South Korea - Prevalence of Overweight Among Women

Since 2014, South Korea Prevalence of Overweight Among Women increased 0.8points year on year. At 27 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, the country was number 181 among other countries in Prevalence of Overweight Among Women. South Korea is overtaken by Afghanistan, which was number 180 with 27.5 Percent of Female Adults and is followed by East Timor at 25.6 Percent of Female Adults. Nauru ranked the highest with 89 Percent of Female Adults in 2019, that is an increase of 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 was the worst growing country at +0.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Female Adults
2019 27.00
2018 26.80
2017 26.60
2016 26.40
2015 26.20
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How does South Korea 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
180 #180
Afghanistan
27.50 % 2019 +1.9 % +2.2 % View data
181 #181
South Korea
27.00 % 2019 +0.8 % +0.8 % View data
182 #182
East Timor
25.60 % 2019 +2.0 % +2.2 % View data
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