Gabon Hunger Statistics 2001-2021

Population below minimum level of dietary energy consumption (also referred to as prevalence of undernourishment) shows the percentage of the population whose food intake is insufficient to meet dietary energy requirements continuously. Data showing as 5 may signify a prevalence of undernourishment below 5%.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2018 was 16.60%, a 0.7% increase from 2017.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2017 was 15.90%, a 0.8% increase from 2016.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2016 was 15.10%, a 1% increase from 2015.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2015 was 14.10%, a 0.8% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Venezuela 31.40%
Botswana 24.10%
Iraq 23.70%
Gabon 16.60%
Guatemala 16.10%
Namibia 14.70%
Thailand 9.30%
Ecuador 8.80%
Paraguay 8.80%
Jamaica 8.70%
Jordan 8.50%
Suriname 8.10%
Belize 7.60%
Mexico 7.10%
Peru 6.70%
Dominica 5.80%
South Africa 5.70%
Guyana 5.70%
Lebanon 5.70%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 5.70%
Dominican Republic 5.50%
Colombia 5.50%
Mauritius 5.30%
Iran 4.70%
Serbia 4.60%
Turkmenistan 4.00%
Fiji 3.90%
Albania 3.60%
Costa Rica 3.20%
North Macedonia 3.10%
Malaysia 3.00%
Bulgaria 3.00%
Algeria 2.80%
Armenia 2.60%
China 2.50%
Kazakhstan 2.50%
Turkey 2.50%
Brazil 2.50%
Belarus 2.50%
Montenegro 2.50%
Bosnia 2.50%
Cuba 2.50%
Russia 2.50%
Samoa 2.50%
Romania 2.50%
Azerbaijan 2.50%
Gabon Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 16.60% 0.70%
2017 15.90% 0.80%
2016 15.10% 1.00%
2015 14.10% -0.80%
2014 14.90% -1.30%
2013 16.20% -1.30%
2012 17.50% 0.20%
2011 17.30% 0.00%
2010 17.30% -0.20%
2009 17.50% 0.60%
2008 16.90% 0.80%
2007 16.10% 1.20%
2006 14.90% 0.40%
2005 14.50% 0.50%
2004 14.00% 0.50%
2003 13.50% 1.20%
2002 12.30% 1.50%
2001 10.80% 1.50%