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Adult obesity international comparisons data factsheet

Authors/ source/ publisher
The Public Health England Obesity
Date added to library 05 October 2016
Year published
2016
Abstract
This series of factsheets (previously known as Key Data Briefings) compiles up-to-date key information and data about obesity and its determinants in an easily readable format. The data factsheets will be a useful resource for policy makers, practitioners and anyone with an interest in obesity. 
 
This factsheet presents data on the prevalence of overweight and obesity among adults in the OECD countries. The data is sourced from statistics published in The Lancet from the Global Burden of Disease project(2) and data from the OECD iLibrary.(3)