During the early 21st century, America often contained the highest percentage of
obese people in the world. Obesity has led to over 120,000 preventable deaths ...
Another 33.1 percent had BMIs from 25 to 29.9, and so they were considered
overweight. The group with BMIs of 30 or higher—people considered to have ...
Sep 30, 2015 ... Adults. Percent of adults age 20 years and over who are obese: 35.1% ... Source:
Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity Among Children and ...
Sep 21, 2015 ... More than one-third (34.9% or 78.6 million) of U.S. adults are obese. ... in 2008
U.S. dollars; the medical costs for people who are obese were ... [Read CDC
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data brief[PDF-1.07MB].
SEATTLE—The highest proportion of overweight and obese people – 13% of the
... the percentage of people worldwide who are either overweight or obese has ...
May 28, 2014 ... The survey of 188 countries shows that nearly 30 percent of the global population
, or 2.1 billion people, are either overweight or obese. Not a ...
Why Low-Income and Food Insecure People are Vulnerable to Obesity ... In
addition, over half of Black women are obese (versus 37.1 percent of Black men
and 32.8 ... Rates of overweight or obesity are higher for Hispanic men (78.6
Feb 10, 2010 ... 59.2% of obese Americans exercised at least one day per week, compared to
69.9% of overweight people, and 73.8% of normal-weight people ...
Jun 22, 2015 ... The new data show Americans' waistlines have continued to grow over the last
20 years, the study authors write. People who are overweight or ...