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Italy Okkio Health Survey 2012


General Info
Original or alternative title 
OKkio alla SALUTE 2012
Italy (ITA)
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/2012 - 12/2012
Series or system 
Italy Okkio Health Survey
Data type
  • Facility (non-health)
  • Individual
  • Nationally representative

The Okkio Health Survey 2012 provides information on child obesity. The data were gathered on children in grade 3 who were between the ages of 8 and 9 years old from questionnaires distributed to 2,622 classes, 46,483 children, 48,668 parents and 2,355 school administrators. Additionally, height and weight measurements were taken by trained workers in the school.