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Overweight Population (Self-Reported) in Italy

Overweight Population (Self-Reported) in Italy from 1994 to 2015 • % of Total Population
Date % of Total Population Variation
2015 35.30 -2.49
2014 36.20 1.97
2013 35.50 -0.28
2012 35.60 -0.56
2011 35.80 0.56
2010 35.60 -1.39
2009 36.10 1.4
2008 35.60 =
2007 35.60 1.71
2006 35.00 0.86

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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.