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Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy

Overweight Or Obese Population (Self-Reported) in Italy from 1994 to 2015 • % of Total Population
Date % of Total Population Variation
2015 45.20 -2.59
2014 46.40 1.31
2013 45.80 -0.43
2012 46.00 0.44
2011 45.80 -0.43
2010 46.00 -0.65
2009 46.30 1.76
2008 45.50 =
2007 45.50 0.89
2006 45.10 1.12

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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.