Japan - Overweight or Obese Population

Since 2014, Japan Overweight or Obese Population rose 1.7points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 11 among other countries in Overweight or Obese Population with 31.2 Percent of Men. United States lead the ranking with 74.8 Percent of Men in 2019, that is a growth of 0.4points versus 2018. Chile, Australia and Finland respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Korea witnessed the best average annual growth at +2.1points per year, while New Zealand recorded the worst performance at -0.1points per year.

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Date Percent of Men
2019 31.20
2018 31.00
2017 30.70
2016 31.30
2015 29.50
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How does Japan rank 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
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
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