Obesity in the United States has been increasingly cited as a major health issue
in recent .... Within the Hispanic or Latino category, obesity statistics for Mexican
or Mexican Americans were provi...
Describes the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the United States by
Sep 14, 2015 ... The latest statistics, surveillance systems, state indicator reports and maps ...
What are the latest statistics on adult obesity in the United States?
Jun 13, 2016 ... Percent of adults age 20 years and over with obesity: 37.9% (2013-2014);
Percent of ... Source: Health, United States, 2015, table 53 [PDF - 9.8 ...
The Healthy People 2010 (HP2010) national health objectives include one to
reduce the proportion of adults who are obese to 15 percent. These latest figures
Research also shows that the heaviest Americans have become even ... Severe
obesity continues to be higher among women (9.9 percent) than men (5.5 ...
Jun 7, 2016 ... The U.S. obesity epidemic continues to worsen: The latest reports show that 40
percent of U.S. women are obese, and American teenagers are ...
In 2013, obesity rates among American adults remained high. No state has an
obesity rate below 21 percent and rates have risen in six states—Alaska, ...
23.9 million children ages 2 to 19 are overweight or obese; 33.0% of boys and ...
For Mexican Americans, 81.3 percent of men and 78.2 percent of women.
Jul 5, 2016 ... The American Heart Association explains the issues and statistics related to
overweight and obesity in children.