Eating disorder prevalence

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Australia 669.11
    2. Andorra 637.69
    3. Brunei 604.11
    4. New Zealand 594.23
    5. Luxembourg 557.75
    6. Greenland 547.84
    7. Italy 539.17
    8. Spain 526.28
    9. Austria 503.76
    10. Switzerland 496.93
    11. Norway 487.72
    12. Finland 477.47
    13. Iceland 475.33
    14. Bermuda 461.89
    15. Belgium 453.48
    16. France 452.26
    17. United States 451.62
    18. Denmark 446.78
    19. Greece 442.61
    20. Canada 434.10
    21. Singapore 432.35
    22. Sweden 411.50
    23. Germany 407.60
    24. Cyprus 407.15
    25. United Kingdom 403.88
    26. Bahamas 387.25
    27. United Arab Emirates 370.44
    28. Portugal 370.28
    29. Qatar 368.94
    30. Malta 364.28
    31. Japan 360.52
    32. Ireland 356.35
    33. Puerto Rico 344.92
    34. Israel 342.37
    35. Kuwait 336.88
    36. Netherlands 334.85
    37. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 325.64
    38. South Korea 320.48
    39. Barbados 317.41
    40. Northern Mariana Islands 317.28
    41. Antigua and Barbuda 314.39
    42. Chile 310.00
    43. Ecuador 304.35
    44. Trinidad and Tobago 302.92
    45. Argentina 293.27
    46. Peru 290.70
    47. Mexico 289.25
    48. Bahrain 288.92
    49. Uruguay 283.58
    50. Venezuela 280.65
    51. Suriname 265.10
    52. Guam 262.15
    53. Cuba 256.00
    54. Saint Lucia 251.14
    55. Saudi Arabia 250.68
    56. Panama 240.92
    57. Brazil 240.41
    58. Dominican Republic 238.22
    59. Costa Rica 237.41
    60. Jamaica 236.71
    61. Libya 234.48
    62. Bolivia 231.24
    63. Dominica 222.69
    64. Oman 221.35
    65. Colombia 221.23
    66. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 218.68
    67. Turkey 213.35
    68. Russia 208.46
    69. Grenada 207.97
    70. South Africa 207.25
    71. Gabon 205.27
    72. Slovenia 201.73
    73. Belize 198.03
    74. Guyana 196.49
    75. Estonia 195.65
    76. Czech Republic 195.61
    77. Paraguay 194.82
    78. American Samoa 189.50
    79. Kazakhstan 189.43
    80. Hungary 183.01
    81. Slovakia 182.94
    82. Lithuania 182.91
    83. Taiwan 182.81
    84. Croatia 180.65
    85. El Salvador 180.03
    86. Latvia 179.53
    87. Guatemala 179.03
    88. Algeria 177.96
    89. Lebanon 176.34
    90. Montenegro 173.60
    91. Nicaragua 172.88
    92. Azerbaijan 170.74
    93. Iran 167.88
    94. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 167.12
    95. Seychelles 164.88
    96. Iraq 164.72
    97. Botswana 164.17
    98. Poland 162.35
    99. Georgia 162.32
    100. Turkmenistan 161.86
    101. Namibia 161.65
    102. Belarus 161.30
    103. Jordan 161.12
    104. Honduras 160.89
    105. Ukraine 160.17
    106. Bulgaria 157.50
    107. Serbia 156.03
    108. Haiti 155.95
    109. Romania 153.15
    110. Tunisia 152.76
    111. Moldova 150.25
    112. Mauritius 150.20
    113. Malaysia 149.18
    114. Swaziland 148.21
    115. Egypt 145.51
    116. Armenia 142.73
    117. Morocco 140.96
    118. Congo (Brazzaville) 140.59
    119. Kyrgyzstan 139.26
    120. Djibouti 138.82
    121. Thailand 137.52
    122. Mongolia 134.78
    123. Fiji 134.10
    124. Albania 133.68
    125. Angola 131.65
    126. South Sudan 130.38
    127. Tajikistan 129.08
    128. Zimbabwe 128.52
    129. Ivory Coast 128.31
    130. Uzbekistan 127.48
    131. Cameroon 123.68
    132. Nigeria 123.53
    133. Syria 122.67
    134. North Korea 119.74
    135. Mauritania 118.48
    136. Bhutan 116.65
    137. Zambia 116.38
    138. Pakistan 115.47
    139. Sri Lanka 114.70
    140. Kenya 113.53
    141. Philippines 112.94
    142. Ghana 112.69
    143. Indonesia 112.68
    144. West Bank and Gaza 109.44
    145. Samoa 108.36
    146. Cape Verde 107.61
    147. Comoros 107.44
    148. Sudan 107.43
    149. Gambia 107.03
    150. Senegal 106.90
    151. India 106.60
    152. Saint Thomas and Principe 105.84
    153. Maldives 105.72
    154. Tonga 105.09
    155. Bosnia and Herzegovina 104.64
    156. Sierra Leone 103.63
    157. Yemen 102.51
    158. Lesotho 102.43
    159. Madagascar 101.96
    160. Togo 101.03
    161. Congo (Kinshasa) 100.72
    162. Tanzania 99.65
    163. Bangladesh 99.10
    164. Guinea 98.40
    165. Guinea Bissau 98.08
    166. Benin 97.21
    167. Vanuatu 97.09
    168. Kiribati 96.82
    169. Micronesia 96.78
    170. Marshall Islands 95.86
    171. China 94.71
    172. Papua New Guinea 94.00
    173. Central African Republic 93.92
    174. Nepal 93.86
    175. Rwanda 92.20
    176. Chad 89.86
    177. Burundi 89.80
    178. Malawi 89.06
    179. Mali 86.75
    180. Vietnam 86.32
    181. Niger 84.80
    182. Equatorial Guinea 84.76
    183. Uganda 84.67
    184. Afghanistan 84.24
    185. Liberia 83.94
    186. Solomon Islands 83.45
    187. Eritrea 83.13
    188. Laos 82.42
    189. Burkina Faso 80.95
    190. Timor Leste 80.57
    191. Burma (Myanmar) 78.39
    192. Ethiopia 76.29
    193. Somalia 74.51
    194. Cambodia 72.72
    195. Mozambique 72.57
    2017 Ranking
    1. Australia 777.59
    2. Luxembourg 641.23
    3. Brunei 587.45
    4. Singapore 555.93
    5. Spain 554.40
    6. Austria 538.77
    7. Andorra 532.56
    8. New Zealand 516.78
    9. Cyprus 483.93
    10. Iceland 479.64
    11. Greenland 471.95
    12. Norway 471.71
    13. Ireland 469.10
    14. Belgium 463.17
    15. Qatar 461.53
    16. Switzerland 457.22
    17. Italy 454.66
    18. Sweden 452.71
    19. Finland 443.86
    20. United Kingdom 438.32
    21. Kuwait 428.27
    22. France 427.61
    23. Denmark 424.16
    24. United States 418.93
    25. Greece 418.07
    26. Malta 414.20
    27. Israel 402.29
    28. Bermuda 392.21
    29. Portugal 387.75
    30. Germany 382.84
    31. Chile 382.74
    32. Argentina 377.07
    33. Canada 373.43
    34. Saudi Arabia 373.32
    35. United Arab Emirates 368.61
    36. Trinidad and Tobago 367.95
    37. Ecuador 367.61
    38. Bahamas 365.91
    39. Peru 364.96
    40. South Korea 360.16
    41. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 358.94
    42. Netherlands 357.74
    43. Antigua and Barbuda 352.86
    44. Uruguay 349.55
    45. Puerto Rico 347.43
    46. Oman 340.03
    47. Dominican Republic 317.44
    48. Bahrain 314.86
    49. Mexico 312.51
    50. Japan 310.05
    51. Bolivia 309.15
    52. Turkey 305.28
    53. Panama 302.26
    54. Suriname 296.72
    55. Costa Rica 292.08
    56. Venezuela 291.61
    57. Equatorial Guinea 284.76
    58. Brazil 283.87
    59. Saint Lucia 283.34
    60. Barbados 275.93
    61. Belize 274.56
    62. Jamaica 274.06
    63. Grenada 271.30
    64. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 260.71
    65. Dominica 258.92
    66. Iran 256.40
    67. Botswana 254.80
    68. Colombia 251.01
    69. El Salvador 250.07
    70. Paraguay 247.53
    71. Guatemala 246.63
    72. Guyana 241.61
    73. Gabon 238.57
    74. Lebanon 233.67
    75. South Africa 231.40
    76. Guam 230.50
    77. Cuba 223.69
    78. Kazakhstan 222.26
    79. Algeria 220.82
    80. Taiwan 214.85
    81. Libya 214.57
    82. Nicaragua 213.68
    83. Azerbaijan 212.65
    84. Malaysia 212.41
    85. Slovakia 211.83
    86. Iraq 210.43
    87. Honduras 209.61
    88. Namibia 208.36
    89. Turkmenistan 204.77
    90. Russia 203.93
    91. Bhutan 202.83
    92. Swaziland 202.38
    93. Poland 202.21
    94. Estonia 201.16
    95. Jordan 199.72
    96. Czech Republic 198.50
    97. Tunisia 197.90
    98. Hungary 197.87
    99. Egypt 197.23
    100. Maldives 197.05
    101. Seychelles 195.40
    102. Mongolia 190.69
    103. Slovenia 189.15
    104. Lithuania 186.45
    105. Cape Verde 182.73
    106. Belarus 180.75
    107. Morocco 179.00
    108. Latvia 177.93
    109. Mauritius 176.49
    110. Croatia 174.82
    111. Haiti 173.72
    112. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 171.67
    113. Montenegro 170.29
    114. India 168.63
    115. Congo (Brazzaville) 168.28
    116. Northern Mariana Islands 168.08
    117. American Samoa 167.17
    118. Romania 166.50
    119. Thailand 164.69
    120. Uzbekistan 163.28
    121. Bulgaria 161.43
    122. Pakistan 161.05
    123. Serbia 159.97
    124. Angola 159.60
    125. Armenia 158.78
    126. Albania 156.30
    127. Indonesia 156.00
    128. Ghana 155.82
    129. Nigeria 154.67
    130. Syria 151.14
    131. Ukraine 150.91
    132. Sri Lanka 149.80
    133. China 149.20
    134. Lesotho 148.31
    135. Djibouti 148.13
    136. Fiji 147.54
    137. Georgia 147.23
    138. Bangladesh 147.23
    139. Bosnia and Herzegovina 146.51
    140. Sudan 146.49
    141. West Bank and Gaza 145.06
    142. Zambia 142.87
    143. Ivory Coast 140.43
    144. Kenya 139.71
    145. Saint Thomas and Principe 138.96
    146. Mauritania 138.93
    147. Philippines 138.67
    148. Laos 138.28
    149. Vietnam 135.02
    150. Nepal 134.54
    151. Yemen 134.37
    152. Cameroon 134.33
    153. Moldova 132.62
    154. Burma (Myanmar) 131.58
    155. Kyrgyzstan 130.15
    156. Zimbabwe 124.79
    157. Tanzania 124.43
    158. Tajikistan 123.19
    159. South Sudan 122.90
    160. Senegal 122.82
    161. Tonga 120.41
    162. Marshall Islands 117.95
    163. Benin 117.44
    164. Samoa 116.67
    165. Rwanda 116.16
    166. Cambodia 115.82
    167. Gambia 115.47
    168. Sierra Leone 113.79
    169. Uganda 113.31
    170. Guinea Bissau 112.98
    171. Comoros 112.64
    172. Micronesia 111.78
    173. Papua New Guinea 111.28
    174. Togo 109.95
    175. Ethiopia 109.02
    176. Eritrea 108.94
    177. Timor Leste 108.91
    178. Burkina Faso 107.30
    179. Guinea 107.24
    180. Mali 106.89
    181. Chad 106.67
    182. Vanuatu 106.21
    183. Madagascar 104.91
    184. Afghanistan 103.16
    185. Mozambique 100.82
    186. Malawi 100.46
    187. Kiribati 95.56
    188. Solomon Islands 95.33
    189. Liberia 94.10
    190. Central African Republic 93.04
    191. Congo (Kinshasa) 91.29
    192. North Korea 90.45
    193. Burundi 88.62
    194. Niger 83.50
    195. Somalia 77.22

    Prevalence is defined as the number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time per 100,000 people. The GHDx defines eating disorders as either bulimia nervosa or anorexia nervosa.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange