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28. Overweight or obese males, measured

Percentage of males with a BMI>25 kg/m2 You or your institution have access to this content

Keywords:  obese, males, overweight
28 June 2012
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Overweight or obese males, measured
Percentage of males with a BMI>25 kg/m2
Percentage
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‌2004‌
‌2005‌
‌2006‌
‌2007‌
‌2008‌
‌2009‌
‌2010‌
‌2011‌
Australia
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67.7
 
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Austria
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Belgium
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Canada
62.7
 
65.1
 
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66.1
 
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Chile
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64.6
 
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Czech Republic
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60.0
 
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64.0
 
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61.0
 
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Denmark
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Estonia
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Finland
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65.9
 
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France
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Germany
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Greece
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Hungary
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62.7
 
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Iceland
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Ireland
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67.0
 
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Israel 1
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Italy
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Japan
28.4
 
28.6
 
29.7
 
30.4
 
28.6
 
30.5
 
30.4
 
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Korea
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34.0
 
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35.4
 
34.8
 
34.5
 
34.8
 
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Luxembourg
59.0
 
59.9
 
61.1
 
62.4
 
62.4
 
66.8
 
66.2
 
68.2
 
Mexico
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66.4
 
66.7
 
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Netherlands
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New Zealand
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67.7
 
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69.1
 
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Norway
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Poland
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Portugal
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Slovak Republic
62.9
 
62.7
 
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57.8
 
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Slovenia
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Spain
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Sweden
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Switzerland
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Turkey
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United Kingdom
66.6
 
64.7
 
67.1
 
65.1
 
65.9
 
65.8
 
67.8
 
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United States
70.8
 
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73.3
 
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72.3
 
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74.1
 
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1.
The statistical data for Israel are supplied by and under the responsibility of the relevant Israeli authorities. The use of such data by the OECD is without prejudice to the status of the Golan Heights, East Jerusalem and Israeli settlements in the West Bank under the terms of international law.
b)
Break in series
Source: OECD Health Data: Non-medical determinants of health: OECD Health Statistics (database).
 
This table includes data on overweight or obese males, as a percentage of males with a BMI>25 kg/m2. The table is part of the key tables collection on health.
Years covered: :
2004-2011

Countries covered: 

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Luxembourg
  • Mexico
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
 
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