Health Inequalities Interactive Tool: Obesity

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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.
Indicator technical notes (PDF)
Data tables (XLSX)

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Both sexes combined | By sex

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View the indicator rates by income for each province, by year

View the potential impact if all Canadians had experienced the same indicator rate as those in the highest income level for each province, by year

View the trends over time in indicator rates by income for each province

Identify changes over time

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

Trends in Income-Related Inequalities in Canada report | Methodology notes (PDF) | User guide (PDF) | Video demonstration (video)

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