Republic of Congo Hunger Statistics 2001-2022

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%.
  • Republic of Congo hunger statistics for 2019 was 37.70%, a 0.9% increase from 2018.
  • Republic of Congo hunger statistics for 2018 was 36.80%, a 0.8% increase from 2017.
  • Republic of Congo hunger statistics for 2017 was 36.00%, a 1.4% increase from 2016.
  • Republic of Congo hunger statistics for 2016 was 34.60%, a 0.5% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
Republic of Congo 37.70%
Kenya 24.80%
Papua New Guinea 24.60%
Lesotho 23.50%
Timor-Leste 22.60%
Nicaragua 19.30%
Angola 17.30%
Solomon Islands 16.50%
Djibouti 16.20%
Cabo Verde 15.40%
India 15.30%
Nigeria 14.60%
Honduras 13.50%
Pakistan 12.90%
Bolivia 12.60%
Sudan 12.30%
Sao Tome and Principe 11.90%
Eswatini 11.60%
Bangladesh 9.70%
Philippines 9.40%
Vanuatu 9.30%
Mauritania 9.10%
Georgia 8.70%
El Salvador 8.50%
Myanmar 7.60%
Kyrgyz Republic 7.20%
Sri Lanka 6.80%
Vietnam 6.70%
Indonesia 6.50%
Cambodia 6.20%
Ghana 6.10%
Egypt 5.40%
Cameroon 5.30%
Lao PDR 5.30%
Mongolia 4.30%
Morocco 4.20%
Kiribati 4.10%
Tunisia 3.00%
Uzbekistan 2.50%
Ukraine 2.50%
Republic of Congo Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 37.70% 0.90%
2018 36.80% 0.80%
2017 36.00% 1.40%
2016 34.60% 0.50%
2015 34.10% 3.00%
2014 31.10% 0.20%
2013 30.90% -2.10%
2012 33.00% -3.00%
2011 36.00% -0.50%
2010 36.50% 1.00%
2009 35.50% 0.00%
2008 35.50% 0.10%
2007 35.40% -1.20%
2006 36.60% 2.60%
2005 34.00% 2.30%
2004 31.70% 5.30%
2003 26.40% 0.00%
2002 26.40% -0.60%
2001 27.00% -0.60%