Mexico - 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 Mexico was 14.60 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 33.30 in 1990, while its lowest value was 14.30 in 2014.

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 33.30
1991 32.00
1992 30.80
1993 29.70
1994 28.70
1995 27.80
1996 27.00
1997 26.20
1998 25.40
1999 24.60
2000 23.90
2001 23.20
2002 22.50
2003 21.80
2004 21.10
2005 20.30
2006 19.40
2007 18.50
2008 17.60
2009 16.60
2010 15.80
2011 15.20
2012 14.70
2013 14.40
2014 14.30
2015 14.40
2016 14.60

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

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Mexico was 28.20 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 40.90 in 1990, while its lowest value was 26.90 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 40.90
1991 39.60
1992 38.30
1993 37.10
1994 36.00
1995 35.00
1996 34.10
1997 33.40
1998 32.50
1999 31.70
2000 31.00
2001 30.40
2002 30.00
2003 29.50
2004 29.10
2005 28.80
2006 28.30
2007 28.00
2008 27.50
2009 27.20
2010 27.00
2011 26.90
2012 26.90
2013 27.00
2014 27.30
2015 27.70
2016 28.20

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 Mexico was 14.40 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 33.10 in 1990, while its lowest value was 14.00 in 2014.

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 33.10
1991 31.80
1992 30.60
1993 29.40
1994 28.40
1995 27.50
1996 26.70
1997 25.90
1998 25.10
1999 24.30
2000 23.60
2001 22.90
2002 22.20
2003 21.50
2004 20.80
2005 20.00
2006 19.20
2007 18.20
2008 17.30
2009 16.40
2010 15.60
2011 14.90
2012 14.50
2013 14.20
2014 14.00
2015 14.10
2016 14.40

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Mexico was 19.60 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 35.60 in 1990 and a minimum value of 19.60 in 2015.

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 35.60
1991 34.70
1992 33.90
1993 33.20
1994 32.50
1995 31.80
1996 31.20
1997 30.60
1998 29.90
1999 29.30
2000 28.60
2001 28.00
2002 27.40
2003 26.80
2004 26.20
2005 25.50
2006 24.70
2007 24.00
2008 23.20
2009 22.40
2010 21.70
2011 21.10
2012 20.60
2013 20.10
2014 19.80
2015 19.60
2016 19.60

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition