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Exhibit 4:

Obesity and Overweight Prevalence Among Children Aged 10 to 17, by State, 2003 vs. 2007


State Obesity Prevalence
2003
Overweight Prevalence
2003
Obesity Prevalence
2007
Overweight Prevalence
2007
Alabama 16.7% 34.6% 17.9% 36.1%
Alaska 11.1% 30.7% 14.1% 33.9%
Arizona 12.2% 29.7% 17.8% 30.6%
Arkansas 16.4% 32.9% 20.4% 37.5%
California 13.2% 30.1% 15.0% 30.5%
Colorado 9.9% 21.9% 14.2% 27.2%
Connecticut 12.3% 27.3% 12.5% 25.7%
Delaware 14.8% 35.5% 13.3% 33.2%
Florida 14.4% 32.5% 18.3% 33.1%
Georgia 16.4% 31.7% 21.3% 37.3%
Hawaii 13.3% 26.9% 11.2% 28.5%
Idaho 10.1% 25.6% 11.8% 27.5%
Illinois 15.8% 31.2% 20.7% 34.9%
Indiana 15.6% 32.9% 14.7% 29.9%
Iowa 12.5% 25.5% 11.2% 26.5%
Kansas 14.0% 30.0% 16.2% 31.1%
Kentucky 20.6% 38.2% 21.0% 37.1%
Louisiana 17.2% 35.6% 20.7% 35.9%
Maine 12.7% 30.0% 12.9% 28.2%
Maryland 13.3% 29.9% 13.6% 28.8%
Massachusetts 13.6% 28.9% 13.3% 30.0%
Michigan 14.5% 28.8% 12.5% 30.6%
Minnesota 10.1% 23.9% 11.1% 23.1%
Mississippi 17.8% 36.7% 21.9% 44.5%
Missouri 15.6% 31.0% 13.6% 31.0%
Montana 11.1% 27.3% 11.8% 25.6%
Nebraska 11.9% 26.3% 15.8% 31.5%
Nevada 12.4% 26.6% 15.2% 34.2%
New Hampshire 12.9% 27.3% 12.8% 29.4%
New Jersey 13.7% 31.5% 15.4% 31.0%
New Mexico 16.8% 28.9% 16.0% 32.7%
New York 15.3% 30.9% 17.1% 32.9%
North Carolina 19.3% 33.9% 18.6% 33.5%
North Dakota 12.1% 26.9% 11.4% 25.7%
Ohio 14.2% 30.4% 18.5% 33.3%
Oklahoma 15.4% 28.2% 16.4% 29.6%
Oregon 14.1% 26.5% 9.6% 24.3%
Pennsylvania 13.3% 29.3% 15.0% 29.7%
Rhode Island 11.9% 27.0% 14.4% 30.1%
South Carolina 18.9% 36.1% 15.3% 33.8%
South Dakota 12.1% 25.8% 13.2% 28.4%
Tennessee 20.0% 35.3% 20.6% 36.5%
Texas 19.1% 32.4% 20.4% 32.2%
Utah 8.5% 20.9% 11.4% 23.1%
Vermont 11.3% 25.6% 12.9% 26.7%
Virginia 13.8% 30.5% 15.2% 31.0%
Washington 10.8% 25.0% 11.1% 29.5%
West Virginia 20.9% 36.4% 18.9% 35.5%
Wisconsin 13.5% 29.4% 13.1% 27.9%
Wyoming 8.7% 22.9% 10.2% 25.7%

Note: The overweight category includes obese children.
Source: National Survey of Children's Health, 2003 and 2007.

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