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Table 2 BMI weight status, perceived weight status and body satisfaction of the Turkish adolescents

From: The association of self-esteem, depression and body satisfaction with obesity among Turkish adolescents

  Male Female Total
  n % n % n %
BMI weight status       
   Non-overweight 930 88.6 958 91.2 1888 89.9
   Overweight 108 10.3 81 7.7 189 9.0
   Obesity 12 1.1 12 1.1 24 1.1
Perceived weight status       
   Thin 174 16.6 133 12.7 307 14.6
   Normal weight 795 75.7 679 64.6 1474 70.2
   Fat 81 7.7 239 22.7 320 15.2
Body Satisfaction       
   Satisfied 655 62.4 455 43.3 1110 52.8
   Dissatisfied 395 37.6 596 56.7 991 47.2