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Age-standardized prevalence of obesity (defined as BMI = 30 kg/m2), age 18+, WHO estimates (%), males

Full name:
Age-standardized prevalence of obesity (defined as BMI = 30 kg/m2) in people aged 18 years and over, WHO estimates (%), males
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%
Type of measure:
Age-standardised rate, Population-weighted country group average
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Data source:
European Health for All database
Data source notes:
The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
•    SDR: age-standardized death rates (see HFA-DB user manual/Technical notes, page 13, for details)
•    FTE: full-time equivalent
•    PP: physical persons
•    PPP$: purchasing power parities expressed in US $, an internationally comparable scale reflecting the relative domestic purchasing powers of currencies.

Indicator notes:
Age-standardized prevalence of obesity (defined as BMI = 30 kg/m2) in people aged 18 years and over, WHO estimates (%), males
Indicator code: rf.obesity.18.s.M This indicator shares the definition with the parent indicator \"Age-standardized prevalence of obesity (defined as BMI = 30 kg/m2) in people aged 18 years and over, WHO estimates (%)\".

Age-standardized prevalence of obesity (defined as BMI = 30 kg/m2) in people aged 18 years and over, WHO estimates (%).

Percentage of defined population (aged 18 years and over) with a body mass index (BMI) of 30 kg/m2 or higher.

Data source: WHO - Global Health Observatory (GHO)