General and abdominal obesity in South Korea, 1998-2007: gender and socioeconomic differences.


OBJECTIVE To examine national trends in prevalence and socioeconomic inequalities in both general (measured by body mass index) and abdominal obesity (measured by waist circumference) by gender and socioeconomic position (SEP) indicators. METHODS Data were from four rounds of nationally representative cross-sectional surveys for Korean men and women aged… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2010.10.004