Ethiopia - Prevalence of Overweight

Since 2014, Ethiopia Prevalence of Overweight rose 1.9points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 185 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Overweight at 21.9 Percent of Adult Population. Ethiopia is overtaken by Nepal, which was number 184 with 22.2 Percent of Adult Population and is followed by Bangladesh at 21.2 Percent of Adult Population. Nauru lead the ranking with 89 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, that is +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 21.90
2018 21.60
2017 21.20
2016 20.90
2015 20.40
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How does Ethiopia 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
184 #184
Nepal
22.20 % 2019 +1.8 % +2.3 % View data
185 #185
Ethiopia
21.90 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.9 % View data
186 #186
Bangladesh
21.20 % 2019 +1.9 % +2.4 % View data
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