Laos - Prevalence of Overweight Among Women

Since 2014, Laos Prevalence of Overweight Among Women rose 2.3points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 175 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women at 29.5 Percent of Female Adults. Laos is overtaken by Eritrea, which was number 174 at 29.7 Percent of Female Adults and is followed by Ethiopia at 29.4 Percent of Female Adults. Nauru topped the ranking with 89 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, +0.1points compared to 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Bangladesh witnessed the best average annual growth at +2.4points per year, while Nauru was the worst growing country at +0.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Female Adults
2019 29.50
2018 29.00
2017 28.40
2016 27.90
2015 27.20
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How does Laos 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
174 #174
Eritrea
29.70 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.0 % View data
175 #175
Laos
29.50 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.3 % View data
176 #176
Ethiopia
29.40 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.0 % View data
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