Overweight or Obese Population

This key economic indicator for the Obesity sector has been recently updated.

  1. In 2019, Overweight or Obese Population in South Korea increased 1points compared to a year earlier.
  2. Since 2014 South Korea Overweight or Obese Population was up 2.1points year on year close to 40.7 Percent of Men.
  3. In 2017 Finland was ranked number 4 in Overweight or Obese Population.
  4. In 2016 Chile was ranked number 2 in Overweight or Obese Population at 73.6 Percent of Men, jumping from 7 in 2015.

Top Countries in Overweight or Obese Population

# 11 Countries Percent of Men Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
74.80 % 2019 +0.4 % +0.3 % View data
2 #2
Chile
73.60 % 2016 NA NA View data
3 #3
Australia
72.40 % 2017 NA NA View data
4 #4
Finland
71.90 % 2017 NA +1.7 % View data
5 #5
New Zealand
70.30 % 2019 -0.1 % -0.1 % View data
6 #6
Ireland
70.00 % 2017 NA NA View data
7 #7
Mexico
69.40 % 2016 NA NA View data
8 #8
United Kingdom
67.20 % 2019 +0.1 % +0.6 % View data
9 #9
Canada
63.90 % 2019 -0.5 % NA View data
10 #10
South Korea
40.70 % 2019 +1.0 % +2.1 % View data
11 #11
Japan
31.20 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.7 % View data

Source: OECD

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