1. ReportLinker Data
  2. Life Sciences
  3. Healthcare
  4. Pathology
  5. Obesity
  6. Overweight Prevalence
  7. Prevalence Of Obesity Am…

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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in China from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 6.50 4.84
2015 6.20 3.33
2014 6.00 5.26
2013 5.70 3.64
2012 5.50 5.77
2011 5.20 4
2010 5.00 6.38
2009 4.70 4.44
2008 4.50 4.65
2007 4.30 7.5

Related Statistics

Overweight Prevalence in other Countries

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.