Obesity prevalence in England 2018, by gender

This statistic shows interviewer-measured obesity prevalence (measured as a distribution of BMI status) amongst individuals, by gender in England in 2018. In this year, 41 percent of men and 30 percent of women were measured as being overweight.

Interviewer-measured obesity prevalence among individuals in England in 2018, by gender

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Source

Release date

December 2019

Region

United Kingdom (England)

Survey time period

January to December 2018

Number of respondents

6,690*

Age group

16 years and older

Special properties

interviewer measured

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* Weighted bases in 2018: n (men) = 3,297; n (women) = 3,393;
The source provides the following information:
- underweight: less than 18.5 kilograms per square meter.
- normal weight: 18.5 to less than 25 kilograms per square meter.
- overweight: 25 to less than 30 kilograms per square meter.
- obese excluding morbidly obese: 30 to less than 40 kilograms per square meter.
- morbidly obese: 40 kilograms per square meter or more.
Based on those with valid height and weight measurements.

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