Democratic Republic of the Congo - Prevalence of Overweight Among Women

Since 2014, Democratic Republic of the Congo Prevalence of Overweight Among Women increased 1.8points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 160 among other countries in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women with 33.5 Percent of Female Adults. Democratic Republic of the Congo is overtaken by Central African Republic, which was number 159 with 34.6 Percent of Female Adults and is followed by Malawi at 33 Percent of Female Adults. Nauru lead the ranking with 89 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, an increase of 0.1points compared to 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Bangladesh witnessed the best average annual growth at +2.4points per year, while Nauru was the worst growing country at +0.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Female Adults
2019 33.50
2018 33.00
2017 32.50
2016 32.00
2015 31.30
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How does Democratic Republic of the Congo rank in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women?

# 188 Countries Percent of Female Adults Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Nauru
89.00 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.1 % View data
2 #2
Palau
86.70 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.3 % View data
159 #159
Central African Republic
34.60 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.6 % View data
160 #160
Democratic Republic of the Congo
33.50 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.8 % View data
161 #161
Malawi
33.00 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.9 % View data
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