Liberia 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%.
  • Liberia hunger statistics for 2018 was 37.50%, a 0.9% decline from 2017.
  • Liberia hunger statistics for 2017 was 38.40%, a 0.4% decline from 2016.
  • Liberia hunger statistics for 2016 was 38.80%, a 0% increase from 2015.
  • Liberia hunger statistics for 2015 was 38.80%, a 1.7% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
Haiti 48.20%
North Korea 47.60%
Madagascar 41.70%
Chad 39.60%
Liberia 37.50%
Rwanda 35.60%
Mozambique 32.60%
Afghanistan 29.90%
Sierra Leone 26.00%
Tanzania 25.00%
Togo 20.70%
Ethiopia 19.70%
Burkina Faso 19.20%
Malawi 18.80%
Gambia 11.90%
Senegal 9.40%
Benin 7.40%
Nepal 6.10%
Mali 5.10%
Liberia Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 37.50% -0.90%
2017 38.40% -0.40%
2016 38.80% 0.00%
2015 38.80% 1.70%
2014 37.10% 1.50%
2013 35.60% 2.30%
2012 33.30% 0.30%
2011 33.00% 0.80%
2010 32.20% -0.20%
2009 32.40% -0.60%
2008 33.00% -1.50%
2007 34.50% -0.80%
2006 35.30% -0.60%
2005 35.90% -0.70%
2004 36.60% -1.10%
2003 37.70% -0.50%
2002 38.20% 1.50%
2001 36.70% 1.50%