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North Korea Nutrition Assessment 2012


General Info
Original or alternative title 
National Nutrition Survey 2012
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
09/2012 - 10/2012
Series or system 
North Korea Nutrition Assessment
Data type
  • Cross-sectional

The Nutrition Assessment 2012 of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea measured the prevalence of malnutrition in children and their mothers. The assessment surveyed 8,036 children and 7,622 mothers from all ten provinces in North Korea.

Suggested citation 
Central Bureau of Statistics (North Korea), United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), World Food Programme (WFP). North Korea Nutrition Assessment 2012.