Key data for Cambodia

NCI32nd HRCI27th HANCI32nd
HANCI compares 45 developing countries for their performance on 22 indicators of political commitment to reduce hunger and undernutrition. All the countries compared in the index have high rates of hunger and undernutrition. The comparative approach of the index means that country scores are calculated in relation to the political commitment of the other countries in the index.
Existing rates of: Stunting: 32.4% Wasting: 9.6% Proportion of population underweight: 23.9% Source: PNDS (2007)

Hunger Reduction Commitment Index (HRCI)

Public Spending Score Year HRCI rank of 45
Government spending on agriculture ?4.8%200921st
Government spending on health ?6.7%201239th
Policies Score Year HRCI rank of 45
Security of access to land?Moderate201322nd
Access to agri. extension services ?Moderate201341st
Civil registration of live births ?62.1%201024th
Status of safety nets?Non-Existent201422nd
Laws Score Year HRCI rank of 45
Constitutional right to food ?Moderate20118th
Women’s access to agricultural land?In Law and Practice20141st
Women’s Economic rights ?Not Enforced20115th
Constitutional right to social security?Yes20061st

Nutrition Commitment Index (NCI)

Public Spending Score Year NCI rank of 45
Nutrition budget ?No201228th
Policies Score Year NCI rank of 45
Vitamin A coverage ?90%201322nd
Governments promote complementary feeding?Yes20101st
Access to drinking water ?71.3%201227th
Access to sanitation?36.8%201221st
Skilled birth attendance ?89.09999999999999%201024th
Extent of nutrition features in national dev. policies/strategies?Weak20144th
National nutrition policy, plan or strategy?Yes20141st
Multi-sectoral and multi-stakeholder coord. mechanism?Yes20121st
Time bound nutrition targets?Yes20121st
National nutrition survey ?No201434th
Laws Score Year NCI rank of 45
Enshrine ICBMS in domestic law ?Aspects Enshrined201421st