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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Switzerland from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 16.90 1.81
2015 16.60 1.84
2014 16.30 1.24
2013 16.10 1.9
2012 15.80 1.94
2011 15.50 1.31
2010 15.30 2
2009 15.00 1.35
2008 14.80 2.07
2007 14.50 1.4

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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.