Laos - Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over

Since 2014, Laos Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over increased 4points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 178 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Obesity Among Women Aged 18 or over at 7.3 Percent. Laos is overtaken by Ethiopia, which was ranked number 177 at 7.5 Percent and is followed by China with 7 Percent. Nauru lead the ranking with 63.9 Percent in 2019, +0.3points compared to 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 recorded the worst performance at +0.3points per year.

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Date Percent
2019 7.30
2018 7.10
2017 6.90
2016 6.70
2015 6.30
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How does Laos 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
177 #177
Ethiopia
7.50 % 2019 +2.7 % +3.5 % View data
178 #178
Laos
7.30 % 2019 +2.8 % +4.0 % View data
179 #179
China
7.00 % 2019 +2.9 % +3.1 % View data
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