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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Lebanon from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 37.00 1.37
2015 36.50 1.11
2014 36.10 1.4
2013 35.60 1.14
2012 35.20 1.44
2011 34.70 1.17
2010 34.30 1.48
2009 33.80 1.2
2008 33.40 1.21
2007 33.00 1.23

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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.