Area Database (v4.2.1)

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
Nepal (Asia/Pacific)  
Total 45.9 44.9 44.0 43.1 42.2 41.3 40.3 39.4 38.5 36.5 34.5 32.6 30.6 28.6 28.3 27.9 27.6 27.2 26.9 26.0 25.2 24.3 22.5 20.6 18.8
Bagmati province 45.4 43.0 40.5 38.0 35.5 33.0 30.6 28.1 25.6 25.0 24.3 23.7 23.0 22.4 20.7 19.0 17.2 15.5 13.8 12.8 11.7 10.7 10.6 10.6 10.5
Gandaki province 32.0 32.4 32.8 33.2 33.6 34.0 34.4 34.8 35.2 31.1 27.0 23.0 18.9 14.8 14.9 15.1 15.2 15.4 15.5 15.3 15.1 14.9 15.6 16.2 16.9
Karnali province 60.0 58.1 56.1 54.1 52.1 50.1 48.2 46.2 44.2 43.6 43.0 42.4 41.8 41.2 40.3 39.4 38.6 37.7 36.8 37.1 37.4 37.7 31.1 24.6 18.0
Koshi province 34.8 34.1 33.5 32.9 32.3 31.7 31.0 30.4 29.8 28.8 27.7 26.7 25.6 24.6 24.6 24.6 24.6 24.6 24.6 23.0 21.5 19.9 17.9 15.9 13.9
Lumbini province 38.5 39.0 39.6 40.2 40.8 41.4 41.9 42.5 43.1 41.6 40.1 38.7 37.2 35.7 33.9 32.1 30.3 28.5 26.7 28.0 29.4 30.7 28.2 25.8 23.3
Madhesh province 57.3 56.3 55.4 54.4 53.4 52.5 51.5 50.6 49.6 46.5 43.3 40.2 37.0 33.9 34.4 34.9 35.4 35.9 36.4 33.7 31.1 28.4 27.8 27.3 26.7
Sudurpashchim province 50.2 49.4 48.5 47.7 46.9 46.0 45.2 44.3 43.5 41.1 38.8 36.4 34.1 31.7 30.7 29.8 28.8 27.9 26.9 29.0 31.2 33.3 26.7 20.1 13.5
Lighter numbers are estimates