Within the Hispanic or Latino category, obesity statistics for Mexican or Mexican
Americans were provided, with no breakdown by sex. The obesity rate for ...
Describes the prevalence of overweight and obesity in the United States by
Sep 21, 2015 ... [Read CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data ... (BRFSS) shows
that obesity prevalence remains high in the United States.
Nearly one-third (about 31%) of American adults are so overweight that they are considered obese
, meaning they have a BMI greater than 30; that breaks down to about 33% of women and 30% of men.
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Sep 30, 2015 ... Adults. Percent of adults age 20 years and over who are obese: 35.1% ... Adult
Obesity Prevalence in Canada and the United States[PDF - 583 ...
In general, rates of overweight and obesity are higher for African-American and ...
In addition, over half of Black women are obese (versus 37.1 percent of Black ...
May 27, 2015 ... Americans have become even fatter than before, with nearly 28 percent saying
they are clinically obese, a new survey finds. More than ...
More than a third of adults (34.9 percent) were obese as of 2011 to 2012.<sup>1</sup> ... to
14.1 percent of non-Latino White and 6.8 percent of Asian-American children.
Jan 26, 2015 ... The percentage of Americans who are obese ticked up to 27.7% in 2014. This is
up from 25.5% in 2008. The obesity rate since 2008 has ...