Lithuania - 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 Lithuania was 25.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 28.50 in 1990, while its lowest value was 22.70 in 2008.

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 28.50
1991 27.40
1992 26.60
1993 25.80
1994 25.20
1995 24.60
1996 24.10
1997 23.70
1998 23.40
1999 23.10
2000 22.90
2001 22.80
2002 22.80
2003 22.80
2004 22.80
2005 22.90
2006 22.80
2007 22.80
2008 22.70
2009 22.70
2010 22.70
2011 22.90
2012 23.20
2013 23.60
2014 24.10
2015 24.80
2016 25.50

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

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Lithuania was 25.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 33.70 in 1990, while its lowest value was 23.80 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 33.70
1991 32.40
1992 31.20
1993 30.20
1994 29.30
1995 28.50
1996 27.80
1997 27.30
1998 26.80
1999 26.50
2000 26.20
2001 26.00
2002 25.80
2003 25.70
2004 25.50
2005 25.30
2006 25.00
2007 24.70
2008 24.40
2009 24.10
2010 23.90
2011 23.80
2012 23.80
2013 24.00
2014 24.40
2015 24.90
2016 25.50

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 Lithuania was 25.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 28.30 in 1990, while its lowest value was 22.60 in 2008.

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 28.30
1991 27.30
1992 26.40
1993 25.70
1994 25.00
1995 24.50
1996 24.00
1997 23.60
1998 23.20
1999 23.00
2000 22.80
2001 22.70
2002 22.70
2003 22.70
2004 22.80
2005 22.80
2006 22.80
2007 22.70
2008 22.60
2009 22.60
2010 22.70
2011 22.90
2012 23.20
2013 23.60
2014 24.10
2015 24.70
2016 25.50

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Lithuania was 25.60 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 31.80 in 1990 and a minimum value of 24.70 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 31.80
1991 31.10
1992 30.50
1993 30.00
1994 29.50
1995 29.10
1996 28.60
1997 28.10
1998 27.70
1999 27.30
2000 26.90
2001 26.50
2002 26.20
2003 26.00
2004 25.80
2005 25.50
2006 25.30
2007 25.10
2008 24.90
2009 24.70
2010 24.70
2011 24.70
2012 24.80
2013 24.90
2014 25.10
2015 25.30
2016 25.60

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition