world hunger statistics

World Hunger Statistics

World Hunger Statistics Data
Total number of people that die every year from hunger 7,665,000
Total number of children that die every year from hunger 1,250,000
Total number of people who died of hunger today 21,000
Percent of world population considered to be starving 26 %
Time between deaths of people who die from hunger 3.9 seconds
Total number of people in the world who suffer from hunger and malnutrition 850,000,000
Total number of people who do not have enough to eat 945,000,000
Percent of those who do not have enough to eat who live in developing countries 98 %
Percent of world’s hungry that live in just 7 main countries 65 %
Percent of U.S. households that are at risk of hunger 11%
PREV DATA SET
Food Tags:
Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Facing the Future, Think Quest, Hunger Relief Organizations
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 6, 2016

Food
Related Statistic Brain Research

World Cancer Statistics

Rank Country Age-Standardised Rate per 100,000 (World)
1 Denmark 338.1
2 France (metropolitan) 324.6
3 Australia 323.0
4 Belgium 321.1
5 Norway 318.3
6 United States of America 318.0
7 Ireland 307.9
8 Korea, Republic of 307.8
9 The Netherlands 304.8
10 New Caledonia 297.9
11 Slovenia 296.3
12 Canada 295.7
13 New Zealand 295.0
14 Czech Republic 293.8
15 Switzerland 287.0
16 Hungary 285.4
17 Iceland 284.3
18 Germany 283.8
19 Israel 283.2
20 Luxembourg 280.3
21 Italy 278.6
22 Slovakia 276.9
23 United Kingdom 272.9
24 Sweden 270.0
25 Serbia 269.7
26 Croatia 266.9
27 Barbados 263.1
28 Armenia 257.0
29 Finland 256.8
30 French Polynesia 255.0
31 Austria 254.1
32 Lithuania 251.9
33 Uruguay 251.0
34 Spain 249.0
35 Latvia 246.8
36 Portugal 246.2
37 France, Martinique 245.0
38 Malta 242.9
39 Estonia 242.8
40 FYR Macedonia 239.3
41 Montenegro 238.3
42 Kazakhstan 236.5
43 Bulgaria 234.8
44 Poland 229.6
45 Romania 224.2
46 Belarus 218.7
47 Cuba 218.0
48 Japan 217.1
49 Argentina 216.7
50 Puerto Rico 211.1
PREV DATA SET
Health Tags:
Statistic Sources & References
Sources: International Agency for Research on Cancer
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 2, 2016

Health
Related Statistic Brain Research