Viewing latest disparity data for: NWS-9 Obesity among adults (age adjusted, percent, 20+ years)

NWS-9 Disparities Details by Race and Ethnicity for 2016

Data source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), CDC/NCHS

Summary measures of health disparities by Race and Ethnicity — 2013-16
  • The best group rate for this objective, 37.1% (age adjusted), was attained by White only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.
  • The worst group rate for this objective, 48.0% (age adjusted), was attained by Black or African American only, not Hispanic or Latino persons.

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