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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Uganda from 1975 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 1.40 7.69
2013 1.30 8.33
2012 1.20 9.09
2011 1.10 10
2010 1.00 11.11
2009 0.90 =
2008 0.90 12.5
2007 0.80 =
2006 0.80 14.29
2005 0.70 =

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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.