Area Database (v44)

Percentage of underweight 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 2023
Liberia (Africa)  
Total 21.5 20.7 20.0 19.3 18.6 17.9 17.2 16.4 15.7 15.0 14.3 13.6 12.9 12.3 11.6 10.9 10.2 9.51 8.83 8.14
Monrovia 23.0 21.4 19.9 18.4 16.9 15.4 13.9 12.3 10.8 9.30 7.78 6.27 4.75
North Central 19.9 19.7 19.6 19.5 19.4 19.3 19.2 19.0 18.9 18.8 18.7 18.6 18.5
North Western 17.3 16.7 16.2 15.6 15.1 14.5 14.0 13.4 12.9 12.3 11.8 11.2 10.7
South Central 20.8 20.3 19.9 19.4 19.0 18.5 18.1 17.6 17.2 16.7 16.3 15.8 15.4
South Eastern A 25.2 24.2 23.3 22.3 21.3 20.4 19.4 18.4 17.5 16.5 15.5 14.6 13.6
South Eastern B 24.8 23.9 23.1 22.2 21.3 20.5 19.6 18.7 17.9 17.0 16.1 15.3 14.4
Bomi 20.0 19.2 18.5 17.7 16.9 16.2 15.4 14.6 13.8 13.1 12.3 11.5 10.8 9.99
Bong 22.6 21.1 19.6 18.1 16.6 15.1 13.6 12.1 10.6 9.10 7.60 6.10 4.60 3.10
Gbarpolu 9.74 10.1 10.5 10.9 11.3 11.7 12.1 12.4 12.8 13.2 13.6 14.0 14.4 14.8
Grand Bassa 22.8 21.8 20.7 19.7 18.7 17.6 16.6 15.5 14.5 13.4 12.4 11.4 10.3 9.27
Grand Cape Mount 8.04 8.83 9.61 10.4 11.2 12.0 12.8 13.5 14.3 15.1 15.9 16.7 17.5 18.3
Grand Gedeh 14.1 13.8 13.5 13.2 12.9 12.6 12.3 12.0 11.7 11.4 11.1 10.8 10.5 10.2
Grand Kru 21.2 20.7 20.1 19.6 19.1 18.5 18.0 17.4 16.9 16.3 15.8 15.3 14.7 14.2
Lofa 21.5 20.0 18.4 16.9 15.4 13.8 12.3 10.8 9.26 7.73 6.20 4.67 3.14 1.61
Margibi 14.2 14.3 14.5 14.6 14.7 14.9 15.0 15.1 15.2 15.4 15.5 15.6 15.8 15.9
Maryland 14.8 14.6 14.5 14.3 14.1 14.0 13.8 13.7 13.5 13.4 13.2 13.0 12.9 12.7
Montserrado 9.86 9.87 9.89 9.90 9.91 9.93 9.94 9.96 9.97 9.99 10.0 10.0 10.0 10.0
Nimba 25.3 23.6 21.8 20.1 18.4 16.6 14.9 13.2 11.5 9.73 8.00 6.27 4.54 2.81
River Cess 22.9 22.6 22.3 22.0 21.7 21.4 21.1 20.9 20.6 20.3 20.0 19.7 19.4 19.1
River Gee 22.2 20.5 18.7 17.0 15.3 13.5 11.8 10.1 8.36 6.63 4.90 3.27 1.64 0.01
Sinoe 18.4 17.3 16.1 15.0 13.9 12.7 11.6 10.5 9.36 8.23 7.10 5.97 4.84 3.71
Lighter numbers are estimates