Senegal 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%.
  • Senegal hunger statistics for 2018 was 9.40%, a 0.2% decline from 2017.
  • Senegal hunger statistics for 2017 was 9.60%, a 0.7% decline from 2016.
  • Senegal hunger statistics for 2016 was 10.30%, a 1.1% decline from 2015.
  • Senegal hunger statistics for 2015 was 11.40%, a 0.2% 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%
Senegal Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 9.40% -0.20%
2017 9.60% -0.70%
2016 10.30% -1.10%
2015 11.40% 0.20%
2014 11.20% 1.10%
2013 10.10% 0.90%
2012 9.20% -0.40%
2011 9.60% -0.20%
2010 9.80% -0.10%
2009 9.90% -1.20%
2008 11.10% -1.80%
2007 12.90% -2.90%
2006 15.80% -1.60%
2005 17.40% -1.80%
2004 19.20% -2.00%
2003 21.20% -1.70%
2002 22.90% -1.30%
2001 24.20% -1.30%