,815.81
    36. Lesotho 35,383.20
    37. Bhutan 34,758.30
    38. Zambia 34,246.34
    39. Solomon Islands 34,215.40
    40. Vanuatu 34,188.54
    41. Kenya 34,163.08
    42. Micronesia 34,068.57
    43. Comoros 33,555.94
    44. Timor Leste 33,356.57
    45. Marshall Islands 33,217.35
    46. Uzbekistan 33,189.11
    47. Antigua and Barbuda 33,148.05
    48. Uganda 32,801.29
    49. Cambodia 32,540.00
    50. Pakistan 31,423.90
    51. Botswana 31,078.41
    52. Zimbabwe 30,836.50
    53. Rwanda 30,471.85
    54. Kyrgyzstan 30,258.47
    55. Sudan 29,933.38
    56. Paraguay 29,740.19
    57. Equatorial Guinea 29,636.43
    58. Tajikistan 29,338.10
    59. Indonesia 28,953.19
    60. Brazil 28,943.35
    61. Burundi 28,908.71
    62. Fiji 28,906.09
    63. Romania 28,876.64
    64. Laos 28,623.43
    65. Papua New Guinea 27,822.16
    66. Nepal 27,464.70
    67. Kazakhstan 27,381.84
    68. Bangladesh 27,214.35
    69. Afghanistan 27,025.68
    70. Jordan 27,005.86
    71. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 26,825.70
    72. Albania 26,793.24
    73. Swaziland 26,235.72
    74. Mongolia 26,120.95
    75. Burma (Myanmar) 25,858.70
    76. Dominican Republic 25,785.32
    77. Bolivia 25,676.65
    78. Djibouti 25,126.70
    79. Guyana 24,884.05
    80. South Africa 24,781.13
    81. Dominica 24,077.83
    82. Jamaica 24,065.52
    83. Bosnia and Herzegovina 24,056.39
    84. Mauritius 23,912.69
    85. Samoa 23,802.65
    86. West Bank and Gaza 23,311.15
    87. Morocco 23,269.87
    88. Iraq 22,660.23
    89. Tonga 22,551.40
    90. Philippines 22,427.09
    91. Peru 22,194.81
    92. Namibia 22,014.44
    93. Sri Lanka 21,912.15
    94. North Korea 21,727.22
    95. Moldova 21,714.77
    96. Azerbaijan 21,597.79
    97. American Samoa 21,516.37
    98. Turkmenistan 21,453.19
    99. Serbia 20,850.96
    100. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 20,715.83
    101. Belize 20,148.13
    102. Syria 20,071.35
    103. Egypt 20,057.18
    104. Montenegro 19,722.83
    105. Cape Verde 19,568.06
    106. Georgia 19,331.83
    107. Bulgaria 19,305.02
    108. Maldives 19,176.99
    109. El Salvador 18,986.75
    110. Panama 18,948.22
    111. Armenia 18,592.66
    112. Suriname 18,504.10
    113. Saint Lucia 18,475.11
    114. Northern Mariana Islands 18,355.15
    115. Honduras 18,295.12
    116. Hungary 17,899.97
    117. Mexico 17,855.97
    118. Costa Rica 17,635.85
    119. Grenada 17,369.42
    120. Argentina 17,359.18
    121. Croatia 17,331.29
    122. Trinidad and Tobago 16,754.47
    123. Cuba 16,699.86
    124. Slovakia 16,582.66
    125. Italy 16,563.16
    126. Lebanon 16,558.67
    127. Uruguay 16,545.06
    128. Qatar 16,342.94
    129. Poland 16,335.50
    130. Guatemala 16,295.91
    131. Slovenia 16,077.28
    132. Czech Republic 16,038.62
    133. Vietnam 15,839.22
    134. Thailand 15,704.11
    135. Guam 15,609.10
    136. Algeria 15,571.13
    137. Oman 15,095.56
    138. Bahrain 14,928.64
    139. Bahamas 14,780.25
    140. Seychelles 14,734.81
    141. Turkey 14,664.65
    142. Barbados 14,624.07
    143. Switzerland 13,783.07
    144. Chile 13,774.42
    145. Israel 13,507.97
    146. Portugal 13,484.56
    147. Bermuda 13,326.66
    148. Ecuador 13,280.27
    149. Kuwait 13,163.79
    150. Nicaragua 13,101.28
    151. Venezuela 12,976.02
    152. Russia 12,972.28
    153. Belarus 12,829.18
    154. Malta 12,692.68
    155. Libya 12,670.22
    156. Japan 12,634.43
    157. Cyprus 12,363.29
    158. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 12,284.04
    159. Iran 12,280.73
    160. United Arab Emirates 12,064.52
    161. Ireland 11,835.41
    162. Malaysia 11,786.51
    163. Greece 11,639.70
    164. China 11,326.48
    165. Ukraine 11,253.49
    166. Sweden 11,233.51
    167. Lithuania 11,225.47
    168. Denmark 11,225.34
    169. Puerto Rico 11,105.92
    170. Luxembourg 10,836.32
    171. Brunei 10,829.05
    172. South Korea 10,771.66
    173. Belgium 10,709.67
    174. Estonia 10,671.56
    175. Andorra 10,480.04
    176. United Kingdom 10,421.38
    177. Singapore 10,364.37
    178. Finland 10,356.16
    179. Tunisia 10,293.54
    180. Norway 10,238.64
    181. Latvia 10,221.65
    182. Spain 10,203.34
    183. Austria 10,183.06
    184. Greenland 10,052.48
    185. Colombia 10,000.29
    186. Iceland 9,823.43
    187. Netherlands 9,589.84
    188. Saudi Arabia 8,106.63
    189. Taiwan 8,022.72
    190. Canada 7,973.50
    191. United States 6,243.64
    192. Germany 6,131.09
    193. France 5,243.98
    194. New Zealand 3,931.82
    195. Australia 3,824.98

    Prevalence is defined as the number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time per 100,000 people. Nutritional deficiencies include protein-energy malnutrition, iodine deficiency, vitamin A deficiency, iron-deficiency anemia, and other nutritional deficiencies.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange