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Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy

Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy from 1994 to 2015 • % of Total Population
Date % of Total Population Variation
2015 9.80 -4.85
2014 10.30 =
2013 10.30 -0.96
2012 10.40 4
2011 10.00 -2.91
2010 10.30 =
2009 10.30 4.04
2008 9.90 =
2007 9.90 -2.94
2006 10.20 3.03

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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.