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Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Netherlands

Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Netherlands from 1981 to 2015 • % of Males
Date % of Males Variation
2015 51.20 -1.54
2014 52.00 4
2013 50.00 -6.37
2012 53.40 -0.19
2011 53.50 -0.19
2010 53.60 2.1
2009 52.50 0.38
2008 52.30 2.35
2007 51.10 =
2006 51.10 1.39

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  • 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.