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Table 2 The prevalence of obesity, overweight and malnutrition (2010 vs 2014, %)

From: Trends in obesity, overweight, and malnutrition among children and adolescents in Shenyang, China in 2010 and 2014: a multiple cross-sectional study

  Age (Year) Living region Total
7–11 12–14 15–18 Urban Rural
2010 Boys
 Obesity 15.72**^^ 9.13**^^ 6.78** 13.87**&& 7.86** 11.10**
 Overweight 16.95**^^ 18.00**^^ 13.95** 17.85**&& 14.31** 16.22**
 Malnutrition 8.15**^^ 9.08 10.48* 8.46** 9.97** 9.16**
Girls
 Obesity 10.31^^ 6.62^^ 2.76 9.18&& 4.22 6.88
 Overweight 10.58 12.21 11.23 12.05&& 10.22 11.21
 Malnutrition 13.42 9.90^^ 12.40 12.20 12.19 12.20
2014 Boys
 Obesity 18.74**##^^ 14.10**##^^ 11.46**## 16.81**&&## 13.31**## 15.18**##
 Overweight 17.32**^^ 18.51**^^ 14.96** 18.09**&& 15.42** 16.85**
 Malnutrition 7.97**^^ 8.31**^^ 11.38 8.55** 9.89** 9.17**
Girls
 Obesity 13.33##^^ 9.49##^^ 5.31## 10.62&&# 8.72## 9.74#
 Overweight 11.08 11.03 11.69 10.89 11.69 11.27
 Malnutrition 13.33^ 10.77 11.93 11.98 12.50 12.22
  1. vs girls * P<0.05 ** P < 0.01; vs rural && P < 0.01; vs 2010 # P <0.05 ## P <0.01; vs 15–19 age group ^ P <0.05 ^^ P <0.01