Share of U.S. adults who were obese 2016, by occupation type

This statistic displays the percentage of adults in the U.S. who were obese as of 2016, by occupation type. It was found that, almost 40.3 percent of those working in transportation were obese, compared to 13.8 percent of physicians.

Percentage of adults in the U.S. who were obese as of 2016, by occupation type

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Source

Release date

2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

January 2 to December 30, 2016

Number of respondents

91,424 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

workers living in all 50 U.S. states and District of Columbia

Method of interview

Telephone interview

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