EVALUATING CHILDHOOD OBESITY IN THE LONDON BOROUGH OF WESTMINSTER THE MOST AFFECTED AREAS ARE THE SOUTH AND THE NORTHERN PART
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... Childhood Obesity in the London Borough of Westminster Introduction Obesity prevalence has been found to be lower among white, mixed Asian/white, and Chinese children, and high among Caribbean, African and other black children in London. This high level of obesity among African, black Caribbean children is associated with higher deprivation levels (Greater London Authority, 2011). This partly explains the high level of obesity in Westminster. It is a region composed of all these ethnic groups. Whites are the majority (69.5%), followed by Asian or Asian British (12.8%), then Black or Black British (7.2%), Chinese or other ethnic groups at 6.6% and Mixed at 4.0% (Findlay, Yeowart & Kail, 2012)....