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Percent of Adults Who Are Obese

Percent of Adults Who Are Obese

Cities: Charlotte, NC; Columbus, OH; Denver, CO; Detroit, MI; Fort Worth, TX; Indianapolis, IN; Kansas City, MO; Las Vegas, NV; New York City, NY; Oakland, CA; Philadelphia, PA; Portland, OR; San Diego County, CA; San Francisco, CA; Seattle, WA; U.S. Total | Race/Ethnicity: All | Sex: Both | Year: 2014

Place Year Value Notes
San Francisco, CA 2014 12.1
Denver, CO 2014 17.3
Seattle, WA 2014 18.3
Oakland (Alameda County), CA 2014 19.8 Data is for Alameda County (excluding Berkeley)
Portland (Multnomah County), OR 2014 22.5 2014 BRFSS. Obesity = BMI of 30+
San Diego County, CA 2014 23.0
Charlotte, NC 2014 24.0
New York City, NY 2014 24.7
U.S. Total 2014 28.9
Las Vegas (Clark County), NV 2014 29.2
Fort Worth (Tarrant County), TX 2014 31.4 FW-Arlington Metropolitan Division includes residents from Hood, Johnson, Par...
Detroit, MI 2014 32.2
Indianapolis (Marion County), IN 2014 32.4
Philadelphia, PA 2014 33.0
Kansas City, MO 2014 34.7
Columbus, OH 2014 35.3

Notes for this indicator

For some cities, county level data was provided: Hennepin County for Minneapolis, MN; Maricopa County for Phoenix, AZ; Bexar County for San Antonio, TX.

For Houston, TX, Houston-Baytown-Sugarland Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) data was provided.

Project by NACCHO + supported by the De Beaumont Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation