Country government

El Salvador

Nutrition for Growth (N4G) commitment to 2020

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Assessment

Impact commitments
Milan 2017

1. By 2020, reduce the prevalence of stunting and severe stunting below 16% under 2 years of age, and below 13% under 5 years.

2. Reduce the prevalence of moderate and severe wasting below 2%.

3. Maintain or reduce the incidence of overweight and obesity in children under 5 years of age to 6%; in children aged 7 to 9 years to less than 22%; in young people aged 13 to 15 years to below 38%; and in adults to below 59%.

4. Increase the prevalence of exclusive breastfeeding from 46.7% to 53%, increase the continuity of breastfeeding until the child reaches one year to 74% and increase the continuation of breastfeeding until the second year of life to above 57%.

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