Syrian Arab Republic - 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 Syrian Arab Republic was 33.60 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 47.60 in 1990, while its lowest value was 31.60 in 2010.

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 47.60
1991 46.20
1992 44.90
1993 43.50
1994 42.20
1995 40.80
1996 39.60
1997 38.50
1998 37.40
1999 36.40
2000 35.60
2001 35.10
2002 34.60
2003 34.30
2004 34.00
2005 33.70
2006 33.30
2007 32.80
2008 32.30
2009 31.90
2010 31.60
2011 31.60
2012 31.70
2013 31.90
2014 32.30
2015 32.90
2016 33.60

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

Prevalence of anemia among children (% of children under 5) in Syrian Arab Republic was 34.90 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 52.10 in 1990, while its lowest value was 34.40 in 2013.

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 52.10
1991 50.90
1992 49.70
1993 48.50
1994 47.30
1995 46.20
1996 45.00
1997 43.90
1998 42.70
1999 41.70
2000 40.80
2001 40.10
2002 39.40
2003 39.00
2004 38.50
2005 38.00
2006 37.40
2007 36.80
2008 36.10
2009 35.50
2010 35.10
2011 34.90
2012 34.60
2013 34.40
2014 34.40
2015 34.50
2016 34.90

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 Syrian Arab Republic was 33.50 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 26 years was 48.20 in 1990, while its lowest value was 31.40 in 2011.

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 48.20
1991 46.80
1992 45.30
1993 43.90
1994 42.40
1995 41.10
1996 39.80
1997 38.60
1998 37.40
1999 36.50
2000 35.60
2001 35.00
2002 34.60
2003 34.30
2004 34.00
2005 33.70
2006 33.20
2007 32.70
2008 32.20
2009 31.80
2010 31.50
2011 31.40
2012 31.50
2013 31.80
2014 32.10
2015 32.70
2016 33.50

Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

The value for Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%) in Syrian Arab Republic was 36.10 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 42.10 in 1990 and a minimum value of 34.10 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 42.10
1991 41.40
1992 40.70
1993 40.00
1994 39.30
1995 38.60
1996 37.90
1997 37.30
1998 36.70
1999 36.10
2000 35.70
2001 35.30
2002 35.10
2003 34.90
2004 34.80
2005 34.60
2006 34.50
2007 34.30
2008 34.20
2009 34.10
2010 34.20
2011 34.40
2012 34.60
2013 34.90
2014 35.20
2015 35.60
2016 36.10

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Nutrition