Nepal - Prevalence of Overweight Among Women

Since 2014, Nepal Prevalence of Overweight Among Women grew 2.3points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 184 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women with 24.1 Percent of Female Adults. Nepal is overtaken by Cambodia, which was ranked number 183 at 25.5 Percent of Female Adults and is followed by Bangladesh at 23.5 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 recorded the worst performance at +0.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Female Adults
2019 24.10
2018 23.70
2017 23.20
2016 22.80
2015 22.20
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How does Nepal 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
183 #183
Cambodia
25.50 % 2019 +2.0 % +2.2 % View data
184 #184
Nepal
24.10 % 2019 +1.7 % +2.3 % View data
185 #185
Bangladesh
23.50 % 2019 +2.2 % +2.4 % View data
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