Child Obesity Statistics

Childhood obesity has more than doubled in children and quadrupled in adolescents in the past 30 years. The percentage of children aged 6–11 years in the United States who were obese increased from 7% in 1980 to nearly 18% in 2012. Similarly, the percentage of adolescents aged 12–19 years who were obese increased from 5% to nearly 21% over the same period. 

The percentage is increasing in an alarming mode which is ultimately leading to several other body diseases at such a tender age. To reduce child obesity, there should be proper planned health diet for the children a regular physical exercise is also needed in order to improve the condition in a better way.

  •  The Prevalence of Childhood Obesity

Related Conference of Child Obesity Statistics

Child Obesity Statistics Conference Speakers