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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Tuvalu from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 56.20 1.08
2015 55.60 1.09
2014 55.00 1.1
2013 54.40 1.12
2012 53.80 1.13
2011 53.20 1.33
2010 52.50 1.35
2009 51.80 1.17
2008 51.20 1.39
2007 50.50 1.41

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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.