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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Egypt from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 22.70 3.18
2015 22.00 3.29
2014 21.30 3.4
2013 20.60 3
2012 20.00 3.09
2011 19.40 3.74
2010 18.70 3.31
2009 18.10 2.84
2008 17.60 3.53
2007 17.00 3.66

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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.