Number of undernourished/starving people worldwide from 1990 to 2012 (in millions)

  Number of starving people worldwide in millions
2010-12 868
2009-11 869
2008-10 868
2007-09 867
2006-08 871
2005-07 884
2004-06 898
2003-05 910
2002-04 915
2001-03 923
2000-02 922
1999-01 919
1998-00 911
1997-99 914
1996-98 920
1995-97 931
1994-96 949
1993-95 967
1992-94 983
1991-93 989
1990-92 1,000
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The Statistic shows the number of undernourished people worldwide from 1990 to 2012. In 2012, about 868 million people were undernourished around the world.

Underourishment is defined as the status of persons, whose food intake regularly provides less than their minimum energy requirements.

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