Obesity among Australia's male population

Last Modified: Thu Jan 12 2017 10:08:28 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 70%
    and more of Aussie males are overweight or obese.
  • 35%
    of the daily intake of an average Aussie male comes from things such as chips, lollies, chocolate, fruit juice, soft drinks, cordials, booze, cakes, pastries, fast food and sugary snack foods, according to a National Nutrition and Physical Activity survey.
  • 94%
    of those surveyed did not met their recommended daily intake of vegetables
  • 50%
    of the respondents reported not meeting their recommended daily intake of fruit. The stats are damning. No wonder the CSIRO recently graded our diets a measly C.