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Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy

Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy from 1994 to 2015 • % of Females
Date % of Females Variation
2015 36.30 -4.22
2014 37.90 2.99
2013 36.80 -0.81
2012 37.10 2.77
2011 36.10 -2.96
2010 37.20 0.54
2009 37.00 1.93
2008 36.30 -1.36
2007 36.80 0.27
2006 36.70 2.23

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  • 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.