Special Report

This Is the Most Obese State in America

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10. Indiana
> Adult obesity rate: 33.9%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 26.7% (10th highest)
> Adults with diabetes: 12.1% (11th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 18.2% (17th highest)

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9. South Carolina
> Adult obesity rate: 34.0%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 26.0% (14th highest)
> Adults with diabetes: 13.3% (5th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 17.8% (20th highest)

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8. Iowa
> Adult obesity rate: 34.3%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 22.6% (25th lowest)
> Adults with diabetes: 9.9% (21st lowest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 13.5% (6th lowest)

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7. Oklahoma
> Adult obesity rate: 34.5%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 27.8% (7th highest)
> Adults with diabetes: 12.3% (9th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 20.9% (8th highest)

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6. Kentucky
> Adult obesity rate: 34.6%
> Adults who don’t exercise: 28.7% (4th highest)
> Adults with diabetes: 12.7% (7th highest)
> Adults reporting poor or fair health: 21.8% (4th highest)

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