Nutrition, Physical Activity, & Obesity Data & Statistics
This section data about youth dietary and physical activity behaviors and about school policies and practices to encourage healthy eating, and physical activity, and prevent obesity. These data are collected through surveillance systems administered by CDC’s Division of Adolescent and School Health.
- Youth Online – Dietary Behaviors
- Youth Online – Physical Activity
- Youth Online – Obesity, Overweight, and Weight Control
- The Obesity Epidemic and United States Students pdf icon[PDF – 139 KB]
- Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity, Dietary Behaviors, and Weight Control Practices, National YRBS: 1991-2017 pdf icon[PDF – 189 KB]
- Trends in the Prevalence of Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviors, National YRBS: 1991-2017 pdf icon[PDF – 152 KB]