obesity health concerns

Over 70% in north overweight or obese

Over 70% of people in the northern region are dealing with overweight or obesity issues, with 33.8% classified as obese and another 37% as overweight. This alarming trend is attributed to lifestyle changes, including increased screen time and consumption of processed foods, contributing to a global health crisis.

obesity overweight

One in three Cypriots ‘is overweight’

In Cyprus, one in three citizens are overweight, with a concerning 27.8% classified as obese, emphasizing the urgent need for health interventions. The numbers reveal a stark reality, with only 29.6% falling within the normal weight range, prompting calls for action to address this growing health crisis.

Scroll to Top