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Poverty Mapping Project: Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition

Abstract: The Global Subnational Prevalence of Child Malnutrition dataset consists of estimates of the

percentage of children with weight-for-age z-scores that are more than two standard deviations below the median of the NCHS/CDC/WHO

International Reference Population. Data are reported for the most recent year with subnational information available at the time of

development. The data products ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide a global subnational map of the prevalence of underweight children that can be

used by a wide user community in interdisciplinary studies of health, poverty and the environment.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 1.0
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-12-31
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27