Bosnia and Herzegovina - Prevalence of anemia

Prevalence of anemia among women of reproductive age (% of women ages 15-49)

Prevalence of anemia among women of reproductive age (% of women ages 15-49) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 29.40 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 36.60 in 1990, while its lowest value was 26.60 in 2009.

Definition: Prevalence of anemia among women of reproductive age refers to the combined prevalence of both non-pregnant with haemoglobin levels below 12 g/dL and pregnant women with haemoglobin levels below 11 g/dL.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository/World Health Statistics (http://apps.who.int/gho/data/node.main.1?lang=en).

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Year Value
1990 36.60
1991 35.40
1992 34.40
1993 33.40
1994 32.40
1995 31.50
1996 30.60
1997 29.70
1998 29.00
1999 28.30
2000 27.90
2001 27.50
2002 27.30
2003 27.20
2004 27.10
2005 27.10
2006 27.00
2007 26.80
2008 26.70
2009 26.60
2010 26.60
2011 26.80
2012 27.10
2013 27.50
2014 28.10
2015 28.60
2016 29.40

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5)

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 28.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 39.40 in 1990, while its lowest value was 26.10 in 2011.

Definition: Prevalence of anemia, children under age 5, is the percentage of children under age 5 whose hemoglobin level is less than 110 grams per liter at sea level.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository/World Health Statistics (http://apps.who.int/gho/data/node.main.1?lang=en).

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Year Value
1990 39.40
1991 37.90
1992 36.50
1993 35.20
1994 34.00
1995 33.00
1996 32.10
1997 31.30
1998 30.60
1999 30.10
2000 29.60
2001 29.20
2002 28.80
2003 28.50
2004 28.20
2005 27.90
2006 27.50
2007 27.20
2008 26.80
2009 26.50
2010 26.30
2011 26.10
2012 26.20
2013 26.40
2014 26.70
2015 27.30
2016 28.00

Prevalence of anemia among non-pregnant women (% of women ages 15-49)

Prevalence of anemia among non-pregnant women (% of women ages 15-49) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 29.40 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 36.50 in 1990, while its lowest value was 26.50 in 2009.

Definition: Prevalence of anemia, non-pregnant women, is the percentage of non-pregnant women whose hemoglobin level is less than 120 grams per liter at sea level.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository/World Health Statistics (http://apps.who.int/gho/data/node.main.1?lang=en).

See also:

Year Value
1990 36.50
1991 35.30
1992 34.30
1993 33.20
1994 32.30
1995 31.40
1996 30.40
1997 29.60
1998 28.80
1999 28.20
2000 27.70
2001 27.40
2002 27.20
2003 27.10
2004 27.00
2005 27.00
2006 26.90
2007 26.80
2008 26.60
2009 26.50
2010 26.50
2011 26.70
2012 27.00
2013 27.50
2014 28.00
2015 28.60
2016 29.40

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Bosnia and Herzegovina was 29.80 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 39.30 in 1990 and a minimum value of 29.10 in 2010.

Definition: Prevalence of anemia, pregnant women, is the percentage of pregnant women whose hemoglobin level is less than 110 grams per liter at sea level.

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository/World Health Statistics (http://apps.who.int/gho/data/node.main.1?lang=en).

See also:

Year Value
1990 39.30
1991 38.70
1992 38.10
1993 37.50
1994 36.80
1995 36.20
1996 35.40
1997 34.60
1998 33.90
1999 33.20
2000 32.60
2001 32.00
2002 31.50
2003 31.10
2004 30.80
2005 30.40
2006 30.10
2007 29.80
2008 29.50
2009 29.30
2010 29.10
2011 29.10
2012 29.10
2013 29.20
2014 29.30
2015 29.50
2016 29.80

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition