Central African Republic 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%.
  • Central African Republic hunger statistics for 2019 was 48.20%, a 1.5% increase from 2018.
  • Central African Republic hunger statistics for 2018 was 46.70%, a 0.6% increase from 2017.
  • Central African Republic hunger statistics for 2017 was 46.10%, a 2.5% decline from 2016.
  • Central African Republic hunger statistics for 2016 was 48.60%, a 1.3% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
Somalia 59.50%
Central African Republic 48.20%
Haiti 46.80%
Yemen 45.40%
Madagascar 43.20%
North Korea 42.40%
Democratic Republic of Congo 41.70%
Liberia 38.90%
Rwanda 35.20%
Chad 31.70%
Mozambique 31.20%
Sierra Leone 26.20%
Afghanistan 25.60%
Tanzania 25.10%
Togo 20.40%
Malawi 17.30%
Ethiopia 16.20%
Burkina Faso 14.40%
Gambia 13.60%
Mali 10.40%
Benin 7.60%
Senegal 7.50%
Nepal 4.80%
Central African Republic Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 48.20% 1.50%
2018 46.70% 0.60%
2017 46.10% -2.50%
2016 48.60% -1.30%
2015 49.90% 1.60%
2014 48.30% 8.00%
2013 40.30% 7.50%
2012 32.80% 4.70%
2011 28.10% -1.00%
2010 29.10% -1.90%
2009 31.00% -2.30%
2008 33.30% -2.40%
2007 35.70% -2.00%
2006 37.70% -1.90%
2005 39.60% -0.90%
2004 40.50% -0.10%
2003 40.60% 0.50%
2002 40.10% 0.90%
2001 39.20% 0.90%