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Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Lesotho

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Lesotho from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 26.70 2.69
2015 26.00 2.77
2014 25.30 2.43
2013 24.70 2.92
2012 24.00 3
2011 23.30 2.64
2010 22.70 3.18
2009 22.00 2.8
2008 21.40 3.38
2007 20.70 2.99

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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.