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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Turkey from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 39.20 1.55
2015 38.60 1.85
2014 37.90 1.61
2013 37.30 1.63
2012 36.70 1.94
2011 36.00 1.69
2010 35.40 1.72
2009 34.80 2.05
2008 34.10 1.79
2007 33.50 1.82

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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.