County obesity rate

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The prevalence of obesity by county in the United States.

Obesity is common, serious, and costly

The prevalence of obesity was 39.8% and affected about 93.3 million of US adults in 2015~2016.

Obesity-related conditions include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer that are some of the leading causes of preventable, premature death.

The estimated annual medical cost of obesity in the United States was $147 billion in 2008 US dollars; the medical cost for people who have obesity was $1,429 higher than those of normal weight.

County Obesity Statistics United States

The following table has the county wise obesity statistics data from the CDC