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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Marshall Islands from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 48.40 1.47
2015 47.70 1.27
2014 47.10 1.51
2013 46.40 1.53
2012 45.70 1.56
2011 45.00 1.58
2010 44.30 1.61
2009 43.60 1.63
2008 42.90 1.66
2007 42.20 1.69

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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.