Ireland - 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 Ireland was 14.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 21.40 in 1990, while its lowest value was 11.50 in 2003.

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 21.40
1991 19.60
1992 18.10
1993 16.80
1994 15.60
1995 14.70
1996 13.90
1997 13.30
1998 12.70
1999 12.30
2000 12.00
2001 11.70
2002 11.60
2003 11.50
2004 11.50
2005 11.50
2006 11.50
2007 11.50
2008 11.50
2009 11.60
2010 11.70
2011 11.90
2012 12.20
2013 12.70
2014 13.20
2015 13.90
2016 14.80

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

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Ireland was 12.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 16.90 in 1990, while its lowest value was 10.30 in 2009.

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 16.90
1991 15.80
1992 14.90
1993 14.10
1994 13.40
1995 12.90
1996 12.50
1997 12.10
1998 11.80
1999 11.60
2000 11.40
2001 11.20
2002 11.00
2003 10.90
2004 10.80
2005 10.70
2006 10.50
2007 10.50
2008 10.40
2009 10.30
2010 10.40
2011 10.50
2012 10.60
2013 10.90
2014 11.30
2015 11.80
2016 12.50

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 Ireland was 14.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 21.10 in 1990, while its lowest value was 11.10 in 2004.

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 21.10
1991 19.30
1992 17.80
1993 16.40
1994 15.30
1995 14.40
1996 13.60
1997 12.90
1998 12.40
1999 12.00
2000 11.60
2001 11.40
2002 11.20
2003 11.20
2004 11.10
2005 11.10
2006 11.10
2007 11.10
2008 11.20
2009 11.30
2010 11.40
2011 11.60
2012 11.90
2013 12.30
2014 12.90
2015 13.60
2016 14.50

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Ireland was 21.50 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 28.60 in 1990 and a minimum value of 20.00 in 2009.

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 28.60
1991 27.80
1992 27.00
1993 26.20
1994 25.40
1995 24.70
1996 24.00
1997 23.30
1998 22.70
1999 22.10
2000 21.50
2001 21.10
2002 20.80
2003 20.60
2004 20.40
2005 20.30
2006 20.20
2007 20.10
2008 20.10
2009 20.00
2010 20.10
2011 20.20
2012 20.30
2013 20.50
2014 20.70
2015 21.00
2016 21.50

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition