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, Obesity Statistics
Trust for America's Health: "The State of Obesity 2014."
Data is percentage of adult population that is obese ranked by US state for the year 2013. Percentage of overweight and obese is the percentage of that state's population who are overweight and obese. For the purposes of this list, obesity is defined as an excessively high amount of body fat or adipose tissue in relation to lean body mass. Overweight refers to increased body weight in relation to height, which is then compared to a standard of acceptable weight.
standard of acceptable weight.