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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Obesity_in_the_United_States

According to 2007 statistics from the World Health Organization (WHO), the United States has the highest prevalence of overweight adults in the English- speaking world. Historical U.S. obesity rate, 1960–2004. Obesity in the United States has been increasingly cited as a major health issue in recent ...

www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-statistics/overweight-obesity

Describes the prevalence of overweight and obesity among adults in the United States by providing statistics.

www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/adult.html

Aug 29, 2017 ... More than one-third (36.5%) of U.S. adults have obesity. [Read CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data brief PDF-704KB] ...

www.obesity.org/statistics

Percent of Obese (BMI > 30) in U.S. Adults. Obesity in US Adults: 2012. No State Meets Healthy People 2010 Goals. According to data from the Behavioral Risk ...

stateofobesity.org/rates

Adult obesity rates decreased in Kansas, increased in Colorado, Minnesota, Washington, and West Virginia, and remained stable in the rest of states between  ...

stateofobesity.org/obesity-rates-trends-overview

Children who are overweight or obese are at greater risk for high blood ..... (using measures of statistical significance).62 Obesity rates had nearly tripled since ...

www.obesityaction.org/educational-resources/obesity-statistics-fact-sheets

Obesity Education, Advocacy and Support. ... Below you will find useful facts and figures, along with statistics, discussing obesity and its impact on the United ...

frac.org/obesity-health/obesity-u-s

Obesity rates have more than doubled in adults and children since the 1970's ( National Center for Health Statistics, 2009). While recent estimates suggest that ...

www.ncsl.org/research/health/obesity-statistics-in-the-united-states.aspx

This page contains obesity statistics, maps and charts showing obesity rates among adults.It also includes state obesity expenditures.