Indicator Information


Indicators 2.2.2.b: Proportion of overweight children (weight for height above plus two standard deviations from the median) under the age of 5 years


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 2.2.2.b : Proportion of overweight children (weight for height above plus two standard deviations from the median) under the age of 5 years
Linked Indicator
DATA SOURCE (1) CMNS/MICS, BBS, SID   (2) BDHS, NIPORT, MoHFW  
Unit %
Meta Data
Time Period Total/Disaggregation Targets Status (%)
2000 Total 0.90
2001 Total 0.90
2002 Total 1.00
2003 Total 1.00
2004 Total 0.90
2005 Total 1.00
2006 Total 0.80
2007 Total 1.10
2011 Total 1.90
2012 Total 1.60
2012-13 Total 1.60
2013 Total 2.60
2014 Total 1.60
2020(Target) Total 1.50
2025(Target) Total 1.00
2030(Target) Total 1.00
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