Males 12-19

Males 12-19

Females 12-19

Females 6-11

FIGURE 2-3 Trends in child and adolescent obesity, girls and boys aged 6 through 19 years.

NOTE: Obesity is defined as a BMI at or above the age- and gender-specific 95th percentile cutoff points from the 2000 CDC BMI charts. SOURCES: Ogden et al., 2002a; CDC, 2003.

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