Alcocer – “Melchor Ocampo” Preschool

Supported since: 2002
School meals served monthly: 950

Total village population: 1,224
Population age 0 to 14: 411
Number of households: 290
Households with all services –
electricity, water, and sewage: 253
Residents with some income: 413

Underweight school children
Light underweight: 17%
Moderate to severe underweight: 6%
Total underweight: 23%*

*This is a significant improvement – the 2016 health assessment revealed that 40% of the children measured were underweight. 

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