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Health > Obesity in men: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Percentage of men who have a BMI (body mass index) greater than 30 Kg/sq.meters (Data for 2002).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United Kingdom 22.1% 2002
2 Slovakia 18.8% 2002
3 Czech Republic 13.4% 2002
4 Iceland 12.4% 2002
5 Finland 12% 2002
6 Sweden 11% 2002
7 France 9.7% 2002
8 Netherlands 9% 2002
9 Norway 8.4% 2002
10 Switzerland 7.9% 2002
11 Japan 3.4% 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Health > Obesity in men. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", OECD Health Data 2004. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Health/Obesity-in-men

Health > Obesity in men: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Health > Obesity in men

All of the top 2 countries by obesity in men are Cold countries'.
All of the top 5 countries by obesity in men are European.
All of the top 3 countries by obesity in men are European Union.
All of the top 4 countries by obesity in men are NATO.
All of the top 8 countries by obesity in men are High income OECD.
5 of the top 7 countries by obesity in men are Christian.
2 of the top 3 countries by obesity in men are Landlocked.
Japan ranked last for obesity in men amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2002.
2 of the top 3 countries by obesity in men are Eastern European.
Netherlands ranked second last for obesity in men amongst Non-religious countries in 2002.

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