NUTRITION
Understanding malnutrition in Nigeria Poll
3 questions polled on this topic
36% response rate
5,396 responded out of 15,107 polled
Jul 8. 2014
Do you know what malnutrition is?
Jul 8. 2014
Is Malnutrition a problem in Nigeria?
Jul 8. 2014
Commonest Cause of Malnutrition

POLL RESULTS

JUL 8. 2014
Do you know what malnutrition is?
5,396 responded out of 15,107 polled
Female
88%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
No
 
No

Male
91%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
77%
Yes
 
Yes
23%
No
 
No

20-24
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

25-30
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No

31-34
93%
Yes
 
Yes
7%
No
 
No

35+
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
90%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
No
 
No
JUL 8. 2014
Is Malnutrition a problem in Nigeria?
4,489 responded out of 4,856 polled
Female
92%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
No
 
No

Male
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
0-14
0%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
No
 
No

15-19
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No

20-24
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No

25-30
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No

31-34
96%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
No
 
No

35+
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
94%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
No
 
No
JUL 8. 2014
Commonest Cause of Malnutrition
4,295 responded out of 4,489 polled
Female
19%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
4%
Illness
 
Illness
59%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
17%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
1%
don't know
 
don't know

Male
24%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
4%
Illness
 
Illness
49%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
23%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
0%
don't know
 
don't know
0-14
0%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
0%
Illness
 
Illness
0%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
0%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
12%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
8%
Illness
 
Illness
57%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
22%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
0%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
28%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
4%
Illness
 
Illness
52%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
15%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
1%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
22%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
2%
Illness
 
Illness
55%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
20%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
0%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
27%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
5%
Illness
 
Illness
52%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
17%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
23%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
5%
Illness
 
Illness
50%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
21%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
1%
don't know
 
don't know
13%
Not enough food production
 
Not enough food production
2%
Illness
 
Illness
31%
lack of nutritious food to feed
 
lack of nutritious food to feed
11%
poor
 
poor
0%
witchcraft
 
witchcraft
0%
don't know
 
don't know

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