South Korea - Overweight Population

Since 2014, South Korea Overweight Population increased 1.8points year on year. With 34.9 Percent of Men in 2019, the country was number 10 comparing other countries in Overweight Population. South Korea is overtaken by United States, which was number 9 at 35.5 Percent of Men and is followed by Japan at 26.3 Percent of Men. Finland, Chile and Mexico respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Korea witnessed the best average annual growth at +1.8points per year, while United States was the worst growing country at -1.5points per year.

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Date Percent of Men
2019 34.90
2018 34.60
2017 34.30
2016 34.60
2015 32.40
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How does South Korea rank in Overweight Population?

# 11 Countries Percent of Men Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Ireland
46.00 % 2017 NA NA View data
2 #2
Finland
45.80 % 2017 NA +0.5 % View data
9 #9
United States
35.50 % 2019 -0.6 % -1.5 % View data
10 #10
South Korea
34.90 % 2019 +0.9 % +1.8 % View data
11 #11
Japan
26.30 % 2019 +0.4 % +1.3 % View data
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