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Low- and Middle-Income Country Child Growth Failure Geospatial Estimates 2000-2017

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General Info
Provider 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME)
Geography 
Algeria (DZA)
Angola (AGO)
Belize (BLZ)
Benin (BEN)
Bhutan (BTN)
Bolivia (BOL)
Botswana (BWA)
Brazil (BRA)
Burundi (BDI)
Cambodia (KHM)
Cameroon (CMR)
Chad (TCD)
China (CHN)
Colombia (COL)
Comoros (COM)
Congo (COG)
Cuba (CUB)
Djibouti (DJI)
Ecuador (ECU)
Egypt (EGY)
Eritrea (ERI)
Ethiopia (ETH)
Gabon (GAB)
Gambia (GMB)
Ghana (GHA)
Guatemala (GTM)
Guinea (GIN)
Guyana (GUY)
Haiti (HTI)
Honduras (HND)
India (IND)
Indonesia (IDN)
Iraq (IRQ)
Jamaica (JAM)
Jordan (JOR)
Kenya (KEN)
Lesotho (LSO)
Liberia (LBR)
Libya (LBY)
Malawi (MWI)
Malaysia (MYS)
Mali (MLI)
Mexico (MEX)
Mongolia (MNG)
Morocco (MAR)
Myanmar (MMR)
Namibia (NAM)
Nepal (NPL)
Nicaragua (NIC)
Niger (NER)
Nigeria (NGA)
Pakistan (PAK)
Palestine (PSE)
Panama (PAN)
Paraguay (PRY)
Peru (PER)
Rwanda (RWA)
Senegal (SEN)
Somalia (SOM)
Sri Lanka (LKA)
Sudan (SDN)
Suriname (SUR)
Swaziland (SWZ) (Eswatini)
Thailand (THA)
Togo (TGO)
Tunisia (TUN)
Uganda (UGA)
Viet Nam (VNM)
Yemen (YEM)
Zambia (ZMB)
Zimbabwe (ZWE)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2000 - 12/2017
Data type
Estimate:
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

Annual estimates were produced for child growth failure (CGF), expressed as stunting, wasting, and underweight prevalence for children under 5 years of age, at the 5x5 km-level for 105 low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) between 2000-2017. These estimates were produced using a geo-positioned dataset created from 460 household surveys. Survey sources used include include the Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) and UNICEF Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) series, and other country‐specific surveys.

This dataset includes the following:

  • GeoTIFF raster files for pixel-level estimates of under-5 stunting, wasting, and underweight prevalence
  • CSV files of aggregated stunting, wasting and underweight prevalence for each country at zero, first and second administrative divisions
  • Code files used to generate the estimates

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Citation
Publication year 
2019
Suggested citation 
Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME). Low- and Middle-Income Country Child Growth Failure Geospatial Estimates 2000-2017. Seattle, United States of America: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), 2019.