Notes: Abbreviation: FPL = federal poverty level.
Estimates age-adjusted by the direct method to the 2000 projected U.S. Census population using the age groups 20–39, 40–59, and ≥60 years.
Significant linear trends for all groups except >350% of FPL for women. For >350% of FPL for men also significant quadratic trend. All p<0.05.
Data Source: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999–2002 to 2011–2014.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Prevalence of Obesity Among Adults, by Household Income and Education — United States, 2011–2014