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Table 1 Compilation of published data on stabilization or decline in prevalence rates of overweight and obesity in children in different countries

From: Unexpected plateauing of childhood obesity rates in developed countries

Author Publication year Country Year Age group, years
Olds et al. 2010 Australia 1985 to 2008 2 to 18
Shi et al. 2005 China-Jiangsu Province 2002 to 2007 12 to 14
Ministry of Health 2003; 2008 New Zealand 2002 to 2006/7 5 to 14
Lissner et al. 2010 Sweden 1999 to 2005 10 to 11
Murer et al. 2013 Switzerland 1999 to 2012 6 to 12
Aeberli et al. 2009 Switzerland 2002 to 2007 6 to 13
de Wilde et al. 2009 The Hague, Netherlands 1999 to 2007 3 to 16
NHS Information Centre (NCMP) 2010 England 1995 to 2007 2 to 15
Ministère de la Santé 2010 France 1999 to 2007 5 to 15
Salanave et al. 2009 France 2000 to 2007 7 to 9
Péneau et al. 2009 France 1996 to 2006 6 to 15
Lioret et al. 2009 France 1999 to 2007 3 to 14
Ogden et al. (NHANES) 2012 USA 1999 to 2010 2 to 19
Moss et al. 2012 Germany 1992 to 2009 5 to 7
Blüher et al. 2011 Germany 1999 to 2008 4 to 16
Schmidt Morgen et al. 2013 Denmark 1998 to 2011 3 mo to 16 yrs
Mitchell et al. 2007 Scotland 1997 to 2004 5,66
Tambalis et al. 2010 Greece 1997 to 2007 8 to 9
Schnohr et al. 2005 Greenland 1980 to 2004 6 to 7
CDC 2013 Anchorage, Alaska 2003/4 to 2010/11 5 to 12
Popkin et al. 2006 Russia 1995 to 2004 10 to 17,9
  1. Abbreviations: CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; NHANES, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey; NHS, National Health Service; NCMP, National Child Measurement Programme.