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Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults: United States, 2011-2012

Categories: African Americans,Asian Americans,Headlines,Health/Medical,Hispanics,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/databriefs/db131.pdf

Finds that more than one-third of U.S. adults were obese in 2011-12.  Features the first estimates of obesity rates for Asian American persons.  From the Census Bureau.