Cabo Verde 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%.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2019 was 15.40%, a 0.8% decline from 2018.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2018 was 16.20%, a 0.5% decline from 2017.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2017 was 16.70%, a 0.3% decline from 2016.
  • Cabo Verde hunger statistics for 2016 was 17.00%, a 0.2% increase from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Population
Republic of Congo 37.70%
Kenya 24.80%
Papua New Guinea 24.60%
Lesotho 23.50%
Timor-Leste 22.60%
Nicaragua 19.30%
Angola 17.30%
Solomon Islands 16.50%
Djibouti 16.20%
Cabo Verde 15.40%
India 15.30%
Nigeria 14.60%
Honduras 13.50%
Pakistan 12.90%
Bolivia 12.60%
Sudan 12.30%
Sao Tome and Principe 11.90%
Eswatini 11.60%
Bangladesh 9.70%
Philippines 9.40%
Vanuatu 9.30%
Mauritania 9.10%
Georgia 8.70%
El Salvador 8.50%
Myanmar 7.60%
Kyrgyz Republic 7.20%
Sri Lanka 6.80%
Vietnam 6.70%
Indonesia 6.50%
Cambodia 6.20%
Ghana 6.10%
Egypt 5.40%
Cameroon 5.30%
Lao PDR 5.30%
Mongolia 4.30%
Morocco 4.20%
Kiribati 4.10%
Tunisia 3.00%
Uzbekistan 2.50%
Ukraine 2.50%
Cabo Verde Hunger Statistics - Historical Data
Year % of Population Annual Change
2019 15.40% -0.80%
2018 16.20% -0.50%
2017 16.70% -0.30%
2016 17.00% 0.20%
2015 16.80% 0.40%
2014 16.40% 0.40%
2013 16.00% 0.00%
2012 16.00% -0.30%
2011 16.30% 0.50%
2010 15.80% 0.80%
2009 15.00% 1.90%
2008 13.10% 0.80%
2007 12.30% 0.90%
2006 11.40% 0.40%
2005 11.00% -0.30%
2004 11.30% -1.80%
2003 13.10% -1.30%
2002 14.40% -0.10%
2001 14.50% -0.10%