Turkey - Prevalence of Overweight

Since 2014, Turkey Prevalence of Overweight jumped by 0.8points year on year. At 68.4 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, the country was number 16 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Overweight. Turkey is overtaken by Lebanon, which was number 15 at 69.1 Percent of Adult Population and is followed by Libya at 68.2 Percent of Adult Population. Nauru lead the ranking with 89 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, a growth of 0.2points versus 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Laos witnessed the best average annual growth at +2.7points per year, while Nauru witnessed the worst performance at +0.2points per year.

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Date Percent of Adult Population
2019 68.40
2018 67.90
2017 67.30
2016 66.80
2015 66.20
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How does Turkey rank in Prevalence of Overweight?

# 188 Countries Percent of Adult Population Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Nauru
89.00 % 2019 +0.2 % +0.2 % View data
2 #2
Palau
86.20 % 2019 +0.5 % +0.4 % View data
15 #15
Lebanon
69.10 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
16 #16
Turkey
68.40 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.8 % View data
17 #17
Libya
68.20 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.8 % View data
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