Nationally, 16 states now have adult obesity rates at or above 35 percent. Reaching the 35 percent or higher level this year were Delaware, Iowa, Ohio, and Texas. The twelve states that continue to have adult rates above 35 percent are: Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia. (See rates chart for data on all 50 states and the District of Columbia).State of Obesity 2021: Better Policies for a Healthier America — https://www.tfah.org/report-details/state-of-obesity-2021/
In 2012, no state had an adult obesity rate above 35 percent.
In 2000, no state had an adult obesity rate above 25 percent.
The full report can be downloaded from the link above. My post on the 2020 report is here: The State of Obesity 2020
As a former 370 pound human my experience and knowledge can help those struggling with their weight.
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