Australia - Prevalence of Overweight

Since 2014, Australia Prevalence of Overweight increased 0.7points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 23 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Overweight at 65.7 Percent of Adult Population. Nauru ranked the highest with 89 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, that is a growth of 0.2points versus 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Laos recorded the best 5 years average growth at +2.7points per year, while Nauru was the worst growing country at +0.2points per year.

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Date Percent of Adult Population
2019 65.70
2018 65.30
2017 64.90
2016 64.50
2015 64.00
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How does Australia rank in Prevalence of Overweight?

# 188 Countries Percent of Adult Population Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Nauru
89.00 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
2 #2
Palau
86.20 % 2019 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
22 #22
Iraq
66.00 % 2019 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
23 #23
Australia
65.70 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
23 #23
Bahamas
65.70 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.8 % View data
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