Jamaica - Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over

Since 2014, Jamaica Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over jumped by 1.6points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 31 among other countries in Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over with 34.8 Percent. Jamaica is overtaken by Suriname, which was number 30 at 34.9 Percent and is followed by Mexico at 34 Percent. Nauru ranked the highest with 63.9 Percent in 2019, that is a growth of 0.3points versus 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Bangladesh recorded the best 5 years average growth at +4.2points per year, while Nauru was the worst growing country at +0.3points per year.

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Date Percent
2019 34.80
2018 34.40
2017 33.90
2016 33.40
2015 32.80
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How does Jamaica rank in Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over?

# 188 Countries Percent Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Nauru
63.90 % 2019 +0.3 % +0.3 % View data
2 #2
Palau
60.00 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
30 #30
Suriname
34.90 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.3 % View data
31 #31
Jamaica
34.80 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.6 % View data
32 #32
Mexico
34.00 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.4 % View data
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