Australia - Prevalence of obesity, male (% of male population ages 18+)

Prevalence of obesity, male (% of male population ages 18+) in Australia was reported at 29.6 % in 2016, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources.

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Prevalence of obesity adult is the percentage of adults ages 18 and over whose Body Mass Index (BMI) is 30 kg/m² or higher. Body Mass Index (BMI) is a simple index of weight-for-height, or the weight in kilograms divided by the square of the height in meters.

Australia | Demographics