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Potential Future EU Members Compared by People > Obesity > Adult obesity rate

DEFINITION: This entry gives the percent of a country's population considered to be obese. Obesity is defined as an adult having a Body Mass Index (BMI) greater to or equal to 30.0. BMI is calculated by taking a person's weight in kg and dividing it by the person's squared height in meters.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Turkey 27.8% 2008
2 Bosnia and Herzegovina 26.5% 2008
3 Serbia 24.8% 2008
4 Iceland 23.2% 2008
5 Montenegro 22.5% 2008
6 Albania 21.3% 2008
7 Republic of Macedonia 21.1% 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by People > Obesity > Adult prevalence rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Potential-Future-EU-Members/People/Obesity/Adult-obesity-rate

Potential Future EU Members Compared by People > Obesity > Adult obesity rate

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