Self-Reported Overweight or Obese Population

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

  1. Finland Self-Reported Overweight or Obese Population was up 2.4points in 2019, compared to the previous year.
  2. Since 2014 Finland Self-Reported Overweight or Obese Population grew 1.6points year on year close to 56.3 Percent of Persons Aged 15+.
  3. In 2019 Canada was ranked number 6 in Self-Reported Overweight or Obese Population.
  4. In 2017 Iceland was number 2 in Self-Reported Overweight or Obese Population to 65.4 Percent of Persons Aged 15+, compared to 11 in 2016.

Top Countries in Self-Reported Overweight or Obese Population

# 20 Countries Percent of Persons Aged 15+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
66.10 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.6 % View data
2 #2
Iceland
65.40 % 2017 NA +0.7 % View data
3 #3
Finland
56.30 % 2019 +2.4 % +1.6 % View data
4 #4
Turkey
55.20 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.6 % View data
5 #5
Greece
55.00 % 2017 NA NA View data
6 #6
Canada
54.30 % 2019 +0.6 % +0.7 % View data
7 #7
Ireland
53.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
7 #7
Spain
53.00 % 2017 NA NA View data
9 #9
Germany
52.70 % 2017 NA NA View data
10 #10
Estonia
51.20 % 2019 +1.0 % -0.3 % View data
11 #11
Denmark
51.00 % 2017 NA NA View data
12 #12
Israel
50.90 % 2019 -0.2 % -1.4 % View data
13 #13
Sweden
49.00 % 2019 +0.6 % +1.1 % View data
14 #14
Chile
48.30 % 2015 NA NA View data
15 #15
Netherlands
47.70 % 2019 +0.2 % -0.2 % View data
16 #16
Australia
47.60 % 2017 NA NA View data
17 #17
Italy
46.20 % 2019 +0.2 % -0.1 % View data
18 #18
Norway
46.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
19 #19
Switzerland
41.80 % 2017 NA +0.4 % View data
20 #20
South Korea
28.40 % 2019 +1.4 % +2.6 % View data

Source: OECD

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