United Arab Emirates - Prevalence of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or over

Since 2014, United Arab Emirates Prevalence of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or over rose 2.1points year on year. In 2019, the country was ranked number 19 comparing other countries in Prevalence of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or over at 28.9 Percent of Men Aged 18+. United Arab Emirates is overtaken by Hungary, which was ranked number 18 with 29.5 Percent of Men Aged 18+ and is followed by Lebanon with 28.7 Percent of Men Aged 18+. Nauru topped the ranking with 59.9 Percent of Men Aged 18+ in 2019, that is an increase of 0.7points compared to 2018. Palau, Marshall Islands and Tuvalu respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Vietnam recorded the best 5 years average growth at +6.7points per year, while Nauru was the worst growing country at +0.7points per year.

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Date Percent of Men Aged 18+
2019 28.90
2018 28.40
2017 27.90
2016 27.50
2015 26.80
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How does United Arab Emirates rank in Prevalence of Obesity Among Males Aged 18 or over?

# 188 Countries Percent of Men Aged 18+ Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Nauru
59.90 % 2019 +0.7 % +0.7 % View data
2 #2
Palau
53.60 % 2019 +1.1 % +1.2 % View data
18 #18
Hungary
29.50 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.9 % View data
19 #19
United Arab Emirates
28.90 % 2019 +1.8 % +2.1 % View data
20 #20
Lebanon
28.70 % 2019 +1.4 % +1.8 % View data
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