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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Colombia from 1975 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 15.80 3.27
2013 15.30 3.38
2012 14.80 3.5
2011 14.30 2.88
2010 13.90 3.73
2009 13.40 3.08
2008 13.00 3.17
2007 12.60 3.28
2006 12.20 3.39
2005 11.80 2.61

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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.