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Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy

Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy from 1994 to 2015 • % of Females
Date % of Females Variation
2015 9.00 -7.22
2014 9.70 4.3
2013 9.30 -2.11
2012 9.50 1.06
2011 9.40 -2.08
2010 9.60 3.23
2009 9.30 2.2
2008 9.10 -1.09
2007 9.20 -8
2006 10.00 3.09

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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.