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Exhibit 5:

Share of Obese, Overweight and Normal-Weight Adults by Race/Ethnicity, 2009, Texas vs. the U.S.


Ethnicity Texas Normal Texas Overweight Texas Obese U.S. Normal U.S. Overweight U.S. Obese
White 36.3% 37.9% 25.7% 36.9% 36.3% 26.4%
Black 28.6% 35.5% 35.7% 26.7% 33.3% 38.7%
Hispanic 25.9% 37.6% 36.4% 32.2% 37.2% 29.3%
Other 54.0% 33.9% 12.1% 47.2% 31.8% 16.0%

Note: Percentages may not total to 100 percent due to rounding and unreported data for some states.
Source: U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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