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Table 1 Summary statistics for the population of 17009 adults taken from ENSANUT 2006

From: The effect of a medical opinion on self-perceptions of weight for Mexican adults: perception of change and cognitive biases

NI Men I Men NI Women I Women
Normal Over Obese Normal Over Obese Normal Over Obese Normal Over Obese
2219 2550 1164 10 84 178 3034 3795 3125 53 210 587
37.40% 42.98% 19.62% 3.68% 30.88% 65.44% 30.48% 38.13% 31.39% 6.24% 24.71% 69.06%
  1. Primary categories are labelled by identification of obesity by a healthcare professional (NI – Non-Identified obese and I – Identified obese) and gender (Men, Women). Further division is based on actual BMI, where Normal represents 18.5 ≤ BMI < 25, Over represents 25 ≤ BMI < 30 and Obese represents BMI ≥ 30