Share of overweight girls in selected countries worldwide in 2011

This statistic shows the percentage of adolescent girls in selected countries all over the world who are considered overweight, because their Body Mass Index (BMI) is over 25, as of 2011. In 2011, 37 percent of adolescent girls (aged 15 to 19) in Turkey were considered overweight because their BMI was over 25.

Percentage of overweight adolescent girls in selected countries in 2011

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Release date

April 2012



Survey time period


Special properties

Adolescent girls aged 15 to 19 years whose BMI is above 25

Supplementary notes

According to the source, the analysis was based on 58 countries with available data.

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