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  • Survey: 2011 National Survey of Children's Health
  • Starting Point: Child Health Measures
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  • Topic: Physical and Dental Health
  • Question: Indicator 1.4a: Weight status: underweight, normal weight, or overweight/obese, age 10-17 (details)

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Indicator 1.4a: How many children age 10-17 years are currently overweight or obese, based on Body Mass Index (BMI) for age? (details)

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StateUnderweight (less than 5th percentile) %Healthy weight (5th to 84th percentile) %Overweight or obese (85th percentile or above) %Total %
Alabama7.157.935.0100.0
Alaska4.066.129.9100.0
Arizona6.257.136.7100.0
Arkansas6.060.133.9100.0
California9.260.430.4100.0
Colorado7.369.623.1100.0
Connecticut4.965.429.7100.0
Delaware5.662.432.0100.0
District of Columbia4.660.435.0100.0
Florida4.468.127.5100.0
Georgia3.861.235.0100.0
Hawaii7.764.927.4100.0
Idaho5.566.727.8100.0
Illinois4.961.533.6100.0
Indiana5.563.131.5100.0
Iowa7.164.628.3100.0
Kansas5.464.430.2100.0
Kentucky5.059.335.7100.0
Louisiana4.655.639.8100.0
Maine5.165.429.5100.0
Maryland6.162.331.6100.0
Massachusetts4.664.830.5100.0
Michigan3.763.632.6100.0
Minnesota7.365.527.2100.0
Mississippi2.258.039.7100.0
Missouri6.565.028.4100.0
Montana5.965.029.0100.0
Nebraska5.066.128.9100.0
Nevada4.462.433.2100.0
New Hampshire7.366.726.0100.0
New Jersey6.968.424.7100.0
New Mexico8.558.632.8100.0
New York6.561.132.4100.0
North Carolina5.463.231.4100.0
North Dakota4.759.435.8100.0
Ohio4.564.730.8100.0
Oklahoma5.660.533.9100.0
Oregon6.667.026.4100.0
Pennsylvania4.868.726.5100.0
Rhode Island7.164.628.3100.0
South Carolina4.556.339.2100.0
South Dakota6.367.226.5100.0
Tennessee6.359.634.1100.0
Texas4.159.336.6100.0
Utah9.668.322.1100.0
Vermont5.869.724.5100.0
Virginia5.165.129.8100.0
Washington5.168.726.2100.0
West Virginia5.261.233.6100.0
Wisconsin4.966.328.8100.0
Wyoming7.366.026.7100.0
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