UK Women are the fattest in Europe Home › Forums › Off Topic › Health Fitness & Wellbeing › UK Women are the fattest in Europe This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by admin 5 years ago. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts February 24, 2013 at 5:55 pm #26011 adminKeymaster Data agency Eurostat, which looked at 19 countries, found nearly a quarter of UK women – 23.9% – were recorded as being obese in the year 2008 to 2009. Just over 22% of UK men were classed as obese, coming second only to Malta. A person is defined as obese if their body mass index (BMI), the result of a calculation involving weight and height, is above a certain level. The BMI correlates fairly well with body fat. Statisticians found the share of overweight and obese people increases with age in all of the 19 member states that data was available for. full story: bbc June 13, 2013 at 12:08 pm #40798 Pascal143Member In Europe almost every second person is fat including man, women and children, the cause of their fat they used to eat alot like burgers, wine, coke wine, pork all these happened rapid fat to their bodies. Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.