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

Prevalence Of Obesity Among Females Aged 18 or Over (%) in Saudi Arabia from 1975 to 2016
Date Value Variation
2016 42.30 1.44
2015 41.70 1.21
2014 41.20 1.23
2013 40.70 1.5
2012 40.10 1.26
2011 39.60 1.28
2010 39.10 1.3
2009 38.60 1.58
2008 38.00 1.33
2007 37.50 1.35

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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.