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Trends in overweight

Trends in prevalence of overweight in adults from selected countries around the World

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The chart presents a trend in % prevalence of overweight (BMI ≥ 25 kg/m²) in adults from selected countries around the globe. The countries are selected on the appropriateness and availability of the data. 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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