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GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Percentage of stunted children

1991 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
Lao (Asia/Pacific)
Total 50.9 48.6 46.4 44.2 42.0 39.8 37.5 35.3 33.1 30.9
Urban 30.9 29.7 28.6 27.4 26.2 25.1 23.9 22.8 21.6 20.4
Rural 55.4 53.1 50.9 48.6 46.3 44.1 41.8 39.6 37.3 35.0
Poor 61.6 59.8 57.9 56.1 54.3 52.4 50.6 48.7 46.9 45.1
Nonpoor 37.1 36.0 34.8 33.7 32.6 31.4 30.3 29.1 28.0 26.9
Lowest 25% 67.0 64.3 61.7 59.1 56.5 53.9 51.2 48.6 46.0 43.4
Second 25% 51.7 50.0 48.4 46.7 45.0 43.4 41.7 40.1 38.4 36.7
Third 25% 39.7 37.7 35.8 33.9 32.0 30.1 28.1 26.2 24.3 22.4
Highest 25% 25.2 23.8 22.4 21.0 19.6 18.2 16.8 15.4 14.0 12.6
Attapeu 45.8 43.7 41.7 39.7 37.7 35.7 33.6 31.6 29.6 27.6
Bokeo 52.7 50.4 48.2 46.0 43.8 41.6 39.3 37.1 34.9 32.7
Borikhamxay 47.3 45.2 43.0 40.8 38.6 36.4 34.3 32.1 29.9 27.7
Champasack 43.6 41.3 38.9 36.5 34.1 31.7 29.4 27.0 24.6 22.2
Huaphanh 73.3 69.3 65.2 61.1 57.0 52.9 48.9 44.8 40.7 36.6
Khammuane 47.2 45.1 42.9 40.8 38.7 36.5 34.4 32.2 30.1 28.0
Luangnamtha 64.7 60.8 57.0 53.2 49.4 45.6 41.7 37.9 34.1 30.3
Luangprabang 48.0 47.2 46.3 45.5 44.7 43.8 43.0 42.1 41.3 40.5
Oudomxay 62.3 59.9 57.4 55.0 52.6 50.1 47.7 45.2 42.8 40.4
Phongsaly 65.2 63.8 62.4 61.0 59.6 58.2 56.8 55.4 54.0 52.6
Saravane 61.2 58.9 56.7 54.4 52.1 49.9 47.6 45.4 43.1 40.8
Savannakhet 48.2 45.8 43.3 40.8 38.3 35.8 33.4 30.9 28.4 25.9
Sayabury 47.3 44.6 41.8 39.0 36.2 33.4 30.7 27.9 25.1 22.3
Sekong 70.3 67.8 65.2 62.7 60.2 57.6 55.1 52.5 50.0 47.5
Vientiane Municipality 22.8 21.6 20.5 19.4 18.3 17.2 16.0 14.9 13.8 12.7
Vientiane Province 46.9 45.4 44.0 42.6 41.2 39.8 38.3 36.9 35.5 34.1
Xiengkhuang 57.0 55.7 54.3 53.0 51.7 50.3 49.0 47.6 46.3 45.0