Interpretation of Screening and Risk Factors Data

Screening and Risk Factors Report by State
(Directly Estimated 2022 BRFSS Data)

Obese (BMI >= 30)
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 20+

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


West Virginia


Louisiana


Mississippi


Oklahoma


Tennessee


Alabama


Indiana


Ohio


Delaware


Iowa


Kentucky


Wisconsin


Arkansas


South Dakota


Georgia


Missouri


Texas


Kansas


North Dakota


Virginia


Nebraska


South Carolina


Michigan


Puerto Rico


Wyoming


Minnesota


North Carolina


Pennsylvania


Nevada


Illinois


Arizona


Maryland


Idaho


Maine


Alaska


New Mexico


Florida


Washington


Utah


Oregon


Rhode Island


Montana


Connecticut


New Hampshire


New York


New Jersey


California


Massachusetts


Vermont


Hawaii


Colorado


District of Columbia




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/26/2024 11:06 am.
* Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates. Counts are suppressed if fewer than 16 records were reported in a specific area-sex-race category.
Data not available for this combination of data selections.
2 2022 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. Data for the US is a median and not a percent.

BRFSS Prevalence estimates presented here may vary from other published estimates due to differences in the methodology used to generate estimates.

Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.