Obesity worldwide - Statistics & Facts

Key insights

Number of adults worldwide who are obese (in billions)
Percentage of adults aged 20 years and older worldwide who are overweight or obese
Share of the world population forecast to be overweight by 2025

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Obesity among adults

Obesity among children and adolescents

Deaths attributable to obesity

Economic impact of overweight and obesity


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