Area Database (v4.2.1)

Percentage of stunted children

1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Ghana (Africa)  
Total 29.2 29.9 30.7 31.4 32.1 32.9 33.6 34.4 35.1 32.7 30.3 27.9 27.9 27.8 26.1 24.5 22.8 21.2 19.6 18.0 17.8 17.7 17.5 17.3 17.2 17.0
Ashanti 33.5 33.9 34.3 34.7 35.1 35.5 35.9 36.3 36.7 33.8 30.9 28.0 27.7 27.4 25.5 23.6 21.7 19.4 17.1 14.8 15.1 15.4 15.7 16.0 16.3 16.6
Brong Ahafo 17.4 19.6 21.9 24.1 26.3 28.6 30.8 33.1 35.3 33.1 30.9 28.7 26.1 23.4 22.0 20.6 19.2 17.6 16.0 14.4 14.1 13.8 13.5 13.2 12.9 12.6
Central 33.6 34.1 34.5 35.0 35.5 35.9 36.4 36.8 37.3 36.1 35.0 33.8 34.3 34.8 30.9 27.0 23.1 22.8 22.4 22.1 20.7 19.4 18.0 16.6 15.3 13.9
Eastern 26.1 26.9 27.8 28.6 29.4 30.3 31.1 32.0 32.8 31.3 29.9 28.4 33.2 37.9 32.4 26.8 21.3 19.3 17.3 15.3 15.4 15.5 15.6 15.7 15.8 15.9
Greater Accra 14.6 14.9 15.2 15.5 15.8 16.1 16.4 16.7 17.0 15.5 13.9 12.4 14.1 15.7 15.0 14.4 13.7 12.1 10.6 9.00 10.3 11.6 12.9 14.2 15.5 16.8
Northern 38.2 40.2 42.1 44.0 45.9 47.8 49.8 51.7 53.6 48.0 42.5 36.9 33.7 30.5 32.8 35.2 37.5 36.0 34.6 33.1 31.8 30.5 29.2 27.9 26.6 25.3
Upper East 46.9 45.4 44.0 42.5 41.0 39.6 38.1 36.7 35.2 34.6 34.1 33.5 35.2 36.8 35.0 33.3 31.5 26.2 20.9 15.6 16.2 16.8 17.4 18.0 18.6 19.2
Upper West 41.9 41.6 41.2 40.8 40.4 40.0 39.7 39.3 38.9 35.4 31.8 28.3 26.5 24.6 24.1 23.6 23.1 22.7 22.2 21.8 19.5 17.3 15.0 12.7 10.5 8.20
Volta 28.8 28.7 28.5 28.4 28.3 28.1 28.0 27.8 27.7 26.6 25.5 24.4 25.0 25.5 24.4 23.4 22.3 21.4 20.5 19.6 19.5 19.4 19.3 19.2 19.1 19.0
Western 33.5 33.4 33.2 33.1 33.0 32.8 32.7 32.5 32.4 30.4 28.4 26.4 26.8 27.1 25.6 24.0 22.5 20.7 18.9 17.1 16.9 16.6 16.4 16.2 15.9 15.7
Lighter numbers are estimates