Share of individuals with overweight in the Netherlands 2018, by age

As of 2018, the rate of overweight was lowest among people under 18 years of age in the Netherlands. Just under 12 percent of people aged between 4 and 18 years old were overweight in 2018. Meanwhile the rate of overweight among members of the population aged between 70 and 74 was highest, at roughly 63 percent.

Share of individuals with overweight in the Netherlands in 2018, by age

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Source

Release date

March 2019

Region

Netherlands

Survey time period

2018

Age group

4 years and older

Supplementary notes

Body Mass Index: the Body Mass Index (BMI) is a person's weight in kilograms divided by the square of height in meters. A high BMI can be an indicator of high body fatness.

The source defines 'overweight' as having a BMI of 25 or more. A value of 25 to 29.99 means "slight overweight", with more than 30 being "obese".

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