Prevalence of underweight, weight for age

percent of boys under 5, 1986–2020

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    1986 Ranking
    1. Ivory Coast 12.70
    2020 Ranking
    1. Nigeria 21.80
    2. Gambia 12.80
    3. Rwanda 9.00
    4. West Bank and Gaza 2.60

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

    Source: World Bank