Obesity (adjusted Body Mass Index)

Obesity (adjusted body mass index) by geographic area

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and geographic area, ages 18+, 2007/08 to 2013/14

Graph depicting Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and geographic area, ages 18+, 2007/08 to 2013/14. Data found in tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and geographic area, ages 18+, 2007/08 to 2013/14

Geographic RegionPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2008Prevalence Rate, 2009 to 2010Prelavence Rate, 2011 to 2012Prevalence Rate, 2013 to 2014
Sudbury and districts27.0% (CI: 23.4% to 31.0%)30.9% (CI: 26.3% to 35.9%)31.9% (CI: 27.5% to 36.7%)32.5% (CI: 28.5% to 36.7%)
Northeastern Ontario28.9% (CI: 26.9% to 31.0%)30.3% (CI: 27.8% to 32.8%)29.5% (CI: 26.8% to 32.4%)31.2% (CI: 28.8% to 33.7%)
Ontario22.9% (CI: 22.3% to 23.6%)23.4% (CI: 22.6% to 24.1%)24.0% (CI: 23.2% to 24.8%)25.1% (CI: 24.3% to 25.9%)

Obesity (adjusted body mass index) by sex

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and sex, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and sex, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and sex, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

SexPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
Males28.8% (CI: 24.7% to 33.3%)29.6% (CI: 25.6% to 34.0%)
Females29.2% (CI: 25.6% to 33.0%)34.1% (CI: 29.7% to 38.7%)

Obesity (adjusted body mass index) by age group

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Figure: Prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and age group, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and age group, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.

Table: Prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and age group, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Age (Years)Prevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
18 to 2924.8% (CI: 19.0% to 31.6%)23.0% (CI: 16.5% to 31.1%)
30 to 4425.7% (CI: 19.8% to 32.8%)34.8% (CI: 27.9% to 42.5%)
45 to 6434.8% (CI: 30.1% to 39.9%)36.4% (CI: 30.2% to 43.1%)
65+31.4% (CI: 26.7% to 36.5%)35.9% (CI: 29.8% to 42.6%)

Obesity (adjusted body mass index) by household income

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and household income, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and household income, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and household income, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Household Income DistributionPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
Quintile 1 (Lowest)31.3% (CI: 24.8% to 38.7%)32.1% (CI: 25.0% to 40.0%)
Quintile 230.0% (CI: 23.5% to 37.3%)29.7% (CI: 22.2% to 38.5%)
Quintile 331.9% (CI: 24.6% to 40.2%)38.0% (CI: 30.5% to 46.1%)
Quintile 423.7% (CI: 17.9% to 30.6%)26.7% (CI: 20.9% to 33.4%)
Quintile 5 (Highest)25.0% (CI: 19.4% to 31.5%)30.8% (CI: 24.8% to 37.4%)

Obesity (adjusted body mass index) by education

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and education, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and education, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and education, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

EducationPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
< Highschool Diploma41.9% (CI: 30.9% to 53.8%)35.2% E (CI: 24.0% to 48.3%)
Highschool Diploma28.2% (CI: 22.3% to 34.9%)37.8% (CI: 29.7% to 46.5%)
Trade, College or University Diploma or Certificate31.2% (CI: 26.5% to 36.4%)36.7% (CI: 31.7% to 42.0%)
University Degree25.2% (CI: 18.9% to 32.8%)23.6% (CI: 18.2% to 30.1%)

Obesity (adjusted body mass index) by first official language spoken

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Figure: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and first official language spoken, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

Graph depicting Prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and first official language spoken, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014. Data found in tables below.

Table: Age-standardized prevalence rate, obesity (adjusted body mass index), by year and first official language spoken, ages 18+, 2007 to 2010 and 2011 to 2014

First Official Language SpokenPrevalence Rate, 2007 to 2010Prevalence Rate, 2011 to 2014
French31.1% (CI: 25.8% to 37.0%)35.9% (CI: 29.4% to 43.0%)
English28.7% (CI: 25.6% to 32.1%)30.2% (CI: 26.6% to 34.0%)

 


This item was last modified on March 13, 2019