States With the Highest Obesity Rates

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40. Rhode Island
> Adult obesity rate: 26.6%
> Adults overweight and obese: 63.7% (16th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 24.4% (20th largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 301.7 (12th lowest)

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39. Vermont
> Adult obesity rate: 27.1%
> Adults overweight and obese: 61.8% (7th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 19.5% (9th smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 291.2 (10th lowest)

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38. Florida
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4%
> Adults overweight and obese: 63.2% (12th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 29.8% (5th largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 332.3 (25th highest)

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37. Idaho
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4%
> Adults overweight and obese: 64.5% (19th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 20.2% (13th smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 306.6 (15th lowest)

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36. New Jersey
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4%
> Adults overweight and obese: 63.9% (17th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 29.8% (5th largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 283.4 (8th lowest)