Cabo Verde 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%.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2018 was 18.50%, a 0.6% increase from 2017.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2017 was 17.90%, a 0.4% increase from 2016.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2016 was 17.50%, a 0.1% decline from 2015.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2015 was 17.60%, a 0.5% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
Lesotho 32.60%
Timor-Leste 30.90%
Congo, Rep. 28.00%
Kenya 23.00%
Mongolia 21.30%
Angola 18.60%
Cabo Verde 18.50%
Nicaragua 17.20%
Eswatini 16.90%
Bolivia 15.50%
Philippines 14.50%
Cambodia 14.50%
Myanmar 14.10%
India 14.00%
Honduras 13.80%
Solomon Islands 13.20%
Bangladesh 13.00%
Nigeria 12.60%
Sudan 12.40%
Pakistan 12.30%
Sao Tome and Principe 12.00%
Mauritania 11.90%
Vanuatu 9.80%
Indonesia 9.00%
El Salvador 8.90%
Georgia 8.20%
Sri Lanka 7.60%
Ghana 6.50%
Kyrgyz Republic 6.40%
Vietnam 6.40%
Cameroon 6.30%
Egypt 4.70%
Morocco 4.30%
Ukraine 3.50%
Kiribati 3.00%
Uzbekistan 2.60%
Tunisia 2.50%
Cabo Verde Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 18.50% 0.60%
2017 17.90% 0.40%
2016 17.50% -0.10%
2015 17.60% 0.50%
2014 17.10% 0.50%
2013 16.60% 0.50%
2012 16.10% -0.40%
2011 16.50% 0.60%
2010 15.90% 0.80%
2009 15.10% 1.90%
2008 13.20% 0.80%
2007 12.40% 0.90%
2006 11.50% 0.40%
2005 11.10% -0.30%
2004 11.40% -1.80%
2003 13.20% -1.30%
2002 14.50% -0.10%
2001 14.60% -0.10%