source: FAO - Total: 29 countries
| Shortfall in aggregate food|
| Widespread lack|
| Severe localized|
The twenty-nine food insecure nations are: Zimbabwe, Eritrea, Liberia, Niger, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Benin, Central Aftrican Republic, Chad, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Guinea, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Sudan, Uganda, Iraq, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Mongolia, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Yemen, Colombia, and Haiti.