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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Afghanistan from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 3.20 6.67
2015 3.00 7.14
2014 2.80 3.7
2013 2.70 8
2012 2.50 4.17
2011 2.40 9.09
2010 2.20 4.76
2009 2.10 5
2008 2.00 11.11
2007 1.80 5.88

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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.