States Where Children Are Struggling With Obesity

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30. Nevada
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 14.5%
> Adult obesity rate: 25.8% (8th lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 11.5% (the highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 65.8% (22nd lowest)
> Median household income: $55,180 (24th lowest)

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29. Wisconsin
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 14.6%
> Adult obesity rate: 30.7% (23rd highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 6.1% (8th lowest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 67.5% (19th highest)
> Median household income: $56,811 (24th highest)

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28. New York
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 14.8%
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4% (15th lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 8.6% (15th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 66.9% (25th highest)
> Median household income: $62,909 (14th highest)

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27. New Jersey
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 14.8%
> Adult obesity rate: 25.5% (7th lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 11.2% (3rd highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 76.4% (the highest)
> Median household income: $76,126 (3rd highest)

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26. Illinois
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 14.9%
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4% (15th lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 8.4% (18th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 69.7% (15th highest)
> Median household income: $60,960 (16th highest)