Italy - Obesity Prevalence

Since 2014, Italy Obesity Prevalence was down by 0.8points year on year. In 2019, the country was number 14 comparing other countries in Obesity Prevalence with 9.9 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. Italy is overtaken by Norway, which was number 13 with 12 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by South Korea at 5.8 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. United States ranked the highest with 40.8 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2019, that is an increase of 0.7points compared to 2018. Mexico, New Zealand and Canada respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Korea witnessed the best average annual growth at +6.2points per year, while Iceland recorded the worst performance at -2points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2019 9.90
2018 9.90
2017 9.90
2016 9.90
2015 9.80
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How does Italy rank in Obesity Prevalence?

# 16 Countries Percent of Persons Aged 15+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
United States
40.80 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.3 % View data
2 #2
Mexico
33.30 % 2016 NA NA View data
13 #13
Norway
12.00 % 2015 NA NA View data
14 #14
Italy
9.90 % 2019 +0.0 % -0.8 % View data
15 #15
South Korea
5.80 % 2019 +1.8 % +6.2 % View data
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