Special Report

Most Obese States in the US

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40. Oregon
> Share of adults who are obese: 28.8% (US rate: 32.1%)
> Adults who don’t exercise: 23.5% — 14th lowest (US rate: 25.9%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 7.5% — 8th lowest (US rate: 9.4%)
> Adults who don’t get enough sleep: 32.8% — 11th lowest (US rate: 35.3%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 17.4% — 24th highest (US rate: 17.1%)

39. Connecticut
> Share of adults who are obese: 29.1% (US rate: 32.1%)
> Adults who don’t exercise: 23.3% — 12th lowest (US rate: 25.9%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 8.2% — 11th lowest (US rate: 9.4%)
> Adults who don’t get enough sleep: 33.8% — 18th lowest (US rate: 35.3%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 14.3% — 9th lowest (US rate: 17.1%)

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38. Idaho
> Share of adults who are obese: 29.5% (US rate: 32.1%)
> Adults who don’t exercise: 23.3% — 13th lowest (US rate: 25.9%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 9.2% — 20th lowest (US rate: 9.4%)
> Adults who don’t get enough sleep: 33.4% — 15th lowest (US rate: 35.3%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 15.1% — 14th lowest (US rate: 17.1%)

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37. Wyoming
> Share of adults who are obese: 29.6% (US rate: 32.1%)
> Adults who don’t exercise: 24.0% — 17th lowest (US rate: 25.9%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 6.8% — 3rd lowest (US rate: 9.4%)
> Adults who don’t get enough sleep: 33.8% — 17th lowest (US rate: 35.3%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 15.7% — 20th lowest (US rate: 17.1%)

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36. Utah
> Share of adults who are obese: 29.9% (US rate: 32.1%)
> Adults who don’t exercise: 18.7% — 3rd lowest (US rate: 25.9%)
> Pop. over 20 with diabetes: 8.3% — 13th lowest (US rate: 9.4%)
> Adults who don’t get enough sleep: 31.2% — 6th lowest (US rate: 35.3%)
> Adults in poor or fair health: 14.8% — 12th lowest (US rate: 17.1%)

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