Yemen - Prevalence of Overweight

Since 2014, Yemen Prevalence of Overweight rose 1.5points year on year. At 50.8 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, the country was number 113 among other countries in Prevalence of Overweight. Yemen is overtaken by Guyana, which was number 112 with 51.1 Percent of Adult Population and is followed by Kyrgyzstan with 49.8 Percent of Adult Population. Nauru ranked the highest with 89 Percent of Adult Population in 2019, +0.2points compared to 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Laos recorded the best 5 years average growth at +2.7points per year, while Nauru was the worst growing country at +0.2points per year.

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Date Percent of Adult Population
2019 50.80
2018 50.10
2017 49.40
2016 48.80
2015 48.00
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How does Yemen 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
112 #112
Guyana
51.10 % 2019 +1.2 % +1.3 % View data
113 #113
Yemen
50.80 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.5 % View data
114 #114
Kyrgyzstan
49.80 % 2019 +1.0 % +1.2 % View data
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