Oman 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%.
  • Oman hunger statistics for 2018 was 7.80%, a 0.4% decline from 2017.
  • Oman hunger statistics for 2017 was 8.20%, a 0.1% increase from 2016.
  • Oman hunger statistics for 2016 was 8.10%, a 0.4% increase from 2015.
  • Oman hunger statistics for 2015 was 7.70%, a 0.8% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name % of Population
Macao 8.50%
New Caledonia 8.20%
Oman 7.80%
Panama 6.90%
Cyprus 6.80%
Slovak Republic 6.10%
Trinidad and Tobago 5.50%
Saudi Arabia 4.80%
Barbados 4.30%
Argentina 3.80%
French Polynesia 3.60%
Chile 3.50%
UAE 3.10%
Belgium 2.50%
Germany 2.50%
Hong Kong 2.50%
South Korea 2.50%
Netherlands 2.50%
Austria 2.50%
Czech Republic 2.50%
Greece 2.50%
Japan 2.50%
Australia 2.50%
United Kingdom 2.50%
Italy 2.50%
Malta 2.50%
Portugal 2.50%
United States 2.50%
France 2.50%
Israel 2.50%
Poland 2.50%
Uruguay 2.50%
Switzerland 2.50%
Finland 2.50%
Iceland 2.50%
Latvia 2.50%
Canada 2.50%
Estonia 2.50%
Ireland 2.50%
Luxembourg 2.50%
Sweden 2.50%
Brunei 2.50%
Spain 2.50%
Hungary 2.50%
Lithuania 2.50%
New Zealand 2.50%
Slovenia 2.50%
Denmark 2.50%
Croatia 2.50%
Kuwait 2.50%
Norway 2.50%
Oman Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 7.80% -0.40%
2017 8.20% 0.10%
2016 8.10% 0.40%
2015 7.70% 0.80%
2014 6.90% 0.10%
2013 6.80% -0.50%
2012 7.30% -1.20%
2011 8.50% -0.70%
2010 9.20% -0.30%
2009 9.50% -0.30%
2008 9.80% 0.00%
2007 9.80% 0.10%
2006 9.70% 0.00%
2005 9.70% -0.50%
2004 10.20% -0.90%
2003 11.10% -0.30%
2002 11.40% -1.00%
2001 12.40% -1.00%