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Global Obesity Prevention Center

Obesity Factors


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Obesity is a major global, epidemic that affects everyone- all age groups, all income levels and all countries.


Global Facts:


Domestic Facts:




Try using our Country Ranking Tool to visualize comparisons of overweight children, obesity and diabetes rates in adults, food security, life expectancy, income and physical activity levels in 230 countries and territories around the world. 


Data compiled from the United States Centers for Disease Control and PreventionWorld Health Organization and the State of Obesity