El Salvador - Prevalence of Overweight

Since 2014, El Salvador Prevalence of Overweight grew 1points year on year. At 61.6 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, the country was ranked number 50 among other countries in Prevalence of Overweight. El Salvador is overtaken by Dominica, which was ranked number 49 at 61.9 Percent of Adult Population and is followed by Croatia with 60.8 Percent of Adult Population. Nauru ranked the highest with 89 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, a growth of 0.2points versus 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Laos witnessed the best average annual 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 61.60
2018 61.00
2017 60.50
2016 59.90
2015 59.30
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How does El Salvador 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
49 #49
Dominica
61.90 % 2019 +0.8 % +1.0 % View data
50 #50
El Salvador
61.60 % 2019 +1.0 % +1.0 % View data
51 #51
Croatia
60.80 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
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