There’s new research conducted, in which the Netherlands considered the best place in the world to have Best Healthy Foods followed by France and Switzerland. The rankings are based on the Best Healthy Foods affordability, food availability, food quality, and the rate of diet-related illnesses in each country. However, People in Chad are the worst off when it comes to their food consumption.
The United Kingdom made No 13, and The United States at 21 places on the table of the best countries to eat. The survey is compiled by Oxfam saw researchers look at food consumption in 125 countries. The study considered, whether people have sufficient to eat, can afford to eat, food available in good quality.
The Dutch country stays at the top place due to it has comparatively low food prices, low diabetes levels, and better nutritional diversity than its European rivals. Also in the top 12 countries were Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Australia, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, and Portugal.
Therefore, these countries did not score well in all categories. The Netherlands has high levels of obesity with almost 1 in 5 of its population with a body mass index of more than 30. The healthy level is 18 to 25. On the top rating countries, like Australia has the highest obesity levels 27 % of Australians are obese. It is also revealed the United States has the most affordable food in the world, whereas Angola has the least affordable.
Chad is at the bottom of the table, due to the worst place to eat. Food is of little nutritional value, expensive, and prepared with limited access to hygienic conditions. And their children are underweight. Ethiopia and Angola are at the bottom of the table. In these countries diets are led by nutrient-poor cereals, roots, and root vegetables. The highest quality of food is available in Iceland and the lowest in Madagascar.
Saudi Arabia has the highest rate of diabetes and the highest obesity problems in Kuwait. However, Nepal, Ethiopia, and Bangladesh have less obesity rates. Malnutrition is most prevalent in Burundi 67% of people are undernourished and 35% of children are underweight, Yemen India, and Madagascar is next on malnutrition in the list.
In India, 44% of children are underweight the highest in the world. Moreover, 18% of Saudi Arabia people are diabetic and 1/3 are obese. Kuwait has the highest level of obesity 42% and in the United States and Egypt, a third of the population are also obese. Interestingly the highest level of obesity in some middle-income countries like Fiji, Mexico, and Venezuela are among the worst 10.
The highest levels of obesity in the world are actually found in the Pacific Islands but that they were not included in the study. The island of Nauru has the highest obesity rates in the world 71 % of the population is obese.
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Originally posted 2017-12-11 18:00:20.