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

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).

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Yemen 69.60 2016
2 Gabon 59.10 2016
3 The Gambia 57.50 2016
4 Côte d'Ivoire 52.90 2016
5 Pakistan 52.10 2016
6 Congo 51.90 2016
7 India 51.40 2016
8 Mali 51.30 2016
9 Mozambique 51.00 2016
10 Guinea 50.60 2016
11 Senegal 49.90 2016
12 Nigeria 49.80 2016
13 Burkina Faso 49.60 2016
14 Niger 49.50 2016
15 Togo 48.90 2016
16 Sierra Leone 48.00 2016
17 Angola 47.70 2016
17 Chad 47.70 2016
19 Benin 46.90 2016
20 Cambodia 46.80 2016
21 Ghana 46.40 2016
22 Myanmar 46.30 2016
23 Haiti 46.20 2016
24 São Tomé and Principe 46.10 2016
25 Central African Republic 46.00 2016
26 Somalia 44.40 2016
27 Guinea-Bissau 43.80 2016
28 Equatorial Guinea 43.70 2016
29 Saudi Arabia 42.90 2016
30 Afghanistan 42.00 2016
30 Bahrain 42.00 2016
32 Cameroon 41.40 2016
33 Timor-Leste 41.30 2016
34 Dem. Rep. Congo 41.00 2016
35 Bangladesh 39.90 2016
36 Lao PDR 39.70 2016
37 Solomon Islands 38.90 2016
38 Azerbaijan 38.50 2016
39 Oman 38.20 2016
40 Eritrea 38.10 2016
41 Mauritania 37.20 2016
41 Tanzania 37.20 2016
43 Morocco 36.90 2016
44 Madagascar 36.80 2016
45 Papua New Guinea 36.60 2016
46 Uzbekistan 36.20 2016
46 Kyrgyz Republic 36.20 2016
48 Algeria 35.70 2016
49 Bhutan 35.60 2016
50 Nepal 35.10 2016
51 Jordan 34.70 2016
51 Liberia 34.70 2016
53 Malawi 34.40 2016
54 Zambia 33.70 2016
55 Syrian Arab Republic 33.60 2016
56 Cabo Verde 33.30 2016
57 Djibouti 32.70 2016
58 Sri Lanka 32.60 2016
58 Turkmenistan 32.60 2016
60 Dem. People's Rep. Korea 32.50 2016
60 Libya 32.50 2016
62 Guyana 32.30 2016
63 Thailand 31.80 2016
64 Samoa 31.30 2016
65 Tunisia 31.20 2016
65 Lebanon 31.20 2016
67 Fiji 31.00 2016
68 Turkey 30.90 2016
69 Kazakhstan 30.70 2016
69 Sudan 30.70 2016
71 Tajikistan 30.50 2016
71 Iran 30.50 2016
73 Bolivia 30.20 2016
73 Botswana 30.20 2016
75 Dominican Republic 29.70 2016
76 Bosnia and Herzegovina 29.40 2016
76 Armenia 29.40 2016
78 Comoros 29.30 2016
79 Iraq 29.10 2016
80 Zimbabwe 28.80 2016
80 Indonesia 28.80 2016
82 Egypt 28.50 2016
82 Uganda 28.50 2016
84 United Arab Emirates 27.80 2016
85 Qatar 27.70 2016
86 Georgia 27.50 2016
87 Lesotho 27.40 2016
88 Croatia 27.30 2016
89 Brazil 27.20 2016
89 Serbia 27.20 2016
89 Kenya 27.20 2016
89 Swaziland 27.20 2016
93 Moldova 26.80 2016
94 Romania 26.70 2016
94 Burundi 26.70 2016
96 Slovak Republic 26.60 2016
97 China 26.40 2016
97 Bulgaria 26.40 2016
99 Kiribati 26.10 2016
100 South Africa 25.80 2016
100 Hungary 25.80 2016
102 Czech Republic 25.70 2016
102 Poland 25.70 2016
104 Estonia 25.60 2016
105 Lithuania 25.50 2016
106 Albania 25.30 2016
107 Cyprus 25.20 2016
107 Montenegro 25.20 2016
109 Latvia 25.10 2016
109 Mauritius 25.10 2016
109 Cuba 25.10 2016
112 Malaysia 24.90 2016
113 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 24.50 2016
114 Slovenia 24.40 2016
114 Dominica 24.40 2016
116 Vietnam 24.20 2016
117 Suriname 24.10 2016
118 Vanuatu 24.00 2016
119 Venezuela 23.90 2016
120 Kuwait 23.80 2016
121 Trinidad and Tobago 23.60 2016
122 Grenada 23.50 2016
122 Ukraine 23.50 2016
124 Ethiopia 23.40 2016
124 Panama 23.40 2016
126 Macedonia 23.30 2016
126 Russia 23.30 2016
128 Namibia 23.20 2016
129 The Bahamas 23.10 2016
130 Paraguay 22.80 2016
131 Korea 22.70 2016
131 El Salvador 22.70 2016
133 Belarus 22.60 2016
134 Jamaica 22.50 2016
135 Seychelles 22.30 2016
135 Rwanda 22.30 2016
137 Singapore 22.20 2016
138 Antigua and Barbuda 22.10 2016
139 St. Lucia 21.90 2016
140 Belize 21.70 2016
141 Barbados 21.60 2016
142 Japan 21.50 2016
143 Tonga 21.30 2016
144 Colombia 21.10 2016
145 Puerto Rico 20.80 2016
145 Uruguay 20.80 2016
147 Mongolia 19.50 2016
148 Ecuador 18.80 2016
149 Argentina 18.60 2016
150 Peru 18.50 2016
151 Switzerland 18.30 2016
152 France 18.10 2016
153 Honduras 17.80 2016
154 Portugal 17.50 2016
155 Austria 17.30 2016
155 Italy 17.30 2016
157 Brunei 16.90 2016
158 Spain 16.60 2016
159 Netherlands 16.40 2016
159 Malta 16.40 2016
159 Guatemala 16.40 2016
162 Nicaragua 16.30 2016
162 Denmark 16.30 2016
162 Germany 16.30 2016
165 Belgium 16.20 2016
166 Luxembourg 16.10 2016
166 Iceland 16.10 2016
168 Finland 15.90 2016
168 Greece 15.90 2016
170 Philippines 15.70 2016
170 Israel 15.70 2016
172 Sweden 15.40 2016
173 United Kingdom 15.30 2016
173 Norway 15.30 2016
175 Chile 15.00 2016
176 Costa Rica 14.90 2016
177 Ireland 14.80 2016
178 Mexico 14.60 2016
179 Andorra 13.90 2016
180 United States 13.30 2016
181 New Zealand 11.60 2016
182 Canada 9.50 2016
183 Australia 9.10 2016

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual