States With the Highest Obesity Rates

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30. Arizona
> Adult obesity rate: 29.0%
> Adults overweight and obese: 63.2% (13th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 23.1% (23rd smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 328.1 (24th lowest)

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29. Virginia
> Adult obesity rate: 29.0%
> Adults overweight and obese: 65.5% (25th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 23.3% (25th largest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 316.7 (19th lowest)

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28. South Dakota
> Adult obesity rate: 29.6%
> Adults overweight and obese: 66.9% (18th largest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 18.9% (6th smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 328.4 (25th lowest)

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27. Maine
> Adult obesity rate: 29.9%
> Adults overweight and obese: 65.2% (24th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 20.6% (16th smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 327.7 (23rd lowest)

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26. Maryland
> Adult obesity rate: 29.9%
> Adults overweight and obese: 64.6% (20th smallest)
> Adults who do not exercise: 23.1% (23rd smallest)
> Premature (before 75) deaths per 100K: 326.4 (22nd lowest)