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Table 1 Descriptive statistics, imputed data

From: What is driving global obesity trends? Globalization or “modernization”?

Variable Number of obs. Mean SD Minimum Maximum
Year 5152 1994 8 1980 2008
Country Average BMI 5152 24.2 2.4 18.8 34.5
Male Average BMI 5152 23.8 2.3 19.0 33.9
Female Average BMI 5152 24.5 2.6 18.5 35.0
V-Dem Women’s Empowerment Index 5152 0.61 0.20 0 0.96
Economic Globalization 5152 51.6 17.4 9.7 98.9
Cultural Globalization 5152 40.5 21.2 5.7 93.3
GDP per capita (2005 US$) 5152 8736 11,936 100 123,263
% Urban 5152 50.1 23.8 4.3 100
Democracy (Polity IV) 5152 1.48 6.7 −10 10
Calorie Supply (kcal/capita/day) 5152 2631 481.3 1435 4085
Fat Supply (g/capita/day) 5152 75.4 33.7 13.2 175.4
Protein Supply (g/capita/day) 5152 72.9 19.9 29.4 138.1
CO2 emissions (Tons per Capita) 5152 4.3 6.46 0 68.63