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Table 1 Overweight (BMI ≥ 25.0 Kg/m2) and obesity (BMI ≥ 30.0 kg/m2) adult age-standardized prevalence in 2017 and percent change (APC) and 95% uncertainty intervals from 1990 to 2017 for Brazil and 27 states

From: The burden of non-communicable diseases attributable to high BMI in Brazil, 1990–2017: findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study

Location Sex Age-standardized overweight prevalence, 2017 Percent change in overweight prevalence, 1990–2017 Age-standardized obesity prevalence, 2017 Percent change in obesity prevalence, 1990–2017
% 95% UI % 95% UI % 95% UI % 95% UI
Brazil Male 54.3 52.0–56.6 47.6 36.4 -59.8 24.6 22.8–26.5 244.1 196.3–302.3
Female 52.4 49.8–55.0 47.6 34.6–61.3 29.8 27.9–31.8 165.7 133.8–202.6
Acre Male 55.6 52.4–58.8 76.8 54.4–103.2 24.8 22.4–27.5 338.2 246.4–450.0
Female 55.8 52.1–59.5 74.2 48.8–102.1 32.0 28.9–35.0 251.9 187.7–331.8
Alagoas Male 51.9 48.8–55.2 85.6 62.5–113.3 21.2 19.0–23.7 354.4 258.8–491.2
Female 50.6 47.1–54.1 87.1 61.6–118.9 28.0 25.6–30.9 270.3 207.6–362.1
Amazonas Male 54.7 51.5–57.7 51.5 34.0–71.7 26.8 24.1–29.8 274.8 197.4–370.6
Female 57.0 53.1–60.7 67.5 44.6–95.2 32.4 29.4–35.4 200.5 148.4–264.7
Amapá Male 54.2 50.9–57.4 71.2 49.9–95.6 25.9 23.1–28.7 315.8 228.7–423.5
Female 56.3 52.5–60.0 81.9 54.9–111.9 32.2 29.3–35.3 255.5 191.1–338.2
Bahia Male 47.8 44.9–50.8 64.3 45.2-–89.1 18.5 16.6–20.5 277.8 200.2–374.3
Female 51.4 47.7–54.7 70.3 46.6–97.7 27.8 25.3–30.5 217.0 157.9–290.4
Ceará Male 54.6 51.4–58.0 70.0 49.9–92.5 24.9 22.3–27.5 310.4 227.0–415.8
Female 53.4 49.8–57.1 79.0 54.8–108.8 29.4 26.8–32.1 247.7 184.1–329.0
Distrito Federal Male 73.8 69.5–78.0 27.1 13.3–42.5 48.0 43.4–52.7 185.3 130.8–255.0
Female 70.4 65.8–75.5 31.9 15.7–50.3 51.9 47.4–57.1 126.4 89.3–170.7
Espírito Santo Male 53.9 50.8–57.1 46.0 27.8–67.4 23.4 21.1–26.0 229.8 165.2–311.1
Female 51.7 48.1–55.3 59.2 37.3–85.8 29.0 26.1–31.8 187.6 135.9–250.9
Goiás Male 52.9 50.0–56.0 58.7 39.0–80.8 21.4 19.3–23.8 271.0 195.3–367.1
Female 51.1 47.7–54.7 60.3 39.2–86.6 28.4 25.8–31.0 205.1 149.6–271.6
Maranhão Male 47.1 44.2–50.3 88.3 64.2–119.0 16.9 15.1–18.9 372.2 266.8–518.4
Female 47.2 43.8–50.6 96.6 67.6–130.3 23.8 21.6–26.0 297.2 220.5–396.1
Minas Gerais Male 51.5 48.5–54.5 54.6 36.4–74.8 21.3 19.3–23.4 243.3 179.0–320.9
Female 50.0 46.8–53.5 23.5 8.7–42.1 27.0 24.7–29.4 112.1 77.7–156.4
Mato Grosso do Sul Male 58.4 54.9–61.6 66.8 46.6–89.2 27.0 24.4–29.8 301.1 222.5–400.8
Female 54.5 51.0–58.1 71.0 48.5–96.4 31.7 29.1–34.6 235.6 176.8–310.0
Mato Grosso Male 57.2 54.1–60.7 52.7 35.6–72.8 25.6 23.1–28.5 242.3 174.0–327.9
Female 53.9 50.4–57.5 53.1 32.7–77.2 30.5 27.6–33.5 182.6 134.5–247.2
Pará Male 53.6 50.6–56.7 59.4 40.6–83.5 22.7 20.2–25.1 248.3 174.4–338.5
Female 50.7 47.3–54.0 75.7 51.4–106.4 26.1 23.8–28.7 219.7 158.9–294.2
Paraíba Male 52.6 49.5–55.8 50.6 32.8–70.4 22.9 20.5–25.5 231.2 164.1–318.1
Female 50.6 47.2–53.9 54.4 33.1–78.1 27.0 24.5–29.7 178.8 128.8–239.2
Paraná Male 56.4 53.3–59.8 50.6 34.0–72.2 24.7 22.3–27.3 253.9 184.1–343.6
Female 52.7 49.5–56.3 51.9 32.1–74.4 29.1 26.7–31.7 172.7 128.9–230.7
Pernambuco Male 52.1 49.4–55.2 55.3 37.7–78.2 22.1 20.0 –24.6 258.2 191.2–353.0
Female 52.5 49.2–56.0 61.1 39.5–85.2 27.5 25.1–30.0 191.8 141.3–252.6
Piauí Male 47.7 44.6–50.8 76.8 54.6–105.0 18.6 16.5 –20.9 313.9 227.9–432.7
Female 46.8 43.5–50.4 79.9 55.1–109.9 23.9 21.6–26.4 245.4 180.5–333.1
Rio de Janeiro Male 55.6 52.2–58.7 32.9 17.8–49.5 28.4 25.6 –31.5 225.1 164.1–302.7
Female 52.4 48.9–55.6 33.8 17.2–54.1 32.2 29.6–35.0 141.3 101.3–188.6
Rio Grande do Norte Male 53.5 50.4–56.7 64.9 43.1–90.8 24.4 21.8–27.1 292.3 206.6–398.1
Female 52.9 49.3–56.8 75.4 52.4–105.6 28.3 25.8–31.1 238.6 177.6–318.0
Rondônia Male 53.8 50.2–56.9 68.5 47.6–92.6 24.1 21.7–26.8 293.6 211.6–397.3
Female 53.2 49.8–56.9 69.6 46.9–96.2 30.1 27.2–33.0 216.0 158.9–287.8
Roraima Male 54.8 51.8–58.0 64.5 43.7–88.7 23.7 21.2–26.6 281.9 201.2–383.5
Female 54.0 50.3–57.7 71.8 48.0–98.9 30.1 27.5–32.8 222.0 166.5–291.4
Rio Grande do Sul Male 57.8 54.7–60.8 38.5 23.0–56.5 25.5 23.1–28.1 207.1 149.9–278.4
Female 54.1 50.8–57.6 43.1 24.7–63.1 32.5 29.8–35.7 150.4 109.1–201.8
Santa Catarina Male 56.2 52.9–59.7 38.3 22.6–56.2 25.3 22.7–27.9 227.7 162.3–313.2
Female 50.4 47.4–54.0 45.9 27.7–67.3 28.3 25.9–31.1 152.2 108.0–208.0
Sergipe Male 52.9 49.6–56.3 66.8 46.5–91.1 24.0 21.6–26.7 305.0 224.5–409.2
Female 51.1 47.7–54.5 65.9 42.9–92.7 28.5 25.9–31.2 208.6 151.1–283.8
São Paulo Male 56.2 53.3–59.1 35.3 22.3–50.4 27.7 25.1–30.4 231.1 173.5–298.7
Female 53.4 50.0–56.6 36.9 21.4–54.5 31.8 29.2–34.4 149.3 112.3–192.8
Tocantins Male 51.9 49.0–54.8 74.6 52.0–100.9 20.4 18.1–22.7 311.1 222.2–422.3
Female 49.2 45.9–52.6 83.8 57.0–117.0 26.5 24.1–29.1 259.5 191.9–342.8
  1. 95% UI 95% uncertainty intervals, BMI body mass index