Global Database on Child Growth and Malnutrition

Costa Rica

Child malnutrition estimates by WHO Child Growth Standards

Below you can open the data and reference tables for this country based on the WHO Child Growth Standards. This database is regularly being updated. To open the tables click on the links below:

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Child malnutrition estimates by NCHS/WHO reference

Prior to April 2006 survey data were analyzed using the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)/World Health Organization (WHO) international reference population. These results, available below, are posted here for historical reasons and are no longer being updated.