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Adult obesity statistics forJohnston County, NC

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 Johnston, men average a BMI of 31.7 and women come in at a BMI of 33.0. The typical weight of men is 226 pounds with women weighing 193 pounds.

The average pounds to lose in Johnston is 61 pounds. That is 3 % higher than the state average of 60 pounds and 4 % higher than the country average of 59 pounds.

Average Weight
Men:
226 lbs
Women:
193 lbs

Average weight to lose 61.3 pounds


State Avg 59.7 pounds

Country Avg 59.0 pounds


Obesity averages for Men

Obesity averages for Men

In Johnston, the average age of obese men is 47. The average BMI for males is 31.7, approximately 4% lower than female.

47 average age

average bmi

Obesity averages for Women

Obesity averages for Women

44 average age

In Johnston, the average age of obese women is 44. The average BMI for females is 33.0, approximately 4% higher than male.

average bmi

The data provided for Johnston, NC 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.