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Global indicators of nutritional risk


  • Galloway, Rae


The purpose of this paper is to provide a quick reference on the prevalence of protein-energy malnutrition by presenting available weight-for-age data for children in developing countries. These country data are arranged in tables by area of the world and by World Bank-designated income groups. The data are also shown geographically on a map of the world.

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  • Galloway, Rae, 1991. "Global indicators of nutritional risk," Policy Research Working Paper Series 591, The World Bank.
  • Handle: RePEc:wbk:wbrwps:591

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