Netherlands - Obesity Prevalence

Since 2014, Netherlands Obesity Prevalence grew 1points year on year. At 14 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2019, the country was ranked number 11 comparing other countries in Obesity Prevalence. Netherlands is overtaken by Denmark, which was number 10 with 16.8 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ and is followed by Sweden with 13.3 Percent of Persons Aged 15+. United States ranked the highest with 40.8 Percent of Persons Aged 15+ in 2019, that is a growth 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 witnessed the worst performance at -2points per year.

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Date Percent of Persons Aged 15+
2019 14.00
2018 13.80
2017 13.60
2016 13.60
2015 12.80
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How does Netherlands 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
10 #10
Denmark
16.80 % 2017 NA NA View data
11 #11
Netherlands
14.00 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.0 % View data
12 #12
Sweden
13.30 % 2019 +1.5 % +1.7 % View data
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