Madagascar 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%.
  • Madagascar hunger statistics for 2018 was 41.70%, a 0.5% increase from 2017.
  • Madagascar hunger statistics for 2017 was 41.20%, a 0.2% decline from 2016.
  • Madagascar hunger statistics for 2016 was 41.40%, a 1.2% increase from 2015.
  • Madagascar hunger statistics for 2015 was 40.20%, a 3.5% 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%
Madagascar Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 41.70% 0.50%
2017 41.20% -0.20%
2016 41.40% 1.20%
2015 40.20% 3.50%
2014 36.70% 3.50%
2013 33.20% 2.50%
2012 30.70% 0.60%
2011 30.10% 0.10%
2010 30.00% -0.60%
2009 30.60% 0.10%
2008 30.50% -0.10%
2007 30.60% -0.50%
2006 31.10% -2.40%
2005 33.50% -1.70%
2004 35.20% -1.40%
2003 36.60% 1.30%
2002 35.30% 1.40%
2001 33.90% 1.40%