NWS-9 Reduce the proportion of adults who are obese
Leading Health Indicators are a subset of Healthy People 2020 objectives selected to communicate high-priority health issues.
|Baseline:||33.9 percent of persons aged 20 years and over were obese in 2005–08 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)|
|Target-Setting Method:||10 percent improvement|
National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.