Mauritania - Malnutrition prevalence, height for age (% of children under 5)

Malnutrition prevalence, height for age (% of children under 5) in Mauritania was at 22 % in 2012, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.



 mauritania malnutrition prevalence height for age percent of children under 5 wb data




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Prevalence of child malnutrition is the percentage of children under age 5 whose height for age (stunting) is more than two standard deviations below the median for the international reference population ages 0-59 months. For children up to two years old height is measured by recumbent length. For older children height is measured by stature while standing. The data are based on the WHO's new child growth standards released in 2006.


Mauritania | Health

Female population 00-04
300000 Persons
Male population 00-04
310000 Persons
Female population 05-09
272000 Persons
Male population 05-09
281000 Persons
Female population 10-14
244000 Persons
Male population 10-14
251000 Persons
Female population 15-19
215000 Persons
Male population 15-19
221000 Persons
Female population 20-24
186000 Persons
Male population 20-24
192000 Persons
Female population 25-29
161000 Persons
Male population 25-29
165000 Persons
Female population 30-34
139000 Persons
Male population 30-34
143000 Persons
Female population 35-39
121000 Persons
Male population 35-39
125000 Persons
Female population 40-44
103000 Persons
Male population 40-44
105000 Persons
Female population 45-49
85000 Persons
Male population 45-49
86000 Persons
Female population 50-54
69000 Persons
Male population 50-54
68000 Persons
Female population 55-59
55000 Persons
Male population 55-59
53000 Persons
Female population 60-64
41000 Persons
Male population 60-64
38000 Persons
Female population 65-69
31000 Persons
Male population 65-69
25000 Persons
Female population 70-74
22000 Persons
Male population 70-74
17000 Persons
Female population 75-79
14000 Persons
Male population 75-79
10000 Persons
Male population 80+
6000 Persons