Ghana - Prevalence of Overweight

Since 2014, Ghana Prevalence of Overweight grew 1.7points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 136 among other countries in Prevalence of Overweight at 33.5 Percent of Adult Population. Nauru lead the ranking with 89 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, +0.2points compared to 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 recorded the worst performance at +0.2points per year.

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Date Percent of Adult Population
2019 33.50
2018 33.00
2017 32.50
2016 32.00
2015 31.40
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How does Ghana 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
136 #136
Gambia
33.50 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.9 % View data
136 #136
Ghana
33.50 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.7 % View data
138 #138
North Korea
33.40 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.2 % View data
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