cdc obesity rankings

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5:17 pm
Mon August 13, 2012

Kentucky Again Among Most Obese States

2011 Obesity Data

A new government survey once again ranks Kentucky among several states with very high obesity rates.

Overall, more than a third of American adults are obese, but rates vary by location. The latest figures are based on a 2011 telephone survey that asked adults their height and weight. For the first time, households with only cell phones were included.

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