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Number of Undernourished people in India declines 224.3 Million

Published on July 08, 2022
Current Context: The number of undernourished people in India has declined in the last 15 years to 224.3 million in 2019-2021.
Number of Undernourished people in India declines 224.3 Million
  • It’s a combined report of UN agencies Food and Agriculture Organisation, the International Fund for Agricultural Development UNICEF, the World Food Programme,  and the World Health Organisation.
  • Globally hunger rose to as many as 828 million in 2021, an increase of about 46 million since 2020.
  • The number of obese adults in India grew to 34.3 million in 2016 from 25.2 million in 2012.
  • The report also noted that in India, people who were unable to afford a healthy diet touched 973.3 million in 2020.
  • It has highlighted many issues like food insecurity and malnutrition conflict, climate extremes, and economic shocks, combined with growing inequalities.


Q.1 As per The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2022 the number of Undernourished people in India declined to __________ million?
a. 235 Million
b. 551 Million
c. 224 Million
d. 372 Million
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