Data and Infographics

Obesity
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Child obesity in Nigeria remains low despite global increase

Only 1.6 per cent of Nigerian children are overweight compared with the global average.

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Contraceptive use among Nigerian women on increase

In 2014, 23 per cent of sexually active Nigerian women used contraceptives, while 30 per cent used in 2015.

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The challenge of severe malnutrition in Nigeria’s North-West (Infograph)

Nigeria’s seven north-west states have 75 per cent of the country’s cases of malnutrition.