- By 2025, around a fifth of adults worldwide will be obese
- Over a third of UK men and women, and over 40% of US men and women will be obese by 2025.
- Interactive maps and country by country data available below
The age-corrected proportion of obese men has more than tripled (3.2% to 10.8%), and the proportion of obese women has more than doubled (6.4% to 14.9%) since 1975. At the same time, the proportion of underweight people fell more modestly--by around a third in both men (13.8% to 8.8%) and women (14.6% to 9.7%).