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Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Netherlands

Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Netherlands from 1981 to 2015 • % of Total Population
Date % of Total Population Variation
2015 47.40 -1.66
2014 48.20 5.7
2013 45.60 -4.8
2012 47.90 -0.62
2011 48.20 =
2010 48.20 2.12
2009 47.20 0.64
2008 46.90 3.08
2007 45.50 -2.15
2006 46.50 3.56

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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.