- What We Expect: Lower the obesity rate.
- Baseline: 23.8%
- Target: 18.7%
- Target Date: 2020
- Reporting Agency: DOH
The obesity rate is measured annually and can not be calculated on a quarterly basis. The baseline in 2011 was 23.8 percent. In 2012, we saw a reduction in the obesity rate to 21.9 percent. The Healthy People 2020 Target has been set at 18.7 percent for the city.