Burundi - 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 Burundi was 26.70 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 55.70 in 1990, while its lowest value was 25.60 in 2012.

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 55.70
1991 54.50
1992 53.20
1993 51.90
1994 50.50
1995 49.10
1996 47.70
1997 46.20
1998 44.60
1999 42.90
2000 41.30
2001 39.70
2002 38.10
2003 36.60
2004 35.00
2005 33.40
2006 31.80
2007 30.20
2008 28.70
2009 27.40
2010 26.50
2011 25.90
2012 25.60
2013 25.60
2014 25.70
2015 26.20
2016 26.70

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

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Burundi was 47.30 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 75.40 in 1990, while its lowest value was 47.30 in 2016.

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 75.40
1991 74.60
1992 73.70
1993 72.80
1994 71.80
1995 70.80
1996 69.80
1997 68.80
1998 67.70
1999 66.50
2000 65.30
2001 64.10
2002 63.00
2003 61.70
2004 60.60
2005 59.20
2006 57.90
2007 56.10
2008 54.70
2009 53.30
2010 52.00
2011 50.90
2012 50.00
2013 49.10
2014 48.40
2015 47.80
2016 47.30

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 Burundi was 26.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 55.70 in 1990, while its lowest value was 24.60 in 2012.

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).

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Year Value
1990 55.70
1991 54.40
1992 52.90
1993 51.40
1994 49.90
1995 48.40
1996 46.80
1997 45.20
1998 43.50
1999 41.70
2000 40.00
2001 38.40
2002 36.70
2003 35.20
2004 33.60
2005 32.00
2006 30.40
2007 28.90
2008 27.40
2009 26.20
2010 25.30
2011 24.80
2012 24.60
2013 24.70
2014 25.00
2015 25.50
2016 26.20

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Burundi was 30.90 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 55.70 in 1990 and a minimum value of 30.90 in 2016.

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 55.70
1991 55.50
1992 55.20
1993 54.80
1994 54.40
1995 53.90
1996 53.40
1997 52.80
1998 52.00
1999 51.20
2000 50.20
2001 49.10
2002 47.90
2003 46.60
2004 45.20
2005 43.60
2006 41.90
2007 40.10
2008 38.40
2009 36.70
2010 35.30
2011 34.10
2012 33.20
2013 32.40
2014 31.70
2015 31.20
2016 30.90

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition