Statistics and Indicators

Body Mass Index (BMI) - Year 6 students by sex

  • The proportion of year 6 children that are overweight or obese has decreased over time. 
  • Year 6 boys are more likely to be overweight or obese than year 6 girls. However the prevalence in boys has shown a greater decrease over time compared to girls.  

To access the data please click on the "View source data" link at the bottom of the visualisation. This link will open up a data table that you can download.