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Health > Diseases > Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women > %: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%). Prevalence of anemia, pregnant women, is the percentage of pregnant women whose hemoglobin level is less than 110 grams per liter at sea level.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 The Gambia 75.1% 1999
2 Benin 75% 2006
3 Mali 73.4% 2001
4 Burkina Faso 68.3% 2003
5 Democratic Republic of the Congo 67.3% 2005
6 Nigeria 66.7% 1993
7 Ghana 64.9% 2003
8 Uganda 64.4% 2006
9 Guinea 63.2% 2000
10 Liberia 62.1% 1999
11 Niger 61.3% 2006
12 Afghanistan 61.03% 2005
13 Chad 60.36% 2005
14 Sierra Leone 59.7% 2005
15 Tanzania 58.2% 2005
16 Yemen 58.09% 2005
17 Sudan 57.74% 2005
18 Guinea-Bissau 57.7% 2005
19 Senegal 57.58% 2005
20 Vanuatu 57.3% 1996
21 Angola 57.07% 2005
22 Laos 56.36% 2005
23 Djibouti 56.19% 2005
24 Fiji 55.6% 1993
25 Maldives 55.4% 2001
26 Republic of the Congo 55.27% 2005
27 Eritrea 55.26% 2005
28 Papua New Guinea 55.15% 2005
29 Kenya 55.1% 1999
30 Cote d'Ivoire 55.07% 2005
31 Comoros 55.03% 2005
32 Central African Republic 54.8% 1999
33 Uzbekistan 53.8% 1996
34 Mauritania 52.65% 2005
35 Mozambique 52.41% 2005
36 Guyana 52% 1997
37 Belize 51.7% 1995
38 Solomon Islands 51.09% 2005
39 Cameroon 50.9% 2004
40 Haiti 50.3% 2006
41 Togo 50.24% 2005
42 Madagascar 50.1% 2004
43 India 49.7% 2005
44 Burma 49.6% 2005
45 Bhutan 49.59% 2005
46 Malawi 47.3% 2005
47 Burundi 47.1% 2005
48 Zimbabwe 47% 2006
49 Zambia 46.9% 1998
50 Gabon 46.16% 2005
51 Tajikistan 44.61% 2005
52 Cambodia 44.4% 2010
53 Indonesia 44.33% 2005
54 Algeria 42.8% 2005
=55 Oman 42.7% 2000
=55 Peru 42.7% 2004
57 Philippines 42.5% 2008
58 Nepal 42.4% 2006
59 Equatorial Guinea 41.69% 2005
60 Georgia 41.59% 2005
61 Cape Verde 41.25% 2005
62 Jamaica 40.7% 1999
63 Sao Tome and Principe 40.43% 2005
64 Turkey 40.2% 2005
65 Dominican Republic 39.93% 2005
66 Venezuela 39.63% 2005
67 Paraguay 39.34% 2005
68 Syria 39.32% 2005
69 Mauritius 39.2% 1995
70 Pakistan 39.1% 2001
71 Cuba 39.06% 2005
72 Brunei 38.9% 1995
73 Azerbaijan 38.4% 2001
74 Kiribati 38.38% 2005
75 Malaysia 38.3% 2004
76 Iraq 38.16% 2005
77 Marshall Islands 38.07% 2005
78 Ecuador 37.81% 2005
79 Federated States of Micronesia 37.78% 2005
80 Mongolia 37.28% 2005
81 Morocco 37.2% 2000
=82 Jordan 37% 2002
=82 Bolivia 37% 2004
OPEC countries average (profile) 36.94% 2005
84 Moldova 36.47% 2005
85 Panama 36.4% 1999
86 Dominica 35.1% 1997
87 Bosnia and Herzegovina 34.85% 2005
88 North Korea 34.7% 1998
89 Libya 34.5% 2005
90 Egypt 34.2% 2005
91 Kyrgyzstan 34.11% 2005
92 Albania 34.01% 2005
93 Tonga 33.98% 2005
94 Saint Lucia 33.39% 2005
95 Samoa 33.36% 2005
96 Tuvalu 33.09% 2005
97 Nicaragua 32.9% 2000
98 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 32.69% 2005
99 Suriname 32.4% 2005
100 Tunisia 32.3% 1997
101 Vietnam 32.2% 2001
102 Saudi Arabia 31.98% 2005
103 Republic of Macedonia 31.78% 2005
104 Lebanon 31.56% 2005
105 Grenada 31.38% 2005
106 Kuwait 31.29% 2005
107 Colombia 31.11% 2005
108 Namibia 30.6% 2005
109 Ethiopia 30.6% 2005
110 Argentina 30.5% 2007
111 Romania 30.03% 2005
112 Turkmenistan 29.9% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 29.88% 2005
113 Trinidad and Tobago 29.73% 2005
114 Bulgaria 29.7% 2005
115 Antigua and Barbuda 29.5% 2005
116 Sri Lanka 29.3% 2001
117 Qatar 29.12% 2005
118 Brazil 29.12% 2005
119 China 28.9% 2002
120 Croatia 28.43% 2005
121 Chile 28.33% 2005
122 United Arab Emirates 27.94% 2005
123 Costa Rica 27.9% 1996
124 Bahrain 27.73% 2005
125 Ukraine 27.29% 2005
126 Palau 27.27% 2005
127 Uruguay 27.07% 2005
128 Malta 26.12% 2005
129 Kazakhstan 26% 2005
130 Belarus 25.82% 2005
131 Saint Kitts and Nevis 25.61% 2005
132 Lesotho 25.4% 2005
133 Poland 25.31% 2005
134 Cyprus 25.21% 2005
135 Slovakia 25.15% 2005
136 Latvia 25.01% 2005
137 Seychelles 24.88% 2005
138 Swaziland 24.33% 2005
139 Lithuania 24.2% 2005
140 Singapore 23.82% 2005
141 The Bahamas 23.32% 2005
142 Barbados 23% 2005
143 East Timor 22.9% 2003
144 Estonia 22.72% 2005
145 South Korea 22.64% 2005
146 Czech Republic 22.32% 2005
147 Thailand 22.3% 1995
148 Guatemala 22.1% 2002
149 South Africa 21.84% 2005
=150 Iran 21.4% 2001
=150 Honduras 21.4% 2006
152 Botswana 21.28% 2005
Europe average (profile) 21.08% 2005
153 Russia 20.8% 2005
154 Hungary 20.67% 2005
155 Mexico 20.6% 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 19.83% 2005
European Union average (profile) 19.22% 2005
156 Slovenia 18.87% 2005
157 Greece 18.6% 2005
158 Spain 17.63% 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 17.61% 2005
159 New Zealand 17.58% 2005
160 Israel 17.41% 2005
161 Portugal 17.33% 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 16.01% 2005
162 Austria 15.49% 2005
163 Andorra 15.48% 2005
164 Italy 15.46% 2005
165 United Kingdom 15.23% 2005
166 Finland 15% 2005
167 Ireland 14.85% 2005
168 Japan 14.81% 2005
169 Sweden 12.9% 2005
170 Belgium 12.9% 2005
171 Netherlands 12.53% 2005
172 Denmark 12.42% 2005
173 Australia 12.42% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 12.36% 2005
174 Germany 12.33% 2005
175 Armenia 12% 2000
176 Iceland 11.81% 2005
177 Canada 11.51% 2005
178 France 11.46% 2005
179 San Marino 11.29% 2005
180 Rwanda 10.6% 1996
181 El Salvador 10.5% 1998
182 Luxembourg 10.3% 2005
183 Switzerland 9.7% 1999
184 Norway 9.35% 2005
185 Monaco 6.33% 2005
186 United States 5.7% 2005

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