Rwanda 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%.
  • Rwanda hunger statistics for 2018 was 35.60%, a 0.7% increase from 2017.
  • Rwanda hunger statistics for 2017 was 34.90%, a 0.1% increase from 2016.
  • Rwanda hunger statistics for 2016 was 34.80%, a 0.9% increase from 2015.
  • Rwanda hunger statistics for 2015 was 33.90%, a 3.7% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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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%
Rwanda Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 35.60% 0.70%
2017 34.90% 0.10%
2016 34.80% 0.90%
2015 33.90% 3.70%
2014 30.20% 4.70%
2013 25.50% 3.30%
2012 22.20% -0.50%
2011 22.70% -1.20%
2010 23.90% -1.90%
2009 25.80% -2.80%
2008 28.60% -2.90%
2007 31.50% -1.60%
2006 33.10% -1.80%
2005 34.90% -0.70%
2004 35.60% 1.20%
2003 34.40% -0.70%
2002 35.10% -3.40%
2001 38.50% -3.40%