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25.70 - 26.73:
 
26.73 - 27.77:
 
27.77 - 28.80:
 

Overweight and Obesity Rate (Youth)

Body mass index (BMI) for youth is a measure used to compare people according to height and weight. In Peg, we report the percentage of the population age 12 to 17 years that is overweight, and the percentage that is obese according to their BMI.

Overweight and Obesity Rate (Youth)

Body mass index (BMI)  for youth is a measure used to compare people according to height and weight. In Peg, we report the percentage of the population age 12-17 years, that is overweight, and the percentage that is obese according to their BMI.
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Overweight and Obesity Rate (Youth) Sustainable Development Goals

3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being for all at all ages is essential to sustainable development. Significant strides have been made in increasing life expectancy and reducing some of the common killers associated with child and maternal mortality. Major progress has been made on increasing access to clean water and sanitation, reducing malaria, tuberculosis, polio and the spread of HIV/AIDS. However, many more efforts are needed to fully eradicate a wide range of diseases and address many different persistent and emerging health issues.