Screening and Risk Factors Report by State (Directly Estimated 2011 BRFSS Data)
Obese (BMI >= 30) All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 20+ Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: NWS9 Reduce the proportion of adults who are obese
Sorted by Percent

Explanation of Column Headers
Percent (95% Confidence Interval)  The percent of people Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  Number of people who responded to the survey and are in the current category.
Line by Line Interpretation of the Report

United States
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.1 (27.9, 28.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.9 to 28.4.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 129,909.

Mississippi
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 35.6 (34.2, 37.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 34.2 to 37.1.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,931.

Louisiana
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 34.8 (33.3, 36.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 33.3 to 36.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,548.

West Virginia
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 33.2 (31.6, 34.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 31.6 to 34.8.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,636.

Alabama
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 32.9 (31.4, 34.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 31.4 to 34.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,397.

Michigan
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 32.1 (30.8, 33.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 30.8 to 33.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,289.

Oklahoma
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 31.8 (30.4, 33.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 30.4 to 33.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,530.

South Carolina
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 31.7 (30.4, 33.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 30.4 to 33.0.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,940.

Arkansas
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 31.5 (29.4, 33.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 29.4 to 33.7.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,372.

Texas
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 31.4 (30.0, 32.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 30.0 to 32.8.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 4,030.

Indiana
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 31.2 (29.8, 32.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 29.8 to 32.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,554.

Missouri
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 31.0 (29.4, 32.7) with a 95% confidence interval from 29.4 to 32.7.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,843.

Kentucky
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was not met.
Percent  The percent is 30.8 (29.4, 32.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 29.4 to 32.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,246.

Kansas
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 30.3 (29.5, 31.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 29.5 to 31.2.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 5,875.

Ohio
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 30.1 (28.8, 31.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 28.8 to 31.4.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,703.

Tennessee
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.9 (27.5, 32.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.5 to 32.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,715.

Iowa
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.8 (28.4, 31.1) with a 95% confidence interval from 28.4 to 31.1.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,991.

North Carolina
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.8 (28.4, 31.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 28.4 to 31.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,952.

Virginia
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.8 (28.1, 31.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 28.1 to 31.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,768.

Delaware
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.6 (27.8, 31.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.8 to 31.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,336.

Nebraska
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.3 (28.5, 30.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 28.5 to 30.2.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 7,208.

Pennsylvania
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.0 (27.7, 30.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.7 to 30.2.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,118.

South Dakota
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 29.0 (27.0, 30.9) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.0 to 30.9.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,283.

Georgia
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.8 (27.4, 30.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.4 to 30.2.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,713.

Maryland
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.8 (27.4, 30.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.4 to 30.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,614.

North Dakota
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.8 (27.3, 30.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.3 to 30.4.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,423.

Maine
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.5 (27.5, 29.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 27.5 to 29.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,427.

Wisconsin
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.5 (26.5, 30.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 26.5 to 30.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,437.

Alaska
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.0 (25.8, 30.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.8 to 30.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 938.

Illinois
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 28.0 (26.3, 29.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 26.3 to 29.8.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,506.

Idaho
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 27.6 (25.9, 29.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.9 to 29.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,552.

Oregon
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 27.4 (25.8, 29.0) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.8 to 29.0.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,541.

Washington
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 27.3 (26.1, 28.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 26.1 to 28.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,767.

Florida
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 27.2 (25.9, 28.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.9 to 28.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,210.

New Mexico
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 27.1 (25.9, 28.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.9 to 28.4.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,290.

New Hampshire
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 26.7 (25.2, 28.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.2 to 28.2.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,576.

Minnesota
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 26.5 (25.4, 27.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 25.4 to 27.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,685.

Rhode Island
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 26.2 (24.6, 27.8) with a 95% confidence interval from 24.6 to 27.8.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,511.

Vermont
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 26.1 (24.7, 27.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 24.7 to 27.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,678.

Wyoming
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 25.6 (24.0, 27.2) with a 95% confidence interval from 24.0 to 27.2.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,639.

Utah
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 25.4 (24.4, 26.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 24.4 to 26.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,921.

Arizona
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 25.3 (23.2, 27.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.2 to 27.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,489.

New York
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 25.3 (23.9, 26.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.9 to 26.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,752.

Montana
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 25.2 (23.9, 26.6) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.9 to 26.6.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,481.

Nevada
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 25.1 (23.1, 27.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.1 to 27.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,264.

Connecticut
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 24.8 (23.3, 26.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.3 to 26.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,575.

California
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 24.6 (23.7, 25.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.7 to 25.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,942.

District of Columbia
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 24.5 (22.6, 26.5) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.6 to 26.5.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,022.

New Jersey
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 24.2 (23.2, 25.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 23.2 to 25.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 3,461.

Massachusetts
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 23.4 (22.4, 24.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 22.4 to 24.4.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 4,986.

Hawaii
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 22.7 (21.3, 24.3) with a 95% confidence interval from 21.3 to 24.3.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 1,533.

Colorado
Met Objective of 30.6%?^{1}  The Healthy People 2020 Objective was met.
Percent  The percent is 21.4 (20.3, 22.4) with a 95% confidence interval from 20.3 to 22.4.
Number of Respondents with Screening or Risk Factor  The number of people is 2,711.

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/23/2014 12:55 pm. ^{1} Healthy People 2020 Objectives is managed by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. ^{2} 2011 BRFSS Survey Data is the source for this data collected by the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.
Note: Healthy People 2020 Objectives are ageadjusted to the year 2000 standard population while these estimates are not ageadjusted.
