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Table 1 Countries selected for the study

From: Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in stunting prevalence in Latin America and the Caribbean countries: differences between quintiles and deciles

Country Year Source National prevalence of stunting (%) Concentration index Slope index of inequality
Deciles Quintiles
Belize 2006 MICS 22.5 −29.9 −38.8 − 35.9
Belize 2011 MICS 19.3 −28.4 −32.2 −30.8
Belize 2015 MICS 14.9 −27.7 −24.8 −23.9
Bolivia 1998 DHS 32.9 −23.8 −44.8 − 44.8
Bolivia 2003 DHS 32.3 −24.8 −46.3 −47.0
Bolivia 2008 DHS 27.1 −30.1 −47.1 − 47.0
Colombia 1995 DHS 19.5 −22.6 −25.9 −25.9
Colombia 2000 DHS 18.2 −21.7 −23.2 −22.8
Colombia 2005 DHS 15.7 −25.0 −23.5 −23.1
Colombia 2010 DHS 13.2 −18.6 −14.4 −14.1
Dominican Republic 1996 DHS 13.5 −35.2 −28.5 −28.2
Dominican Republic 2002 DHS 11.4 −26.7 −18.3 − 18.1
Dominican Republic 2007 DHS 9.8 −23.8 −14.0 −13.6
Dominican Republic 2013 DHS 6.9 −24.2 −10.1 −10.0
Guatemala 1995 DHS 55.6 −17.2 −53.4 −53.1
Guatemala 1998 DHS 54.0 −20.1 −60.2 −59.8
Guatemala 2008 RHS 48.0 −22.1 −59.1 −60.9
Guatemala 2014 DHS 46.7 −21.7 −57.4 −57.0
Haiti 1994 DHS 36.8 −15.7 −33.1 −32.6
Haiti 2000 DHS 28.7 −10.8 −30.1 −17.6
Haiti 2005 DHS 29.4 −22.7 − 39.1 −38.6
Haiti 2012 DHS 21.9 −20.8 −26.8 −27.1
Haiti 2016 DHS 21.8 −21.9 −28.8 −29.2
Honduras 2005 DHS 30.0 −30.7 −52.4 −52.5
Honduras 2011 DHS 22.7 −32.3 −42.4 − 42.3
Peru 1996 DHS 31.6 −29.9 −53.6 −53.7
Peru 2000 DHS 31.1 −33.4 − 58.8 −59.6
Peru 2009 DHS 23.8 −36.3 − 49.9 −51.3
Peru 2010 DHS 23.3 −36.5 −49.2 − 49.8
Peru 2011 DHS 19.5 −44.1 −51.3 −51.4
Peru 2012 DHS 18.1 −41.1 −44.6 − 45.0
Peru 2013 DHS 17.7 −44.0 −48.2 −48.7
Peru 2014 DHS 14.8 −43.9 − 41.2 −40.6
Peru 2015 DHS 14.9 −42.0 −39.0 −38.7
Peru 2016 DHS 13.1 −42.3 −35.3 −34.5
Suriname 2006 MICS 10.7 −26.5 −16.9 −16.4
Suriname 2010 MICS 8.8 −21.7 −11.6 −11.2