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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Switzerland from 1975 to 2014
Date Value Variation
2014 21.70 2.36
2013 21.20 1.92
2012 20.80 2.46
2011 20.30 2.01
2010 19.90 2.05
2009 19.50 2.09
2008 19.10 2.69
2007 18.60 2.76
2006 18.10 2.26
2005 17.70 2.91

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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.