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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Kuwait from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 45.60 0.88
2015 45.20 0.89
2014 44.80 0.9
2013 44.40 0.91
2012 44.00 0.92
2011 43.60 0.93
2010 43.20 0.93
2009 42.80 0.94
2008 42.40 0.95
2007 42.00 0.96

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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.