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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Myanmar from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 7.30 5.8
2015 6.90 6.15
2014 6.50 4.84
2013 6.20 5.08
2012 5.90 5.36
2011 5.60 5.66
2010 5.30 6
2009 5.00 6.38
2008 4.70 4.44
2007 4.50 4.65

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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.