Guatemala 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%.
  • Guatemala hunger statistics for 2018 was 16.10%, a 0% increase from 2017.
  • Guatemala hunger statistics for 2017 was 16.10%, a 0.1% decline from 2016.
  • Guatemala hunger statistics for 2016 was 16.20%, a 0.7% decline from 2015.
  • Guatemala hunger statistics for 2015 was 16.90%, a 0.8% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Venezuela 31.40%
Botswana 24.10%
Iraq 23.70%
Gabon 16.60%
Guatemala 16.10%
Namibia 14.70%
Thailand 9.30%
Paraguay 8.80%
Ecuador 8.80%
Jamaica 8.70%
Jordan 8.50%
Suriname 8.10%
Belize 7.60%
Mexico 7.10%
Peru 6.70%
Dominica 5.80%
South Africa 5.70%
Guyana 5.70%
Lebanon 5.70%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 5.70%
Dominican Republic 5.50%
Colombia 5.50%
Mauritius 5.30%
Iran 4.70%
Serbia 4.60%
Turkmenistan 4.00%
Fiji 3.90%
Albania 3.60%
Costa Rica 3.20%
North Macedonia 3.10%
Bulgaria 3.00%
Malaysia 3.00%
Algeria 2.80%
Armenia 2.60%
Belarus 2.50%
Montenegro 2.50%
Bosnia 2.50%
Cuba 2.50%
Russia 2.50%
Samoa 2.50%
Romania 2.50%
Azerbaijan 2.50%
China 2.50%
Kazakhstan 2.50%
Turkey 2.50%
Brazil 2.50%
Guatemala Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 16.10% 0.00%
2017 16.10% -0.10%
2016 16.20% -0.70%
2015 16.90% -0.80%
2014 17.70% -0.80%
2013 18.50% 0.50%
2012 18.00% 0.30%
2011 17.70% 0.60%
2010 17.10% -1.20%
2009 18.30% 0.30%
2008 18.00% -0.40%
2007 18.40% 0.50%
2006 17.90% -1.10%
2005 19.00% -0.30%
2004 19.30% 0.30%
2003 19.00% -1.00%
2002 20.00% -2.40%
2001 22.40% -2.40%