Authors BMI Black Africans South Asians White group
Ballotari et al. 2015[@15170] NR
James et al. 2012[@15178] Mean BMI 30.8 27.8 33.3
Dreyer et al. 2009[@15180] NR
Fosse-Edorh et al. 2014[@15176] NR
Weiland et al. 2012[@15184] NR
Biljholt et al. 2018[@15173] Mean BMI (kg/m2) Amsterdam 29.7 NR NR
Berlin 29.2
London 30.8
Urban Ghana 27.1
Rural Ghana 23.9
Choukem et al. 2014[@15177] Mean BMI Cameroonian 27.9 NR 30
African immigrant 27.4
BMI ≥ 25 kg/m2 (%) Cameroonian 74.0 81.4
African immigrant 68.4
BMI ≥ 30 kg/m2 (%) Cameroonian 32.0 44.2
African immigrant 24.5
Abubakari et al. 2013[@15171] Mean BMI 31.35 31.43 33.44
Snijder et al. 2017[@15174] Mean BMI Male: 26.7 Male: 25.8 Male: 25.2
Female: 29.6 Female: 26.7 Female: 24.4
Verma et al. 2010[@15175] NR