Macao: Prevalence of undernourishment

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Prevalence of undernourishment, percent of population

 Latest value 8.00
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2001 - 2021
 Average 11.25
 Min - Max 5.40 - 21.30
 Source The Food and Agriculture Organization
For that indicator, we provide data for Macao from 2001 to 2021. The average value for Macao during that period was 11.25 percent with a minimum of 5.4 percent in 2018 and a maximum of 21.3 percent in 2001. The latest value from 2021 is 8 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 167 countries is 10.78 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Macao - Prevalence of undernourishment - Recent values chart

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Macao - Prevalence of undernourishment - historical chart - 2001-2021

Definition: Prevalence of undernourishments is the percentage of the population whose habitual food consumption is insufficient to provide the dietary energy levels that are required to maintain a normal active and healthy life. Data showing as 2.5 may signify a prevalence of undernourishment below 2.5%.

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