Malnourishment among children is a major issue in India. In Maharashtra, Malnourishment is also observed among children. Mumbai is a financial capital of India. Higher incidence of malnourishment among children is not expected. Maharashtra state is highly urbanised state in India.This book gives indicators and incidence of malnourishment among children. It is a comprehensive study of malnourishment and useful for policy implication. All the economic factors are explained along with regression analysis.