Guinness World Information announced Sunday.

Tall. Here is Dangi accepting the award from Guinness, and hanging out in his home village:.. 72-year-old Nepalese man is world’s shortest It’s official: The world’s shortest man is certainly Chandra Bahadur Dangi from Nepal, Guinness World Information announced Sunday. PICTURES: World’s shortest guy is 21.5-inch-high Nepalese 72-year-old The 72-year-old man stands at 21.5 inches tall, a mere 5 centimeters shorter than his predecessor. According to Guinness, Dangi hails from the Nepalese village of Reemkholi in Dang district, more than 250 kilometers outside of the administrative centre of Nepal, Kathmandu.The rapidly increasing life expectancy among Japanese people offers led to significant rises in the number living with functional decline, a factor that has enormous impacts on hospitalization, institutionalization and the economy, they describe. Three areas of higher functional capacity, social role namely, intellectual activity and activities of daily living had been also assessed using the Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology Index of Competence.