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Child malnutrition

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Children under 5 moderately or severely underweight, percentage



  1. South Africans rich and poor: baseline household statistics. Project for statistics on living standards and development. Cape Town, 1994 (and additional analysis).
  2. The South African Vitamin A Consultative Group. Children aged 6 to 71 months in South Africa, 1994: their anthropometric, vitamin A, iron and immunisation coverage status. Johannesburg, South Africa, 1995 (and additional analysis).

Source: United Nations Statistics Division

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