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Statistics on Obesity, Physical Activity and Diet - England, 2016

Authors/ source/ publisher
Health & Social Care Information Centre (hscic)
Date added to library 04 May 2016
Year published
This statistical report presents a range of information on obesity, physical activity and diet, drawn together from a variety of sources. 
The topics covered include: 
Part 1: Overweight and obesity prevalence among adults and children 
Part 2: Health Outcomes; presents a range of information about the health outcomes of being obese or overweight which includes information on health risks, hospital admissions and prescription drugs used for treatment of obesity 
Part 3: Physical activity levels among adults and children 
Part 4: Diet among adults and children, including trends in purchases, and consumption of food and drink and energy intake 
Each section provides an overview of the key findings from these sources, as well as providing sources of further information and links to relevant documents and sources.