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Health: Key Tables from OECD

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2009 Overweight or obese females 2009

Percentage of females with a BMI>25 kg/m2

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Health: Key tables from OECD - ISSN 2075-8480 - © OECD 2009

 Overweight or obese females
 Percentage of females with a BMI>25 kg/m2
 
 
 
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
 
Australia
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Austria
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
42.6
 
 b
..
 
..
 
 
Belgium
37.9
 
..
 
..
 
37.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Canada
38.2
 
 b
..
 
38.2
 
..
 
38.8
 
..
 
39.2
 
..
 
 
Czech Republic
..
 
46.7
 
..
 
..
 
46.0
 
 d
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Denmark
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
38.2
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Finland
35.9
 
37.3
 
37.9
 
38.6
 
40.1
 
41.3
 
42.8
 
..
 
 
France
..
 
31.3
 
..
 
29.3
 
..
 
31.6
 
..
 
..
 
 
Germany
..
 
..
 
41.2
 
..
 
41.5
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Greece
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
53.2
 
..
 
53.3
 
 
Hungary
..
 
..
 
47.8
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Iceland
..
 
40.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
53.5
 
..
 
 
Ireland
..
 
40.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
41.0
 
..
 
 
Italy
34.2
 
33.7
 
34.5
 
..
 
35.9
 
36.7
 
36.8
 
..
 
 
Japan
21.6
 
 d
23.1
 
 d
22.2
 
 d
20.6
 
 d
22.0
 
 d
21.4
 
 d
..
 
..
 
 
Korea
29.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
27.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Luxembourg
41.4
 
 d
41.7
 
 d
43.4
 
 d
43.9
 
 d
43.9
 
 d
45.7
 
 d
44.3
 
 d
..
 
 
Mexico
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
71.3
 
71.9
 
..
 
..
 
 
Netherlands
39.6
 
39.0
 
41.1
 
41.9
 
39.6
 
41.9
 
39.9
 
..
 
 
New Zealand
..
 
..
 
54.5
 
 d
..
 
..
 
..
 
57.6
 
 d
..
 
 
Norway
..
 
35.2
 
..
 
..
 
34.0
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Poland
..
 
..
 
..
 
39.1
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
Portugal
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
47.5
 
..
 
..
 
 
Slovak Republic
..
 
..
 
40.5
 
43.8
 
 d
46.0
 
 d
..
 
40.3
 
 d
..
 
 
Spain
41.2
 
..
 
40.9
 
..
 
..
 
43.4
 
..
 
..
 
 
Sweden
35.8
 
37.5
 
36.2
 
35.3
 
36.2
 
36.2
 
36.3
 
..
 
 
Switzerland
..
 
29.3
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
28.6
 
..
 
 
Turkey
..
 
..
 
43.4
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
..
 
 
United Kingdom
56.4
 
 d
56.5
 
 d
55.6
 
 d
57.1
 
 d
56.3
 
 d
56.1
 
 d
56.4
 
 d
..
 
 
United States
..
 
61.4
 
 d
..
 
61.8
 
 d
..
 
61.5
 
 d
..
 
..
 
Last updated: 8 June 2010
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