U.S. states with highest percentage of children who were overweight or obese 2011

Leading U.S. states based on percentage of children who were overweight or obese in 2011

U.S. states with highest percentage of children who were overweight or obese 2011 This statistic shows the leading US states based on the percentage of children who were overweight or obese in 2011. In that year, almost 40 percent of children aged 10-17 years in Louisiana were overweight or obese. Thus, Louisiana was the state with the highest rate of obese or overweight children.
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Leading U.S. states based on percentage of children who were overweight or obese in 2011

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Percentage of children
Louisiana39.8%
Mississippi39.7%
South Carolina39.2%
Arizona36.7%
Texas36.6%
North Dakota35.8%
Kentucky35.7%
Georgia35%
District of Columbia35%
Alabama35%
Percentage of children
Louisiana39.8%
Mississippi39.7%
South Carolina39.2%
Arizona36.7%
Texas36.6%
North Dakota35.8%
Kentucky35.7%
Georgia35%
District of Columbia35%
Alabama35%
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This statistic shows the leading US states based on the percentage of children who were overweight or obese in 2011. In that year, almost 40 percent of children aged 10-17 years in Louisiana were overweight or obese. Thus, Louisiana was the state with the highest rate of obese or overweight children.
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