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NWS-8

Weight Status

NWS-8 Increase the proportion of adults who are at a healthy weight
Baseline: 30.8 percent of persons aged 20 years and over were at a healthy weight in 2005–08 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 33.9 percent
Target-Setting Method: 10 percent improvement
Data Sources:
National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
Data:
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Healthy People 2010 The HP2010 objective with the same definition was 19-01.
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