Pie Chart: Obesity in the United States

Yesterday we have just shared a heat map about Americans health index in the past 30 years, and here we find a detailed pie chart about obesity situation in various states.

Size of each pie chart indicates total population size rather than obesity situation, and the detailed obesity status can refer to the percentage break down. Mouseover the pie charts, and you can get detailed population information. This map is interactive enough that you can see the changes from 1995 to 2011 by clicking the Play button in the bottom.

Check the above map and see if you are agree with the study.

Heat Map: Americans Health Index in Past 30 Years

An interactive heat map is created for showcasing how healthy are Americans in past 30 years. You may now check out the obesity index, average life span, physical activity and hypertension statics regarding to male and female within these 30 years in the map below:
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Mouseover states / counties, and you can find the detailed study of the findings, which was done by┬áthe Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington. Among all those findings, it is not surprised that female’s life expectancy is still higher than male.