Countries with the Highest Obesity Rates


Which Countries have the Highest Obesity Rates in the world

(The Top 10 Fattest Countries in the world and Top Ten Obese Countries in the world) About centuries obesity was not more seen up to the Last century in which it has became commonly, hence more in 1997 the WHO (World Health Organization) officially specified obesity as a global outbreak. Because according to the WHO reports of 2005 there are minimum 4000 thousand grown ups (9.8%) are overweight, with greater numbers among females than males.

Obesity is an illness during which body system become too much fat and weight is raised near a critical stage.


It is too much dangerous illness that improves the life expectancy of a person and became the reason of so many illnesses. Therefore it is mostly said that, it is a significant reason of morality. Obesity could be due to many reasons and some out of which the significant roots are given below:

  1. Genetics
  2. Sedentary lifestyle
  3. Diet

Up to the end of 2008, The WHO stated that 150 million grown ups, 20 years and older, were obese and more than 200 ten thousand males and nearly 300 then thousand females were overweight. The amount of obesity also improves with age at least up to 5.0 or 6.0 decades of age.

Record of Top 10 Countries with the Highest Obesity Rates in the World

Rank Name of Country Population with Obese  Ranging from 5 or more
1.  United States.svgUnited States 30.6
2.  MexicoMexico  24.2
3.  United Kingdom.svgUnited Kingdom 23
4.  SlovakiaSlovakia  22.4
5.  Greece.svgGreece 21.7
6.  Australia.svgAustralia 21.9
7.  New Zealand.svgNew Zealand  20.9
8.  Hungary.svgHungary  18.8
9.  LuxembourgLuxembourg 18.4
10.  Czech RepublicCzech Republic 14.8

Q: Which Country has the Highest Obesity Rates.?

Ans: Unfortunately the Highest Obesity rate in the world is found in the United States of America. Then Mexico comes on the 2nd position.


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