CivMetrics collects key public health data for the largest cities in the United States. We’re posting some of our insights here. In this installment, we look at obesity rates in major cities. For questions about our data, or to request data, please contact EBallantine@CivMetrics.com. Data is from the CDC.
There’s a huge disparity in obesity rates between large U.S. cities. What are the most obese cities in the US?
At the bottom of this page, find a sortable table with the obesity rate of the 100 largest U.S. cities. But first, a couple highlights:
Here are the 10 most obese U.S. cities:
Meanwhile, here are the 10 cities with the lowest obesity rates:
Below, find a sortable table with the obesity rate of the 100 largest U.S. cities.