Obesity: Health and Economic Consequences of an Impending Global Challenge
英文丛书称: Human Development Perspectives
出版社: The World Bank,   2020
ISBN: 978-1-4648-1491-4
来源数据库: World Bank Group
DOI: 10.1596/978-1-4648-1491-4
关键词: NUTRITIONOBESITYOVERWEIGHTMALNUTRITIONHEALTH TAXESOBESEUNDERNUTRITIONNON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASESSTUNTINGSUGAR SWEETENED BEVERAGESUNHEALTHYHUMAN CAPITAL
原始语种摘要: Obesity is a global ticking time bomb with huge potential negative economic and health impacts, especially for the poor. As of 2016, an estimated 44 percent of adults (more than two billion) worldwide are overweight or obese, and over 70 percent of them live in low- or middle-income countries, dispelling the myth that obesity is a problem only in high-income countries.The global obesity epidemic presents a formidable challenge to human capital acquisition, national wealth accumulation, and the goals of ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity. Given the renewed global focus on human capital, its links to the obesity epidemic, and the growing evidence base for double- and triple-duty actions, there is both an urgent need for action and a great opportunity for engagement that...
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  • income 收入
  • capital 首都
  • percent 百分率
  • opportunity 机会
  • wealth 财产
  • global 球状的
  • action 行为
  • poverty 贫穷
  • economic 经济的
  • responsibility 责任