This section provides links to useful publications relating to the definition of obesity, methods of measuring obesity, causes of obesity, and the consequences of obesity as well as epidemiological information. In this section: Childhood Obesity,
World map of obesity rates for women:
World map of obesity rates for men:
The International Association for the Study of Obesity has a Data Portal on their website with charts, maps, country comparisons, trends, etc.
These maps drawn from data in the International Obesity Task Force Report for December 2008.
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