Iceland - Prevalence of undernourishment

Prevalence of undernourishment (% of population)

Definition: 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 2.5 signifies a prevalence of undernourishment below 2.5%.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, The State of Food Insecurity in the World (

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Year Value
1991 5.00
2000 5.00
2005 5.00
2008 5.00
2011 5.00


Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition