Children under the age of 5 years underweight

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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.

#Country(%)
1Timor-Leste45.30
2010
2India43.50
2006
3Yemen43.10
2003
4Niger37.90
2012
5Bangladesh36.80
2011
6Madagascar36.80
2004
7Eritrea34.50
2002
8Afghanistan32.90
2004
9Somalia32.80
2006
10South Sudan32.50
2006
11Pakistan31.60
2013
12Nigeria31.00
2013
13Chad30.30
2010
14Djibouti29.80
2012
15Ethiopia29.20
2011
16Burundi29.10
2011
17Nepal29.10
2011
18Cambodia29.00
2011
19Papua New Guinea27.90
2011
20Mali27.90
2006
21Sudan27.00
2006
22Laos26.50
2012
23Sri Lanka26.30
2012
24Burkina Faso26.20
2010
25Congo, Democratic Republic of the24.20
2010
26Central African Republic23.50
2011
27Burma22.60
2010
28Liberia20.40
2007
29Philippines20.20
2011
30Benin20.20
2006
31Indonesia19.90
2013
32Mauritania19.50
2012
33Guinea18.70
2012
34Sierra Leone18.60
2010
35Guinea-Bissau18.10
2010
36Maldives17.80
2009
37Namibia17.50
2007
38Gambia, The17.40
2010
39Comoros16.90
2012
40Senegal16.80
2013
41Togo16.50
2010
42Kenya16.40
2009
43Cote d'Ivoire15.70
2012
44Mozambique15.60
2011
45Angola15.60
2007
46Korea, North15.20
2012
47Cameroon15.10
2011
48Kiribati14.90
2009
49Zambia14.90
2007
50Sao Tome and Principe14.40
2009
51Uganda14.10
2011
52Malawi13.80
2010
53Tanzania13.60
2011
54Lesotho13.50
2010
55Ghana13.40
2011
56Tajikistan13.30
2012
57Guatemala13.00
2009
58Malaysia12.90
2006
59Bhutan12.80
2010
60Vietnam12.00
2011
61Congo, Republic of the11.80
2012
62Vanuatu11.70
2007
63Rwanda11.70
2011
64Haiti11.60
2012
65Solomon Islands11.50
2007
66Botswana11.20
2008
67Guyana11.10
2009
68Turkmenistan10.50
2000
69Zimbabwe10.10
2011
70Syria10.10
2009
71Thailand9.20
2012
72South Africa8.70
2008
73Oman8.60
2009
74Iraq8.50
2011
75Azerbaijan8.40
2006
76Honduras7.10
2012
77Egypt6.80
2008
78El Salvador6.60
2008
79Gabon6.50
2012
80Albania6.30
2009
81Belize6.20
2011
82Ecuador6.20
2004
83Suriname5.80
2010
84Swaziland5.80
2010
85Nicaragua5.70
2007
86Libya5.60
2007
87Equatorial Guinea5.60
2010
88Saudi Arabia5.30
2005
89Armenia5.30
2010
90Fiji5.30
2004
91Nauru4.80
2007
92Mongolia4.70
2010
93Iran4.60
2004
94Uruguay4.50
2011
95Bolivia4.50
2008
96Trinidad and Tobago4.40
2000
97Uzbekistan4.40
2006
98Lebanon4.20
2004
99Panama3.90
2008
100Kazakhstan3.70
2011
101Kyrgyzstan3.70
2012
102Algeria3.70
2005
103Peru3.50
2012
104Romania3.50
2002
105Paraguay3.40
2005
106Dominican Republic3.40
2007
107Cuba3.40
2000
108Colombia3.40
2010
109China3.40
2010
110Singapore3.30
2000
111Moldova3.20
2005
112Jamaica3.20
2010
113Morocco3.10
2011
114Jordan3.00
2012
115Venezuela2.90
2009
116Saint Lucia2.80
2012
117Mexico2.80
2012
118Tunisia2.30
2012
119Argentina2.30
2005
120Kuwait2.20
2012
121Brazil2.20
2007
122Czech Republic2.00
2007
123Turkey1.70
2008
124Bulgaria1.60
2004
125Serbia1.60
2010
126Tuvalu1.60
2007
127Bosnia and Herzegovina1.50
2012
128Macedonia1.30
2011
129Belarus1.30
2005
130Costa Rica1.10
2009
131Georgia1.10
2009
132Germany1.10
2006
133Montenegro1.00
2013
134Ukraine0.90
2002
135Korea, South0.60
2012
136United States0.50
2012
137Chile0.50
2013
138Australia0.20
2007