Gabon 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%.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2019 was 15.70%, a 0.5% decline from 2018.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2018 was 16.20%, a 0.2% increase from 2017.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2017 was 16.00%, a 1% increase from 2016.
  • Gabon hunger statistics for 2016 was 15.00%, a 1.1% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Iraq 37.50%
Botswana 29.30%
Venezuela 27.40%
Namibia 19.80%
Guatemala 16.80%
Gabon 15.70%
Ecuador 12.40%
Jordan 9.50%
Lebanon 9.30%
Paraguay 9.20%
Colombia 8.80%
Peru 8.70%
Suriname 8.70%
Dominican Republic 8.30%
Thailand 8.20%
Jamaica 7.70%
Mexico 7.20%
South Africa 6.50%
Mauritius 6.20%
Belize 5.90%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 5.60%
Fiji 5.60%
Dominica 5.60%
Iran 5.50%
Guyana 5.20%
Samoa 4.60%
Turkmenistan 4.10%
Albania 3.90%
Serbia 3.90%
Armenia 3.40%
Malaysia 3.20%
Costa Rica 3.10%
Bulgaria 3.00%
North Macedonia 2.70%
Romania 2.50%
Azerbaijan 2.50%
China 2.50%
Kazakhstan 2.50%
Turkey 2.50%
Brazil 2.50%
Algeria 2.50%
Belarus 2.50%
Montenegro 2.50%
Bosnia 2.50%
Cuba 2.50%
Russia 2.50%
Gabon Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 15.70% -0.50%
2018 16.20% 0.20%
2017 16.00% 1.00%
2016 15.00% 1.10%
2015 13.90% -0.80%
2014 14.70% -1.40%
2013 16.10% -1.20%
2012 17.30% 0.10%
2011 17.20% 0.00%
2010 17.20% -0.20%
2009 17.40% 0.60%
2008 16.80% 0.90%
2007 15.90% 1.10%
2006 14.80% 0.50%
2005 14.30% 0.40%
2004 13.90% 0.60%
2003 13.30% 1.20%
2002 12.10% 1.40%
2001 10.70% 1.40%