MOST OBESE COUNTRIES

TOP 10 COUNTRIES SUFFERING FROM OBESITY

Published By Livemint | 05 Dec, 2022

 South and central Pacific microstates top the list of countries with the highest prevalence of obesity.

More than 40.7% of the people living in Kuwait were overweight.

 The rates of increase in adult obesity over the last two decades were 2.4% for men and 1.1% for women in Qatar.

Saudi Arabia ranks 4th in this list of countries with the highest prevalence of obesity.

US ranks 5th in the list  with over 37.3% of the adult population being overweight.

The share of the adult population suffering from obesity in Jordan is over 36.9%.

Over 36.5% of the adult population of Bermuda in the North Atlantic Ocean are obese.

In UAE over 35.5% of the adult population are overweight, ranking 8th on the list.

Over 35.3% of the Puerto Rican adult population is obese.

Lebanon ranking last in this list has over 33.4% of obese population.