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Who is getting fat in South Africa? Tackling the obesity epidemic in South Africa Who is getting fat in South Africa? Tackling the obesity epidemic in South Africa HOT

The Health Systems Trust used their grant to investigate the growing problem of obesity in South Africa. Using data from the first three waves of the National Income Dynamic Study they analysed trends in obesity and related risk factors, with the aim of contributing to a better understanding of the current trends in obesity in the adult population of South Africa and its socioeconomic and behavioural determinants.

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Version 2015
Category Policy Briefs
Author Health Systems Trust