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Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Cameroon

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Cameroon from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 6.10 5.17
2015 5.80 5.45
2014 5.50 3.77
2013 5.30 6
2012 5.00 4.17
2011 4.80 6.67
2010 4.50 4.65
2009 4.30 4.88
2008 4.10 5.13
2007 3.90 5.41

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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.