Buenos Aires is the 2nd largest metropolitan area in South America1
More than 1/3 of children are overweight or have obesity2
54.7% of adults in Argentina do not get the recommended 30 minutes of daily physical activity3
Buenos Aires City Government
1. United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2015). World Urbanization Prospects: The 2014 Revision, (ST/ESA/SER.A/366).
2. I. Kovalskys, C. Rausch Herscovici, M.J. De Gregorio; Nutritional status of school-aged children of Buenos Aires, Argentina: data using three references, Journal of Public Health, Volume 33, Issue 3, 1 September 2011, Pages 403-411.