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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Singapore from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 6.30 =
2015 6.30 1.61
2014 6.20 1.64
2013 6.10 1.67
2012 6.00 =
2011 6.00 1.69
2010 5.90 1.72
2009 5.80 =
2008 5.80 1.75
2007 5.70 =

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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.