world hunger statistics

World Hunger Statistics

World Hunger Statistics Data
Total number of people that die every year from hunger7,665,000
Total number of children that die every year from hunger1,250,000
Total number of people who died of hunger today21,000
Percent of world population considered to be starving26 %
Time between deaths of people who die from hunger3.9 seconds
Total number of people in the world who suffer from hunger and malnutrition850,000,000
Total number of people who do not have enough to eat945,000,000
Percent of those who do not have enough to eat who live in developing countries98 %
Percent of world’s hungry that live in just 7 main countries65 %
Percent of U.S. households that are at risk of hunger11%
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Facing the Future, Think Quest, Hunger Relief Organizations
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 6, 2016

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World Cancer Statistics

RankCountryAge-Standardised Rate per 100,000 (World)
1Denmark338.1
2France (metropolitan)324.6
3Australia323.0
4Belgium321.1
5Norway318.3
6United States of America318.0
7Ireland307.9
8Korea, Republic of307.8
9The Netherlands304.8
10New Caledonia297.9
11Slovenia296.3
12Canada295.7
13New Zealand295.0
14Czech Republic293.8
15Switzerland287.0
16Hungary285.4
17Iceland284.3
18Germany283.8
19Israel283.2
20Luxembourg280.3
21Italy278.6
22Slovakia276.9
23United Kingdom272.9
24Sweden270.0
25Serbia269.7
26Croatia266.9
27Barbados263.1
28Armenia257.0
29Finland256.8
30French Polynesia255.0
31Austria254.1
32Lithuania251.9
33Uruguay251.0
34Spain249.0
35Latvia246.8
36Portugal246.2
37France, Martinique245.0
38Malta242.9
39Estonia242.8
40FYR Macedonia239.3
41Montenegro238.3
42Kazakhstan236.5
43Bulgaria234.8
44Poland229.6
45Romania224.2
46Belarus218.7
47Cuba218.0
48Japan217.1
49Argentina216.7
50Puerto Rico211.1
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: International Agency for Research on Cancer
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: September 2, 2016

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