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Lao Nutrition Indicators

Free and open access to nutrition data in Lao PDR


Vitamin A Supplementation Coverage among children 6-59 months
Iron/folate supplementation among pregnant women
Household consumption of iodized salt
Prevalence of diarrhea in children under five years
Household with improved sanitation facilities
Exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) of infant < 6 months (Percentage)
Early initiation of breastfeeding prevalence
Minimum Acceptable Diet among children 6-23 months
Prevalence of stunting among children under 5 years
Prevalence of overweight among children under 5 years
Prevalence of wasting among children under 5 years
Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (hemoglobin <110 g/L)
Prevalence of overweight among WIRA (BMI 25 to <30)
Household practicing opened defecation
Percentage of WRA who consume foods from 5 or more food groups (minimum dietary diversity)
Percentage of children 20-23 months who are breastfed (continued breastfeeding until 2 years of age)
Prevalence of low birthweight (<2.5kg)
Deworming among children 6-59 months
Population using improved source of drinking water
Percentage of households using appropriate household water treatment (HWT) for clean and safe drinking water
Household with improved sanitation facilities
Under-five mortality rate per 100,000 population
Enrollment ratio in Early childhood care and education (ECCE) for children 3-5 years old
Net intake ratio in primary education
Gross intake ratio in primary education
Net enrollment ratio in primary education
Gross enrollment ratio in primary education
Survival rate in primary education
Cohort completion rate in primary education
Transition rate from primary to lower secondary level
Gross enrollment ratio in lower secondary education
Lowland rainfed paddy (production by provinces)
Dry season paddy (production by provinces)
Upland rainfed paddy (production by provinces)
Total Maize (production by provinces)
Starchy Roots (production by provinces)
Peanut (production by provinces)
Peanut (production by provinces)
Vegetables (production by provinces)
Mung bean (production by provinces)
Sugarcane (production by provinces)
Buffalo: Population by province
Cattle: Population by province
Pig: Population by province
Poultry: Population by province
Goat and Sheep: Population by province
Capture Fish: Meat Production by province
Culture Fish: Meat Production by province
Percantage of women age 20-24 years who have had a live birth before age of 18
Percantage of women by number of antenatal care visits(no visit)
Percantage of women by number of antenatal care visits(1-3 visits to any providers)
Percantage of women by number of antenatal care visits(4 or more visits to any providers)
Percantage of women by number of antenatal care visits(8 or more visits to any providers)
Percantage of women who during the pregnancy of their last birth had blood sample taken
Percantage of birth delivery in health facility
Percantage of delivery assisted by any skilled attendant
Percantage of post-natal health check for the new born
Percantage of anemia distribution of women age 15 - 49 years old
Percantage of children age 12-23 months who received deworming
Percantage of children age 12-23 months who received deworming
Percantage of children with diarrhoea who received any ORS
Percantage of households with atleast one mosquito net (any mosguito net)
Percantage of households with atleast one mosquito net (ITN)
Percantage of children who in the first three days were exclusively breastfed
Percantage of children 0-5 months who exclusively breastfed
Percantage of children 12-15 months who continue to breastfed at the age of 1 year
Percantage of children age 6 - 23 months who currently breastfeeding and receiving solid, semi solid or soft foods
Percantage of children who received minimum dietary diversity
Percantage of children who received dietary diversity
Percantage of children age 0 - 23 months fed with a bottle with a nipple
Prevalence of anemia in children
Precentage of children age 36 -59 months attending early childood education
Precentage of children attending first grade who attended prescholl in previous year
Precentage of children of primary school entry age entering grade 1
Precentage of children of primary school age attending primary school or lower secondary school
Precentage of children of primary school age out of school
Precentage of children of lower secondary school age attending lower secondary shool or higher
Precentage of children of lower secondary school age out of school
Precentage of children of upper secondary school age attending upper secondary shool or higher
Precentage of children of upper secondary school age out of school
Percantage of children under age of 5 whose births are registered with civil authorithy
Percantage of children under age of 1 - 14 years whose experienced physical punishment
Percantage of mother/caretakers who beleive that child needs to be physically punished
Percantage of children age 5 - 11 years invloved in economic activity for at least 1 hour
Percantage of children age 5 - 11 years invloved in household chores
Percantage of women age 15 - 49 years married before age of 15
Percantage of men age 15 - 49 years married before age of 15
Percantage of household members without drinking water on premises
Percantage of household members with handwashing facility where water and soap are present
Percantage of household using improve sanitation
Percantage of Open defecation
Percantage of children age 2 - 4 yearswith functional difficulty in at least one domain
Percentage of current health expenditure for nutritional deficiencies
Percentage of current health expenditure for child health
Percentage of current health expenditure for maternal and perinatal conditions
Percentage of current health expenditure for vaccine preventable diseases
Percentage of financing on health expenditure from government
Percentage of domestic government expenditure on health by province
Poverty headcount rate in Lao PDR
Number and ratio of health personnel per 1000 population
Average number of staff per health centre
Percentage of health centres with at least one community midwife (or at least 3 staff, including 1 midwife)
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Luangprabang
Huaphanh
Xayabury
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