Special Report

America's Most Obese Metro Areas

30. Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH
> Adult obesity rate: 38.4%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 32.0% — 26th highest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 15.3% — 27th highest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 20.9% — 96th highest of 384 metros

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29. Dover, DE
> Adult obesity rate: 38.4%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 30.9% — 38th highest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 13.9% — 54th highest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 21.0% — 91st highest of 384 metros

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28. Macon-Bibb County, GA
> Adult obesity rate: 38.5%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 32.1% — 21st highest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 18.6% — the highest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 22.2% — 60th highest of 384 metros

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27. Dothan, AL
> Adult obesity rate: 38.6%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 33.5% — 9th highest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 16.9% — 9th highest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 23.9% — 24th highest of 384 metros

26. Racine, WI
> Adult obesity rate: 38.7%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 22.1% — 136th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults with diabetes: 10.4% — 168th lowest of 384 metros
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 16.4% — 105th lowest of 384 metros