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Who is getting fat in South Africa? Obesity trends and risk factors in the South African adult population Who is getting fat in South Africa? Obesity trends and risk factors in the South African adult population HOT

The Health Systems Trust investigates 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 Grantee research
Author Annibale Cois, Candy Day