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2000 Adult Behavioral Risk Factor Data
Weighted Column Percents Unweighted Frequencies
Overweight and obesity prevalence among adults.
(Weighted Column Percents)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Not at risk (BMI less than 25.0) 42.6 60.2 48.1 42.1 37.1 32.3 39.5
Overweight (BMI between 25.0 and 29.99) 37.1 29.0 35.1 37.0 36.6 42.5 41.0
Obese (BMI 30.0 or greater) 20.4 10.8 16.9 21.0 26.3 25.3 19.5
Male Not at risk (BMI less than 25.0) 34.5 53.7 39.3 31.2 28.4 27.3 31.9
Overweight (BMI between 25.0 and 29.99) 45.5 36.8 45.0 46.4 43.8 49.2 50.8
Obese (BMI 30.0 or greater) 20.0 9.6 15.7 22.4 27.8 23.5 17.3
Female Not at risk (BMI less than 25.0) 50.6 67.4 57.5 53.4 46.4 37.2 45.2
Overweight (BMI between 25.0 and 29.99) 28.7 20.4 24.4 27.1 28.9 35.7 33.7
Obese (BMI 30.0 or greater) 20.7 12.1 18.1 19.5 24.8 27.0 21.1
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.

Overweight and obesity prevalence among adults.
(Unweighted Frequencies)

Total Age Groups
18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+
Total 7,703 696 1,436 1,605 1,561 1,048 1,357
Not at risk (BMI less than 25.0) 3,269 424 699 675 587 337 547
Overweight (BMI between 25.0 and 29.99) 2,634 168 446 539 538 417 526
Obese (BMI 30.0 or greater) 1,482 74 229 313 367 254 245
Don't Know/Not sure/Refused 318 30 62 78 69 40 39
Male Total 3,092 307 630 641 646 403 465
Not at risk (BMI less than 25.0) 1,069 167 255 205 181 108 153
Overweight (BMI between 25.0 and 29.99) 1,386 103 266 298 292 194 233
Obese (BMI 30.0 or greater) 595 29 95 133 165 98 75
Don't Know/Not sure/Refused 42 8 14 5 8 3 4
Female Total 4,611 389 806 964 915 645 892
Not at risk (BMI less than 25.0) 2,200 257 444 470 406 229 394
Overweight (BMI between 25.0 and 29.99) 1,248 65 180 241 246 223 293
Obese (BMI 30.0 or greater) 887 45 134 180 202 156 170
Don't Know/Not sure/Refused 276 22 48 73 61 37 35
Denominator is:
All survey respondents.