The country's population is under 10,000 inhabitants. The interesting thing is that Nauru people face a major health crisis because the majority of the people are obese.

Recently released data placed the tiny island republic at the top of the list of obese countries in the world today.

Over 96% of men and 93% of women are classified as overweight, while 85% of men and 80% of women falling into the obese category. Usually obesity is caused by a set of different factors, but one of the most serious reasons is genetic susceptibility. It may be called the bane of this nation's life.

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