Your content goes here. Edit or remove this text inline or in the module Content settings. You can also style every aspect of this content in the module Design settings and even apply custom CSS to this text in the module Advanced settings.

332373118_1538340683243412_5230621927284572773_n
332027378_857712012196541_8332988332557137498_n
WhatsApp Image 2023-04-04 at 12.21.59 PM
WhatsApp Image 2023-04-07 at 12.18.19
4639d197-6c3c-47dd-81ed-436900876dfa
2
2E0C8FD7-6596-4F9D-8D6E-55EB3CC1DC3A
286872659_140632195226900_5954194265560369872_n
WhatsApp-Image-2022-12-20-at-17.31.54
332218539_543245550965138_3766895331621658519_n
previous arrow
next arrow

Our partners:

  • European Union (EU)
  • The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)

 

Our Stakeholders:

  • Lao Statistic Bureau (LSB)

Latest News

Capacity needs assessment at the north region

To continue assessing the capabilities of NIPN stakeholders at the province level, especially in the northern region of Phongsaly and Oudomxay, the Data and Policy Analysis Unit, led by Mr. Souphit Darachanthra, a senior advisor at DRI, and Dr. Vilaiyvone Phomemachan,...

The first joint quarterly meeting for 2023

The first joint quarterly meeting of 2023 was organized by the Data analysis unit on 10 May 2023 at Thavisouk Hotel, Vangvieng district, Vientiane province. The meeting was hosted by Mme Sisomboun Ounavong Director General of the International Cooperation Department,...

First Intensive Training for Policy Analysis Unit in 2023

The first intensive training for policy analysis unit took place at the Thavisouk hotel in Vangvieng district, Vientiane province. The event was chaired by Dr. Vilivone Phommachanh, Deputy Director General of the Social-Economic Policy Research Institute (SPRI), and...

First intensive training of data analysis unit for 2023

The Data Analysis Unit of NIPN– Development Research Institute (DRI), Ministry of Planning and Investment organized a 4-day intensive training on data analysis from April 4th to 7th, 2023 in Vangvieng district, Vientiane province, Lao PDR. Over 20 government staff...

Updates

Your content goes here. Edit or remove this text inline or in the module Content settings. You can also style every aspect of this content in the module Design settings and even apply custom CSS to this text in the module Advanced settings.

 

 

 

 

  • Ministry of Health (MOH)
  • Ministry of Education and Sport (MoES)
  • Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF)
  • Scaling Up Nutrition Civil Society Alliance in Lao PDR (SUN CSA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

About Lao PDR

Geography

  • Country Area 23680 K2
  • Land Area 23080 K2
  • Agriculture Area 2104.7 K2
  • Forest Area 16630 K2

Nutritional Status of Childen U5(%)
Stunting 33
Wasting 9
Underweight 21.1
Overweight 3
Anemia in Children 44.1
Source: LSIS II (2017)

Demographics

Total population (000)                       7.5

Total under five population (%)    19.1

Total number of birth (000)             19

Under five mortality rate                 10

Infant mortality rate                          15

Population below poverty line(%)  18

Infants and Young Child Feeding (%)
Early Initiation of Breastfeeding 50.1
Exclusive Breastfeeding first 6 months 45
Appropriate Breastfeeding 51
Minimum Diet Diversity 45.3
Minimum Acceptable Diet 26.2
Source: LSIS II (2017)

Contact us

Newsletters

Find us on:

https://nipn.lsb.gov.la

NIPN Laos

 

@2022 NIPN Lao PDR