Niger - 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 Niger was 49.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 61.20 in 1990, while its lowest value was 49.20 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 61.20
1991 60.70
1992 60.10
1993 59.50
1994 58.90
1995 58.30
1996 57.70
1997 57.00
1998 56.30
1999 55.50
2000 54.80
2001 54.10
2002 53.50
2003 52.90
2004 52.40
2005 51.90
2006 51.40
2007 50.80
2008 50.40
2009 49.90
2010 49.60
2011 49.30
2012 49.20
2013 49.20
2014 49.20
2015 49.30
2016 49.50

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

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Niger was 77.30 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 86.00 in 1993, while its lowest value was 77.30 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 85.90
1991 86.00
1992 86.00
1993 86.00
1994 85.90
1995 85.80
1996 85.60
1997 85.40
1998 85.10
1999 84.80
2000 84.50
2001 84.10
2002 83.60
2003 83.10
2004 82.60
2005 82.00
2006 81.50
2007 81.00
2008 80.40
2009 79.90
2010 79.40
2011 79.00
2012 78.70
2013 78.30
2014 78.00
2015 77.60
2016 77.30

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 Niger was 47.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 61.10 in 1990, while its lowest value was 47.40 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 61.10
1991 60.50
1992 59.80
1993 59.10
1994 58.40
1995 57.70
1996 56.90
1997 56.20
1998 55.30
1999 54.50
2000 53.70
2001 52.90
2002 52.20
2003 51.50
2004 50.90
2005 50.40
2006 49.80
2007 49.20
2008 48.70
2009 48.20
2010 47.80
2011 47.50
2012 47.40
2013 47.40
2014 47.40
2015 47.60
2016 47.80

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Niger was 58.70 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 61.60 in 1994 and a minimum value of 58.70 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 61.50
1991 61.60
1992 61.60
1993 61.60
1994 61.60
1995 61.50
1996 61.40
1997 61.30
1998 61.20
1999 61.00
2000 60.80
2001 60.60
2002 60.50
2003 60.30
2004 60.10
2005 59.90
2006 59.70
2007 59.60
2008 59.40
2009 59.30
2010 59.20
2011 59.10
2012 59.10
2013 59.00
2014 58.90
2015 58.80
2016 58.70

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition