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Overweight Report of America

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obese Americans ages 20–74 years old from 1988–2010, as reported by the National Center for Health Statistics in 2012.

 Obesity types 

1976–80

1988–94

1999–2002

2007–10

Overweight (BMI greater than or equal to 25.0 and less than 30.0) 47.4 56 65.2 68.5
Obese (BMI greater than or equal to 30.0) 15 23.2 31.1 35.3
Extremely Obese (BMI greater than or equal to 40.0) 1.4 3 5 NA
Grade 1 Obesity (BMI 30.0 to 34.9) NA NA 18.1 19
Grade 2 Obesity (BMI 35.0 to 39.9) NA NA 7.8 9.2
Grade 3 Obesity (BMI greater than or equal 40.0) NA NA 5.2 6.3

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