Overweight and obese youth (self-reported), 2013.: CS82-625/2014001-14026E-PDF

"Excess weight in childhood has been linked to insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, poor emotional health, and diminished social well-being. As well, obese children tend to become obese adults, making childhood obesity a public health concern"--Page 3.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Statistics Canada, issuing body.
Title Overweight and obese youth (self-reported), 2013.
Series title Health fact sheets
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Caption title.
Issued also in HTML format.
Issued also in French under title: Embonpoint et obésité chez les jeunes (mesures autodéclarées), 2013.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 8-9).
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Statistics Canada = Statistique Canada, [2014]
Description 1 online resource (9 pages) : charts.
Catalogue number
  • CS82-625/2014001-14026E-PDF
Subject terms Obesity -- Canada -- Statistics.
Youth -- Health and hygiene -- Canada -- Statistics.
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