Worldwide obesity has nearly tripled since 1975. In 2016, more than 1.9 billion adults, 18 years and older, were overweight. Of these over 650.
Data on the rising prevalence of obesity in adults, by state, over the past 2 decades are provided in Figure 1. Adult obesity is linked to.
Obesity is common, serious and costly. More than one-third of U.S. adults (34.9% or 78.6 million) are obese. Learn more.
The prevalence of obesity was 39.8% and affected about 93.3 million of US adults in 2015~2016. [Read CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data.
Research suggests that children who are obese are likely to be overweight adults . Here's how to encourage healthy eating and regular.