Global Obesity Regional Top 5

Global prevalence of adult obesity by gender, highlighting Top 5 countries in each region

Notes for researchers

The maps illustrate the prevalence of obesity (BMI ≥30 kg/m²) around the Globe by gender. The maps highlight to Top 5 countries in each region. The countries are selected on the appropriateness and availability of the data. The Top 5 are based on the data available to World Obesity at the time of creation. These slides are for illustration purposes only. The surveys are not strictly comparable because of differences in age range and methodology. With the limited data available, prevalence’s are not age standardised.

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