Percentage of Canadians age 18 and older who are classified as obese, based on self-reported height and weight. Analyzed by self-reported adjusted household income.
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Rates are age-standardized to the 2011 Canadian standard population. Data is suppressed when estimates are based on small numbers.
Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS), Statistics Canada
LCL: Lower confidence limit
UCL: Upper confidence limit
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