Adult obesity statistics forLincoln County, NC

According to the World Health Organization, as of 2014, the United States (U.S.) average Body Mass Index (BMI) ranked 17th out of more than 200 countries. This means only 16 other countries, of those tested, averaged higher BMIs than the U.S. [1] The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention backs up this data reporting nearly 40-percent of the population (about 93 million people) in the U.S. were obese as of 2015-16.[2]

In Lincoln, men average a BMI of 29.2 and women come in at a BMI of 31.4. The typical weight of men is 201 pounds with women weighing 180 pounds.

The average pounds to lose in Lincoln is 46 pounds. That is 23 % lower than the state average of 60 pounds and 22 % lower than the country average of 59 pounds.

Average Weight
201 lbs
180 lbs

Average weight to lose 46.1 pounds

State Avg 59.7 pounds

Country Avg 59.0 pounds

Obesity averages for Men

Obesity averages for Men

In Lincoln, the average age of obese men is 47. The average BMI for males is 29.2, approximately 7% lower than female.

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Obesity averages for Women

Obesity averages for Women

44 average age

In Lincoln, the average age of obese women is 44. The average BMI for females is 31.4, approximately 7% higher than male.

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The data provided for Lincoln, 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.