India Hunger Index

Product ID : SDG02TK001

Published on 16 October, 2019

Content: India Hunger Index – Index to indicate the level of malnourishment at district level using the Global Hunger Index framework.
Five parameters have been used to calculate the index, namely:

  • Under Five Mortality Rate (U5MR)
  • Children under 5 years who are stunted
  • Children under 5 who are wasted
  • Women (15-49 years) who are underweight (below normal BMI)
  • Men (15-49 years) who are underweight (below normal BMI)