Global Prevalence of Adult Overweight & Obesity by Region

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1 Country Year of Data Collection Global Prevalence of Adult Overweight & Obesity by Region National /Regional Survey Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI 25- %BMI European Region Albania National (DHS) Armenia 2005 National (DHS) Austria 2005/6 National * Azerbaijan 2006 National (DHS) Belgium National Bosnia & Herzegovina 2002 National Bulgaria 2004 National Croatia 2003 National Cyprus 2005/9 National Czech Republic 2008 National Denmark (self report) 2005 National England 2014 National Estonia (self report) 2004 National Finland (self report) 2005 National France 2006 National Germany National * See notes on survey at national but not necessarily representative Self report data is tabled but this data is not used on our online maps due to the limitations of using self report BMI data.

2 Country Year of Data Collection National /Regional Survey Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI 25- %BMI Greece Regional Hungary (self report) 2004 National Iceland Israel Ireland National Ireland (Northern) 2014/15 National Italy (self report) 2005 National n/a n/a Italy 1998 National (not verified) n/a Kazakstan 2012 National Kyrgystan 1993 National (DHS) Kyrgystan 2012 National (DHS) Latvia (self report) 2006 National Lithuania 2007 National Luxembourg 2013 National (OECD) n/a Malta (self report) 2008 National Moldova 2005 National (DHS) Netherlands National Norway Regional Poland National Portugal National Romania Russia 2000 National

3 Country Year of Data Collection National /Regional Survey Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI 25- %BMI Scotland 2013 National Serbia (Republic of ) 2013 National Slovak Republic 2007 National n/a Slovenia (self report) 2001 National Spain 2008/10 National Sweden 2013 National Switzerland (self 2007 National (OECD) n/a report) Tajikistan 2012 National Turkey (Urban) Regional Turkmenistan 2000 National (DHS) Uzbekistan 2002 National (DHS) (m) (f) Wales (self report) 2013 National Self Report Obesity overview European Region 4.2% Kyrgystan 27.9% Greece 7.1% Uzbekistan 36% Albania

4 Year of Survey Data Country Collection National /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Africa Region Algeria 2005 National Benin 2011/12 National (DHS) Burkina Faso 2003 National (DHS) Burundi 2010 National (DHS) Cameroon 2004 National (DHS) Cameroon (urban) 2003 Regional Central African 1994/95 National (DHS) Republic Chad 2004 National (DHS) Comoros 2012 National (DHS) Congo (the) 2004 Regional Cote d'ivoire 2011/12 National (DHS) Democratic 2013/4 National (DHS) Republic of the Congo (the) Eritrea 2004 National Ethiopia 2011 National (DHS) Gabon 2012 National (DHS) Ghana 2014 National (DHS) Guinea 2012 National (DHS) Kenya 2014 National (DHS) Results presented for total adults only.

5 Year of Survey Data Country Collection National /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Liberia 2013 National (DHS) Lesotho 2009 National (DHS) Madagascar 2008/9 National (DHS) Malawi 2009 National Maldives 2009 National (DHS) Mali 2006 National (DHS) Mauritiana 2000/01 National (DHS) Mauritius 2015 National Mozambique 2011 National (DHS) Namibia 2013 National (DHS) Nicaragua 2001 National (DHS) Niger 2012 National (DHS) Nigeria 2013 National (DHS) 32, Rwanda 2010 National (DHS) Sao Tome & 2008/9 National (DHS) Principie Senegal 2010/11 National (DHS) Seychelles 2004 National Sierra Leone 2013 National (DHS) South Africa 2012 National Tanzania 2010 National (DHS) Togo 2013/14 National (DHS) Uganda 2011 National (DHS) Zambia 2013/14 National (DHS)

6 Year of Survey Data Country Collection National /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Zimbabwe 2010/11 National Obesity Overview Africa Region 0.2 Rwanda 14.7% Seychelles 1% Ethiopia 39.2% South Africa

7 Survey Year of Data National Country Collection /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ SE Asia Region Bangladesh 2011 National (DHS) Bangladesh 2014 National (DHS) India 2005/6 National (DHS) Indonesia 2013 National Nepal 2011 National (DHS) Sri Lanka 2005/6 National Thailand 2004 National Obesity Overview SEAR 0.7% Bangladesh -4.7% Thailand 2.2% Nepal 9.1% Thailand

8 Survey Year of Data National Country Collection /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Western Pacific Region Australia 2007/8 National Brunei Darussalam National Cambodia 2014 National (DHS) China 2009 National Cook Island 1998 Regional Fiji 1993 National French Polynesia 1995 National Hong Kong 1995/6 National Japan 2012 OECD National Korea (South) 1998 National Malaysia 2007/8 National Marshall Islands 2003 ** National Mongolia 2009 National Nauru 2004 National New Zealand 2014/15 National Niue 1987 Regional Philippines 2003 National Samoa 1995 Regional Singapore 2010 National n/a Survey size very small treat with caution ** Year of publication not year of survey

9 Survey Year of Data National Country Collection /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Tonga National Timor Leste National (DHS) Vanuatu 1998 National Vietnam 2001/2 National Obesity Overview WPR 1.6% South Korea 55.7% Nauru 0.8% Timor Leste 70.3% Tonga

10 Survey Year of Data National Country Collection /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Eastern Med Afghanistan 2013 Regional Bahrain 2007 National Egypt 2014 National Iran 2009 National Iraq 2006 National Jordan 2012 National (DHS) Kuwait 2006 National Lebannon 2009 National Libyan Arab 2009 National Jamahiriya Morocco 2008 National (DHS) Oman 2000 National Pakistan 2012/13 National (DHS) Palestine 2010/11 National Qatar 2012 National Saudi Arabia 2005 National Tunisia 2005 National UAE 2000 National Yemen 2013 National (DHS) Obesity Overview EMR 8.2 Morocco 36.4% Kuwait 8% Yemen 50.4% Saudi Arabia

11 Survey Year of Data Country Collection National /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ Americas Region Argentina (urban) 2003 Regional Bahamas 2001 National Barbados 1991 n/a n/a n/a Bolivia 2008 National (DHS) Brazil 2008/9 National Canada National Chile 2009/10 National Colombia 2010 National (DHS) Cuba* 2010/11 National Dominican R 2013 National (DHS) Guatemala 1998/9 National (DHS) Guyana 2000 National Haiti 2012 National (DHS) Honduras 2011/12 National (DHS) Jamaica National Mexico 2012 National 38, Nicaragua 2001 National Panama National Paraguay n/a Peru 2014 National (DHS) St Lucia National Trinidad & Tobago 1999 National

12 Survey Year of Data Country Collection National /Regional Size Age Category % BMI %BMI 30+ % BMI %BMI 30+ USA 2011/12 National Uruguay (Urban) Self 1998 National Report Venezuela 2010 Regional (Urban) Obesity Overview Americas region 8.4% St Lucia 34.2% Venezuela 7.8% Haiti 37.7% Jamaica *Not presented by gender total adults used in both male & female column. Data Last Updated 18 th May 2016 With the limited data available, prevalence s are not age standardised. Prevalence s are based on the best available data for the country, in some circumstances the data may be based on sub national surveys. Self reported surveys may underestimate true prevalence. Sources and references are available from World Obesity. World Obesity Federation, London May 2016 DHS surveys are Demographic Health Surveys. Further details can be found on

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