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
Nepal (Asia/Pacific)  
Total 61.9 60.4 58.8 57.2 55.6 54.0 52.5 50.9 49.3 47.5 45.7 43.8 42.0 40.2 39.3 38.4 37.6 36.7 35.8 34.4 33.0 31.6 29.5 27.5 25.4
Bagmati province 67.7 65.0 62.3 59.6 56.9 54.2 51.5 48.8 46.1 43.5 40.9 38.4 35.8 33.2 32.7 32.1 31.6 31.0 30.5 28.0 25.6 23.1 21.3 19.4 17.6
Gandaki province 59.6 58.6 57.6 56.6 55.6 54.6 53.6 52.6 51.6 48.7 45.7 42.8 39.8 36.9 35.4 33.8 32.3 30.7 29.2 26.9 24.7 22.4 22.1 21.7 21.4
Karnali province 74.4 73.0 71.5 70.0 68.5 67.0 65.6 64.1 62.6 61.1 59.6 58.2 56.7 55.2 55.2 55.3 55.3 55.4 55.4 53.0 50.5 48.1 44.3 40.5 36.7
Koshi province 57.1 54.8 52.4 50.0 47.6 45.2 42.9 40.5 38.1 37.9 37.6 37.4 37.1 36.9 36.1 35.3 34.4 33.6 32.8 30.2 27.5 24.9 23.4 21.9 20.4
Lumbini province 57.0 56.4 55.7 55.0 54.3 53.6 53.0 52.3 51.6 49.8 48.0 46.3 44.5 42.7 41.8 40.9 40.1 39.2 38.3 37.4 36.5 35.6 32.5 29.3 26.2
Madhesh province 59.2 58.4 57.5 56.7 55.9 55.0 54.2 53.3 52.5 50.0 47.5 44.9 42.4 39.9 39.2 38.5 37.7 37.0 36.3 35.6 35.0 34.3 32.9 31.6 30.2
Sudurpashchim province 63.7 62.3 60.9 59.5 58.1 56.7 55.3 53.9 52.5 51.2 49.9 48.7 47.4 46.1 43.8 41.6 39.3 37.1 34.8 36.8 38.9 40.9 36.5 32.1 27.7
Lighter numbers are estimates