U.S. adults who experienced weight change when starting their current job 2015

This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults who experienced a change in weight when they first started their current job as of 2015. It was found that 52 percent of respondents stated they gained weight when they first started at their current job.

Percentage of adults in the U.S. who experienced a change in weight when they first started their current job as of 2015

Share of respondents
Gained weight52%
No difference37%
Lost weight11%
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Source

Release date

May 2015

Region

United States

Survey time period

2015

Number of respondents

10,000 respondents

Supplementary notes

Original question: "Did you notice any significant change in your weight when you first started in your current job?"

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