Percentage of adults in the U.S. aged 65 years and older who were overweight or obese from 1988 to 2014
Share of older people who were overweight or obese U.S. 1988-2014
This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults aged 65 years and older who were overweight or obese from 1988 to 2014. From 2011 to 2014, around 70.9 percent of those aged 65 years and older were overweight, while 34.7 percent were obese.
Percentage of adults in the U.S. aged 65 years and older who were overweight or obese from 1988 to 2014
OverweightObese
2011 to 201470.9%34.7%
2007 to 201072%35.1%
2003 to 200669.5%30.1%
1999 to 200268.8%29.6%
1988 to 199460.1%22.2%
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Share of older people who were overweight or obese U.S. 1988-2014
This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults aged 65 years and older who were overweight or obese from 1988 to 2014. From 2011 to 2014, around 70.9 percent of those aged 65 years and older were overweight, while 34.7 percent were obese.
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