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Table 1 Overweight and obesity prevalence by gender, religion and age (2016)

From: Mortality, hospital days and treatment costs of current and reduced sugar consumption in Israel

  Overweight Obese
20–64
 Jewish males 32.7% 21.9%
 Jewish females 23.2% 19.5%
 Non-Jewish males 32.5% 24.1%
 Non-Jewish females 27.3% 29.6%
65+
 Jewish males 43.5% 31.2%
 Jewish females 30.8% 27.8%
 Non-Jewish males 43.2% 34.3%
 Non-Jewish females 36.2% 42.2%