States Where Children Are Struggling With Obesity

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25. Idaho
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 14.9%
> Adult obesity rate: 31.6% (18th highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 7.5% (19th lowest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 65.9% (23rd lowest)
> Median household income: $51,807 (15th lowest)

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24. Massachusetts
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 15.0%
> Adult obesity rate: 23.6% (2nd lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 6.7% (11th lowest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 72.8% (6th highest)
> Median household income: $75,297 (4th highest)

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23. Alaska
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 15.4%
> Adult obesity rate: 31.4% (20th highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 7.0% (13th lowest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 67.4% (20th highest)
> Median household income: $76,440 (2nd highest)

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22. North Dakota
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 15.8%
> Adult obesity rate: 31.9% (15th highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 7.7% (22nd lowest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 74.2% (4th highest)
> Median household income: $60,656 (17th highest)

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21. Arizona
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 15.9%
> Adult obesity rate: 29% (22nd lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 10.7% (5th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 61.6% (11th lowest)
> Median household income: $53,558 (20th lowest)