Venezuela 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%.
  • Venezuela hunger statistics for 2018 was 31.40%, a 4.1% increase from 2017.
  • Venezuela hunger statistics for 2017 was 27.30%, a 6.5% increase from 2016.
  • Venezuela hunger statistics for 2016 was 20.80%, a 6.8% increase from 2015.
  • Venezuela hunger statistics for 2015 was 14.00%, a 5.4% increase from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
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%
Lebanon 5.70%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 5.70%
South Africa 5.70%
Guyana 5.70%
Colombia 5.50%
Dominican Republic 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%
Romania 2.50%
Azerbaijan 2.50%
China 2.50%
Kazakhstan 2.50%
Turkey 2.50%
Brazil 2.50%
Belarus 2.50%
Montenegro 2.50%
Bosnia 2.50%
Cuba 2.50%
Russia 2.50%
Samoa 2.50%
Venezuela Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2018 31.40% 4.10%
2017 27.30% 6.50%
2016 20.80% 6.80%
2015 14.00% 5.40%
2014 8.60% 3.90%
2013 4.70% 1.40%
2012 3.30% 0.80%
2011 2.50% 0.00%
2010 2.50% 0.00%
2009 2.50% -0.40%
2008 2.90% -2.00%
2007 4.90% -2.30%
2006 7.20% -1.30%
2005 8.50% -1.60%
2004 10.10% -4.70%
2003 14.80% -0.40%
2002 15.20% 0.10%
2001 15.10% 0.10%