Body mass index, overweight or obese, self-reported, adult, by sex, provinces and territories (Percent)

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Body mass index, overweight or obese, self-reported, adult, by sex, provinces and territories
(Percent)
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  percent
Canada 52.3 52.1 52.5 53.6 54.0
Males 60.9 60.1 59.9 62.0 61.8
Females 43.7 44.2 45.0 45.1 46.2
Newfoundland and Labrador 63.2 69.3 63.2 69.2 67.5
Males 69.1 77.0 72.4 75.0 72.6
Females 57.6 61.9 54.2 63.6 62.4
Prince Edward Island 56.6 57.6 61.3 64.4 61.0
Males 67.1 67.2 70.7 71.0 63.0
Females 46.1 48.0 52.6 58.0 59.1
Nova Scotia 61.1 61.0 60.5 61.0 62.6
Males 68.1 67.9 69.5 64.2 68.5
Females 54.6 54.5 52.1 58.1 57.1
New Brunswick 62.8 59.4 60.8 64.3 64.0
Males 66.0 63.1 69.7 68.8 70.0
Females 59.7 55.8 52.4 60.1 58.2
Quebec 51.8 50.1 50.8 53.0 51.4
Males 60.7 58.0 58.0 61.2 59.3
Females 42.8 42.3 43.6 44.8 43.4
Ontario 52.6 52.3 52.9 53.2 54.6
Males 60.9 59.9 60.7 61.6 62.4
Females 44.3 44.8 45.2 44.8 46.9
Manitoba 60.7 58.4 56.3 56.9 61.5
Males 68.5 64.4 65.5 64.2 67.8
Females 52.9 52.2 46.6 49.2 55.1
Saskatchewan 58.9 59.4 59.5 61.1 58.4
Males 67.6 67.0 68.8 69.9 63.7
Females 49.9 51.6 49.8 51.7 52.6
Alberta 51.6 52.2 53.1 54.6 55.0
Males 59.9 62.0 58.4 64.4 63.7
Females 42.3 41.6 47.4 44.0 45.8
British Columbia 44.4 46.6 46.5 46.9 48.0
Males 54.9 55.7 54.0 56.8 56.9
Females 33.7 37.5 39.2 37.0 39.1
Yukon 51.8 55.0 51.5 64.2 57.1
Males 55.6 59.8 60.3 68.2 60.5
Females 47.8 49.9 42.2 59.8 53.4
Northwest Territories 54.2 60.7 61.9 57.4 64.7
Males 62.3 65.0 61.3 59.3 71.2
Females 45.6 55.5 62.6 55.3 57.5
Nunavut 60.1 58.2 54.4 59.5 49.4
Males 56.8 62.0 51.6 53.7 48.8
Females 64.1 53.6 58.1 66.3 50.1

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