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Table 4 Prevalence of overweight and obesity in couples 1

From: A population-based study of overweight and obesity in expectant parents: socio-demographic patterns and within-couple associations

  In at least one partner in the couple In both partners
  % n % n
Overweight2 53.4 1490 9.8 273
Obesity3 15.5 431 2.0 55
Overweight or obesity4 62.3 1742 18.2 507
  1. 12795 couples included in analysis. Analyses based on women’s pre-pregnancy BMI.
  2. 2BMI 25.0-29.99.
  3. 3BMI ≥30.0.
  4. 4BMI ≥25.0.