Indicator Information


Indicators 2.2.1: Prevalence of stunting (height for age <-2 standard deviation from the median of the World Health Organization (WHO) Child Growth Standards) among children under 5 years of age


Goal Type
Goal 2 - End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
Targets 2.2 - By 2030 end all forms of malnutrition, including achieving by 2025 the internationally agreed targets on stunting and wasting in children under 5 years of age, and address the nutritional needs of adolescent girls, pregnant and lactating women, and older persons
Indicators 2.2.1 : Prevalence of stunting (height for age <-2 standard deviation from the median of the World Health Organization (WHO) Child Growth Standards) among children under 5 years of age
Linked Indicator
DATA SOURCE (1) CMNS/MICS, BBS, SID   (2) BDHS, NIPORT, MoHFW   (3) CMNS, BBS, SID  
Unit
Meta Data
Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status ()
2011
Total 40.00
Wealth
By mothers education
sex
Male, sex
Female, sex
Place of Residence
2014 Total 36.10
2020(Target) Total 25.00
2025(Target) Total 16.00
2030(Target) Total 12.00
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