Kenya - Prevalence of Overweight Among Women

Since 2014, Kenya Prevalence of Overweight Among Women increased 1.9points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 155 among other countries in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women with 36 Percent of Female Adults. Kenya is overtaken by Maldives, which was number 154 with 36.1 Percent of Female Adults and is followed by Guinea at 35.8 Percent of Female Adults. Nauru topped the ranking with 89 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, that is +0.1points 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 +2.4points per year, while Nauru recorded the worst performance at +0.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Female Adults
2019 36.00
2018 35.40
2017 34.80
2016 34.30
2015 33.50
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How does Kenya 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
154 #154
Maldives
36.10 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.1 % View data
155 #155
Kenya
36.00 % 2019 +1.7 % +1.9 % View data
156 #156
Guinea
35.80 % 2019 +1.7 % +1.8 % View data
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