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Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy

Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy from 1994 to 2015 • % of Males
Date % of Males Variation
2015 10.80 =
2014 10.80 -6.09
2013 11.50 1.77
2012 11.30 5.61
2011 10.70 -3.6
2010 11.10 -1.77
2009 11.30 4.63
2008 10.80 1.89
2007 10.60 1.92
2006 10.40 1.96

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Main Obesity Indicators

  • Overweight Prevalence

    Proportion or number of people in a specified population who are overweight/obese. Overweight and obesity are defined as abnormal or excessive fat accumulation that may impair health. Body Mass Index (BMI) is a simple index of weight-for-height that is commonly used to classify overweight and obesity in adults. It is defined as a person's weight in kilograms divided by the square of his heigt in meters (kg/sqm). Overweight is a BMI greater than or equal to 25; obesity is a BMI greater than or equal to 30. Based on: World Health Organization.