Adult obesity statistics forPanola County, MS

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the obesity rate as of 2017-2018 was 42.4%. People with obesity have a body mass index, or BMI, of 30+. [1] Of those in the obese category, about 9% are considered having severe obesity or a BMI of 40+. Based on a 2016 review of data, the United States is ranked 12th among nearly 200 countries based on prevalence of obesity. [2]

In Panola, men average a BMI of 35.8 and women come in at a BMI of 35.2. The typical weight of men is 250 pounds with women weighing 205 pounds.

The average pounds to lose in Panola is 82 pounds. That is 26 % higher than the state average of 65 pounds and 40 % higher than the country average of 59 pounds.

Average Weight
250 lbs
205 lbs

Average weight to lose 82.3 pounds

State Avg 65.1 pounds

Country Avg 59.0 pounds

Obesity averages for Men

Obesity averages for Men

In Panola, the average age of obese men is 47. The average BMI for males is 35.8, approximately 2% higher than female.

47 average age

average bmi

Obesity averages for Women

Obesity averages for Women

44 average age

In Panola, the average age of obese women is 44. The average BMI for females is 35.2, approximately 2% lower than male.

average bmi

The data provided for Panola, MS is based, specifically, on people interested in weight-loss supplements, fat burners, meal replacement shakes, and other products/services designed for people trying to lose weight.