Prevalence of anemia among pregnant women (%)

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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: The World Bank: World Development Indicators    # of Reporting Countries: 222
Frequency: Annual    Earliest: 1990-12     Latest: 2016-12

2010-12 2011-12 2012-12 2013-12 2014-12 2015-12 2016-12
1) Afghanistan
37.3
37.3
37.3
37.4
37.5
37.8
38.2
2) Albania
21.8
21.8
21.9
22.1
22.4
22.7
23.2
3) Algeria
36.9
37.1
37.4
37.7
38
38.4
38.9
4) Andorra
20
20.2
20.4
20.6
20.9
21.2
21.6
5) Angola
51.3
51.2
51
50.9
50.8
50.7
50.8
6) Antigua and Barbuda
24.9
24.7
24.6
24.6
24.6
24.7
25
7) Arab World
36.5
36.3
8) Argentina
27.2
27.2
27.3
27.5
27.7
28
28.5
9) Armenia
29.8
30.7
31.6
32.6
33.5
34.4
35.5
10) Australia
19.5
19.4
19.4
19.5
19.6
19.8
20.1
11) Austria
23.4
23.5
23.6
23.8
23.9
24.2
24.5
12) Azerbaijan
36.2
36.8
37.3
37.9
38.4
39.2
40.1
13) Bahamas
27
26.9
26.8
26.9
27
27.2
27.5
14) Bahrain
41.7
41.9
42.1
42.3
42.5
42.6
42.8
15) Bangladesh
47.9
47.5
47
46.6
46.1
45.8
45.7
16) Barbados
25.4
25.3
25.2
25.2
25.2
25.4
25.7
17) Belarus
23.1
23.1
23.1
23.3
23.4
23.7
24.1
18) Belgium
22
22.1
22.3
22.5
22.8
23.1
23.5
19) Belize
22.1
21.7
21.4
21.2
21
21.1
21.3
20) Benin
61.2
60.4
59.5
58.6
57.5
56.5
55.5
21) Bhutan
38.2
37.2
36.2
35.2
34.2
33.4
32.8
22) Bolivia
36.3
36.3
36.3
36.3
36.3
36.5
36.8
23) Bosnia Herzegovina
29.1
29.1
29.1
29.2
29.3
29.5
29.8
24) Botswana
34.2
34
33.8
33.7
33.7
33.7
34
25) Brazil
38.1
37.8
37.6
37.4
37.2
37.2
37.3
26) Brunei
25
25.3
25.5
25.9
26.2
26.6
27.1
27) Bulgaria
27.1
27.1
27.2
27.2
27.4
27.6
28
28) Burkina Faso
58.6
58.4
58.3
58.1
57.9
57.7
57.5
29) Burundi
35.3
34.1
33.2
32.4
31.7
31.2
30.9
30) Cambodia
54.4
54.5
54.7
54.9
55.1
55.4
55.8
31) Cameroon
50.7
50.4
50.1
49.8
49.6
49.4
49.3
32) Canada
16.6
16.6
16.7
16.8
17
17.2
17.4
33) Cape Verde
43.4
43.1
43
42.9
42.8
42.8
42.9
34) Caribbean small states
27.2
26.9
35) Central African Republic
53.8
53.5
53.2
53
52.7
52.5
52.3
36) Central Europe and the Baltics
25.9
25.8
37) Chad
54.1
53.8
53.4
53
52.7
52.4
52.1
38) Chile
23.6
24
24.5
25
25.6
26.2
27
39) China
25.5
26.5
27.5
28.6
29.8
31.1
32.4
40) Colombia
29.5
28.8
28.3
27.8
27.5
27.3
27.2
41) Comoros
34.6
34.2
33.9
33.7
33.7
33.8
34.2
42) Congo
59.7
59.4
59
58.6
58.1
57.6
57.2
43) Costa Rica
23.1
23.1
23.2
23.5
23.7
24.2
24.7
44) Croatia
28.2
28.1
28.1
28.1
28.2
28.4
28.7
45) Cuba
28
27.9
27.9
27.9
28
28.2
28.5
46) Cyprus
28.4
28.4
28.4
28.4
28.5
28.7
29
47) Czech Republic
25.4
25.4
25.6
25.7
25.9
26.2
26.6
48) DR Congo
50.6
49.5
48.4
47.2
46
45
44.1
49) Denmark
21.3
21.5
21.6
21.8
22.1
22.4
22.8
50) Djibouti
37.9
37.7
37.5
37.4
37.4
37.4
37.6
51) Dominica
29.2
29
28.9
28.8
28.8
28.9
29.2
52) Dominican Republic
32.8
32.6
32.5
32.3
32.3
32.4
32.6
53) East Asia & Pacific (all income levels)
25.63
25.38
54) East Asia & Pacific (developing only)
25.47
25.2
55) Ecuador
27.2
26.8
26.5
26.2
26.1
26.2
26.4
56) Egypt
26.2
25.5
24.7
24
23.4
22.9
22.6
57) El Salvador
25.3
25.8
26.3
26.8
27.4
28.1
29
58) Equatorial Guinea
54.2
53.8
53.5
53.1
52.8
52.4
52.1
59) Eritrea
41.4
41
40.8
40.7
40.6
40.6
40.7
60) Estonia
24.5
24.5
24.6
24.7
24.8
25.1
25.5
61) Ethiopia
26.4
25.6
25.1
24.6
24.4
24.3
24.3
62) Euro area
23
23.1
63) Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
25.9
25.84
64) Europe & Central Asia (developing only)
28.59
28.25
65) European Union
22.9
23
66) Fiji
39.6
39.3
39.1
38.9
38.8
38.8
39
67) Finland
20.6
20.7
20.9
21.1
21.3
21.6
21.9
68) Fragile and conflict affected situations
46.5
46.2
69) France
23.8
23.9
24
24.2
24.4
24.7
25.1
70) Gabon
60.6
60.7
60.8
60.8
60.7
60.6
60.6
71) Gambia
62.3
62.2
62.2
62.1
62
61.9
61.8
72) Georgia
27.2
27.5
27.9
28.3
28.7
29.3
30.1
73) Germany
21.9
22
22.2
22.4
22.6
22.9
23.3
74) Ghana
57.8
57.3
56.7
56.1
55.4
54.8
54.3
75) Greece
22.3
22.4
22.5
22.7
22.9
23.3
23.7
76) Grenada
27.3
27.1
27
27
27
27.2
27.5
77) Guatemala
24.9
24.7
24.6
24.5
24.5
24.7
25
78) Guinea Bissau
52.3
52
51.7
51.3
51
50.7
50.5
79) Guinea
62.5
62.4
62.3
62.1
61.9
61.7
61.4
80) Guyana
31
30.5
30
29.5
29.2
29
29.1
81) Haiti
50.3
50.3
50.2
50.2
50.2
50.3
50.4
82) Heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC)
45.3
44.9
83) High income: OECD
21.98
22.35
84) High income: nonOECD
28.02
27.81
85) High income
22
22.2
86) Honduras
20.6
20.5
20.5
20.5
20.6
20.9
21.3
87) Hungary
26.3
26.3
26.4
26.5
26.7
26.9
27.3
88) Iceland
20.7
20.8
21
21.2
21.4
21.7
22.1
89) India
51.4
51.1
50.9
50.6
50.4
50.2
50.1
90) Indonesia
35.3
36.1
37
38.1
39.2
40.5
42
91) Iran
30
30.5
31.1
31.8
32.4
33.2
34.1
92) Iraq
34.6
34.2
33.8
33.5
33.3
33.3
33.5
93) Ireland
20.1
20.2
20.3
20.5
20.7
21
21.5
94) Israel
22.1
22.3
22.5
22.7
23
23.4
23.8
95) Italy
23.4
23.5
23.6
23.7
23.9
24.2
24.6
96) Ivory Coast
58.9
59.1
59.2
59.3
59.3
59.3
59.3
97) Jamaica
26.7
26.5
26.4
26.4
26.4
26.7
27
98) Japan
35.1
34.8
34.6
34.4
34.2
34.1
34.1
99) Jordan
32.5
33.3
34
34.8
35.5
36.2
37.1
100) Kazakhstan
30.3
30.2
30.1
30.1
30
30.1
30.4
101) Kenya
43
41.9
41
40.1
39.2
38.6
38.2
102) Kiribati
35.3
35.2
35.2
35.3
35.4
35.6
36
103) Kuwait
27.9
28.3
28.8
29.3
29.8
30.5
31.2
104) Kyrgyzstan
34.9
35.6
36.4
37.1
37.8
38.7
39.8
105) Laos
43
43.3
43.6
44
44.5
45
45.7
106) Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
28.77
28.29
107) Latin America & Caribbean (developing only)
29
28.47
108) Latvia
24.4
24.4
24.4
24.5
24.7
25
25.4
109) Least developed countries: UN classification
45.6
45.3
110) Lebanon
31.7
32.2
32.7
33.3
33.8
34.5
35.2
111) Lesotho
32.6
32.5
32.6
32.6
32.6
32.8
33.2
112) Liberia
46
44.4
42.8
41.3
39.8
38.6
37.7
113) Libya
35.9
36.2
36.4
36.7
37
37.4
38
114) Lithuania
24.7
24.7
24.8
24.9
25.1
25.3
25.6
115) Low & middle income
41
40.9
116) Low income
44.7
44.2
117) Lower middle income
46.8
46.6
118) Luxembourg
22
22.1
22.2
22.4
22.7
22.9
23.3
119) Macedonia
25.7
26
26.3
26.7
27.1
27.6
28.1
120) Madagascar
37.1
36.6
36.2
35.9
35.7
35.6
35.6
121) Malawi
39.8
39.8
40
40.3
40.6
41.2
41.8
122) Malaysia
33.5
33.9
34.4
34.9
35.5
36.2
37.1
123) Maldives
46.7
46.5
46.4
46.5
46.5
46.7
46.9
124) Mali
61
60.6
60.3
59.8
59.4
58.9
58.4
125) Malta
23.7
23.8
24
24.2
24.4
24.7
25.1
126) Marshall Islands
34.9
35
35.2
35.4
35.6
35.9
36.3
127) Mauritania
46.6
46.2
45.8
45.4
45
44.8
44.6
128) Mauritius
30.1
29.6
29.3
29.2
29
29.1
29.3
129) Mexico
21.7
21.1
20.6
20.1
19.8
19.6
19.6
130) Micronesia
30
30.4
30.9
31.5
32
32.7
33.4
131) Middle East & North Africa (all income levels)
30.96
30.74
132) Middle East & North Africa (developing only)
30.48
30.28
133) Middle income
40.2
40.3
134) Moldova
28.3
28.1
27.9
27.7
27.6
27.6
27.8
135) Mongolia
27.4
27.7
28.1
28.5
28.9
29.6
30.3
136) Montenegro
26
26.1
26.2
26.3
26.5
26.8
27.2
137) Morocco
37.9
38.3
38.6
39
39.4
39.8
40.4
138) Mozambique
50.3
50.3
50.3
50.4
50.4
50.5
50.7
139) Myanmar
46.7
47.7
48.8
50
51.2
52.5
53.8
140) Namibia
29.6
28.9
28.4
27.9
27.5
27.2
27.1
141) Nepal
44.4
43.5
42.6
41.8
41
40.4
40
142) Netherlands
21.8
21.9
22
22.2
22.5
22.8
23.2
143) New Zealand
18.3
18.5
18.7
19
19.3
19.8
20.2
144) Nicaragua
22.3
22.6
23.1
23.6
24.1
24.9
25.7
145) Niger
59.2
59.1
59.1
59
58.9
58.8
58.7
146) Nigeria
59.4
59.2
59
58.7
58.4
58.1
57.8
147) North America
14.1
14.4
148) North Korea
27.4
26.8
149) Norway
20.3
20.4
20.5
20.7
20.9
21.2
21.5
150) OECD members
21.7
21.7
151) Oman
40.1
40.3
40.5
40.8
41.1
41.4
41.8
152) Other small states
40.8
40.8
153) Pacific island small states
39.8
39.7
154) Pakistan
49.2
49.6
49.9
50.2
50.5
50.8
51.3
155) Panama
27.9
27.5
27.2
27
26.8
26.8
27
156) Papua New Guinea
44.7
44.6
44.5
44.5
44.4
44.5
44.8
157) Paraguay
32.4
32.2
32.2