Obesity prevalence trends among older adults in the U.S. 1999-2010

Prevalence trends of obesity among older adults in the U.S. between 1999 and 2010, by gender

Obesity prevalence trends among older adults in the U.S. 1999-2010 This statistic depicts trends in the prevalence of obesity among older adults in the United States in periods between 1999 and 2010. The highest prevalence is reported for men aged between 65 and 74 years in the period from 2007 to 2010, with a obesity prevalence of 41.5 percent.
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Prevalence trends of obesity among older adults in the U.S. between 1999 and 2010, by gender

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1999-20022003-20062007-2010
Men, 65-74 years31.6%33%41.5%
Men, 75 years and older17.7%24%26.5%
Women, 65-74 years39%36.4%40.3%
Women, 75 years and older23.6%24.2%28.7%
1999-20022003-20062007-2010
Men, 65-74 years31.6%33%41.5%
Men, 75 years and older17.7%24%26.5%
Women, 65-74 years39%36.4%40.3%
Women, 75 years and older23.6%24.2%28.7%
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This statistic depicts trends in the prevalence of obesity among older adults in the United States in periods between 1999 and 2010. The highest prevalence is reported for men aged between 65 and 74 years in the period from 2007 to 2010, with a obesity prevalence of 41.5 percent.
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