Myanmar - Prevalence of Overweight Among Women

Since 2014, Myanmar Prevalence of Overweight Among Women increased 2.1points year on year. At 29.3 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, the country was number 177 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women. Myanmar is overtaken by Ethiopia, which was number 176 at 29.4 Percent of Female Adults and is followed by Sri Lanka with 28.8 Percent of Female Adults. Nauru ranked the highest with 89 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, an increase of 0.1points versus 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 29.30
2018 28.80
2017 28.20
2016 27.80
2015 27.10
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How does Myanmar 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
176 #176
Ethiopia
29.40 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.0 % View data
177 #177
Myanmar
29.30 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.1 % View data
178 #178
Sri Lanka
28.80 % 2019 +1.8 % +2.1 % View data
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