States Where Children Are Struggling With Obesity

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15. Florida
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 17.9%
> Adult obesity rate: 27.4% (15th lowest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 9.3% (10th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 59.5% (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $50,860 (13th lowest)

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14. Oklahoma
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 18.1%
> Adult obesity rate: 32.8% (9th highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 7.9% (24th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 53.9% (the lowest)
> Median household income: $49,176 (9th lowest)

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13. South Carolina
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 18.2%
> Adult obesity rate: 35.7% (3rd highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 8.6% (15th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 62.6% (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $49,501 (10th lowest)

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12. Alabama
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 18.2%
> Adult obesity rate: 32.3% (12th highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 9.2% (12th highest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 60.3% (6th lowest)
> Median household income: $46,257 (5th lowest)

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11. Indiana
> Childhood obesity rate (age 10-17): 18.5%
> Adult obesity rate: 32.5% (10th highest)
> Children who watch TV 4+ hrs on avg. weekday: 7.5% (19th lowest)
> Families who say they can always afford nutritious meals: 63.3% (14th lowest)
> Median household income: $52,314 (16th lowest)