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CDC 2014 Adult Obesity Prevalence Maps Now Available

Monday, October 12, 2015   (0 Comments)
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CDC’S 2014 State Maps Detailing the Prevalence of Adults with Obesity

The CDC Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity has released its 2014 state- and territory-specific data on the percentage of adults with obesity using self-reported information from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS). New adult obesity prevalence maps are available online at This new data shows that the proportion of adults in the United States with obesity remained high in 2014, with estimates across states/territories ranging from 21.3% in Colorado to 35.9% in Arkansas. 

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