Nigeria - 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 Nigeria was 48.80 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 52.70 in 1990, while its lowest value was 48.50 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).

See also:

Year Value
1990 52.70
1991 52.40
1992 52.20
1993 52.10
1994 52.00
1995 51.90
1996 51.90
1997 51.80
1998 51.80
1999 51.70
2000 51.60
2001 51.50
2002 51.40
2003 51.40
2004 51.20
2005 51.10
2006 50.80
2007 50.50
2008 50.10
2009 49.70
2010 49.30
2011 49.00
2012 48.80
2013 48.60
2014 48.50
2015 48.60
2016 48.80

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition