Statistics on obesity, physical activity and diet (England)

Published3rd June 2014

A yearly dataset and accompanying report covering the prevalence of obesity in adults and children; trends in purchases and consumption of food and drink; and the health outcomes of obesity.


Data includes figures on diagnosis of obesity by: gender, age group and region. Data is also provided on the number of prescription items per household for the treatment of obesity, as well as the associated ingredient costs.

An accompanying report discusses trends in obesity, physical activity and diet.


The responsible statistician (see above) can be contacted with any queries.

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