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Table 1 Age and gender stratified overweight and obesity prevalences among 2062 residents of Castellón.

From: Obesity and overweight prevalences in rural and urban populations in East Spain and its association with undiagnosed hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus: a cross-sectional population-based survey

  Men Women Total
  Overweight Obesity Overweight Obesity Overweight Obesity
Age Group No
% (95%CI)
No
% (95%CI)
No
% (95%CI)
No
% (95%CI)
No
% (95%CI)
No
% (95%CI)
≤ 34 15
39.5 (25.0–55.5)
3
7.9 (2.0–20.0)
19
22.0 (14.3–31.8)
4
4.6 (1.5–10.8)
34
27.4 (20.1–35.8)
7
5.7 (2.5–10.8)
35–44 45
51.2 (40.7–61.5)
16
18.2 (11.1–27.3)
73
23.8 (19.3–28.8)
42
13.7 (10.2–17.9)
118
29.9 (25.5–34.5)
58
14.7 (11.4–18.4)
45–54 82
63.0 (54.5–71.0)
22
16.9 (11.2–24.1)
122
36.5 (3.5–41.8)
78
23.3 (19.0–28.1)
205
44.2 (39.7–48.7)
100
21.5 (18.0–25.5)
55–64 63
46.6 (38.4–55.1)
43
31.8 (24.4–40.1)
112
40.6 (34.9–46.5)
100
36.2 (30.7–42.0)
175
42.6 (37.9–47.4)
143
34.8 (30.3–39.5)
≥ 65 119
47.2 (41.1–53.4)
69
27.4 (22.1–33.1)
170
40.9 (36.2–45.6)
157
37.7 (33.2–42.5)
290
43.4 (39.7–47.2)
226
33.9 (30.3–37.5)
Total 324
50.4 (46.5–54.2)
153
23.8 (20.6–27.3)
496
34.9 (32.5–37.5)
381
26.8 (24.6–29.2)
822
39.9 (37.7–42.0)
534
25.9 (24.0–27.9)
Age and gender-adjusted† % (95%CI) 46.8 (46.6–47.1) 16.0 (15.8–16.2) 29.3 (29.1–29.6) 17.4 (17.3–17.6) 38.0 (37.8–38.2) 16.7 (16.6–16.9)
  1. Overweight: Subjects with BMI = 25–29.9 Kg/m2
  2. Obesity: Subjects with BMI ≥ 30 Kg/m2
  3. No = Number of overweight or obese adults
  4. † Adjusted for the age and gender distribution of the population of Castellón