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Sierra Leone - Depth of the food deficit

160 (kilocalories per person per day) in 2016

The depth of the food deficit indicates how many calories would be needed to lift the undernourished from their status, everything else being constant. The average intensity of food deprivation of the undernourished, estimated as the difference between the average dietary energy requirement and the average dietary energy consumption of the undernourished population (food-deprived), is multiplied by the number of undernourished to provide an estimate of the total food deficit in the country, which is then normalized by the total population.

Date Value Change, %
2016 160 -1.23 %
2015 162 -4.14 %
2014 169 -6.11 %
2013 180 -8.16 %
2012 196 -7.55 %
2011 212 -6.61 %
2010 227 -6.20 %
2009 242 -6.92 %
2008 260 -8.77 %
2007 285 -6.56 %
2006 305 -3.48 %
2005 316

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