Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

What is most disturbing is to find out that today more than 1.6 billion people are obese or rather call them overweight. This survey was done none other than by the World Health Organization and is a cause of concern for all those people who fit in this category. People are called as to be obese when their Body Mass Index also known as the BMI is sound out to be more than 25. If your Body Mass Index is above 30 then you too are considered as to be obese. Here is our list of the top ten fattest countries in the world. These countries are fattest as the average Body Mass Index of people living in these countries has found out to be more than 30. So here is our list.

10. Dominica

10. Dominica Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

The country which is at the number tenth spot is Dominica. This country is also called as the Commonwealth of Dominica. This country is an island nation which is situated in the Caribbean Sea. The capital city of this country is Roseau. English is the official language which is spoken in this country. Dominica has found out a place in the list of the most obese nations. The overweight rate of this country is 73.6 which are quite high. People here are so happy and cheerful. Here the average body mass index of the people living in this country is more than 30 so it is an obese nation.

9. Kiribati

9. Kiribati Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

Another country in our list is Kiribati. This country is situated in the Pacific Ocean. The official name of this country is also called as the Republic of Kiribati. This is in fact an island nation located in the Pacific Ocean. Tarawa is the capital city of this country. The overweight rate of this country has been calculated as 74.1 which are very large compare to other countries in this world. The average number of people living in this country is obese and so the country is counted as one of the obese nations in the world. English and Gilbertese is the official language of this country.

8. United States

8. United States Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

United States of America is another nation in our list of the top ten most obese nations in this world. This country has the overweight rate of 74.2 which is quite high as compared to other nations in this world. In United States the average body mass index of this country has been found out to be more than 30 and so this is one of the most obese countries in the whole world. Washington DC is the capital city of this country. English is the official language which is spoken here in this country.

7. Palau

7. Palau Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

With the overweight rate of 78.4 Palau is the country which is at the number seventh spot in our list of the top ten most obese nations in this world. The official name of this country is Republic of Palau. And this country is situated in the western part of the Pacific Ocean. Ngerulmud is the capital city of this country. The average numbers of people who live in this country have their body mass index greater than 30 and so they are counted as the obese nation in this whole world. English and Papauan is the official language of this country.

6. Samoa

6. Samoa Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

The nation which is next in our list is another island country based in the Pacific Ocean. Samoa is also called as the Independent State of Samoa. The average overweight rate of this country after the survey has been calculated as 80.4 and so it is at the sixth place in our list of the top ten most obese nations in this whole world. Apia is the capital city of this island nation. People here live with lots of happiness and are fulfilled with everything they want. The average body mass index of people living in this country is greater than 30 and so they are now in the most obese nation list.

5. Niue

5. Niue Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

The number fifth spot in our list is for the island country situated in the South Pacific Ocean. This country has neighbouring countries named as Samoas, New Zealand, Tonga and Cook Islands. Alofi is the capital city of this country. Niuean and English is the official language which is spoken here in this country. The overweight rate of this country is calculated to be 81.7 and so it is one of the obese countries in this world. Most of the people living in this country have their body mass index greater than 30 and so most of the people living here are obese.

4. Tonga

4. Tonga Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

With the overweight rate of the 90.8 the country which is at the number forth spot in our list of the top ten most obese nations in this world is none other than Tonga. The official name of this country is called as the Kingdom of Tonga. Tonga is also one of the island nations which are situated in the Pacific Ocean and like some of the island nations in the Pacific Ocean this country is also obese. This country is said to be one of the friendliest nations in the whole world. Nuku’alofa is the official capital city of this country. The official language of this country is English and Tongan.

3. Cook Island

3. Cook Island Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

With most of the people living in this country having the average body mass index greater than 30 is Cook Island. This is also an island nation which is situated in the Southern part of the Pacific Ocean. Avarua is the capital city of this country and the overweight rate of this country is calculated to be 90.9 which are very large compared to other nations in this world. English and Cook Islands Maori is the official language which is spoken in this country.

2. Micronesia

2. Micronesia Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

The country which is at the number second spot in our list of the top ten most obese nations in the world is Micronesia. This country is also one of the island nations which are situated in the Pacific Ocean. Like any other countries in this list the average body mass index of this country is found out to be greater than 30. Various surveys have given Micronesia a top place in their list of the top obese nations in this world. The overweight rate of this country is reported to be 91.1.

1. Nauru

1. Nauru Top 10 Fattest Countries in the World

The most overweight nation in this whole world is none other than the country named as Nauru. The overweight rate of this country is reported to be 94.5 which are largest among all other nations in this world. The official name of this country is Republic of Nauru. This country is also one of the island nations which are situated in the Southern Pacific Ocean. Yaren is the capital city of this country. The official language of this country is Nauruan and English. The average numbers of people who are living in this country are obese as their average body mass index is reported to be more than 30 and that is why they are said to be obese.

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