Statistics and Indicators

Body mass index (BMI) – children

  • Surveys conducted over the past decade have reported that at least 1 in 5 children in the ACT are overweight or obese. While the latest figures for 2015–16 suggest a downward trend, the survey estimates tend to fluctuate in the ACT due to our small population, and this decrease was not statistically significant

To access the data please click on the "View source data" link at the bottom of the visualisation. This link will open up a data table that you can download.