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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or Over (%) in Bahamas from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 24.40 2.52
2015 23.80 2.59
2014 23.20 2.65
2013 22.60 2.26
2012 22.10 2.79
2011 21.50 2.38
2010 21.00 2.94
2009 20.40 2.51
2008 19.90 2.58
2007 19.40 2.65

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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.